Independent Record Labels

Why I'm Celebrating 'Independents Day' This 4th July

Lliana Bird | Posted 03.07.2015 | UK Entertainment
Lliana Bird

My radio show on Xfm is a testament to how loved and important these artists have become and so, this fourth of July... I want to declare "Independents Day" and share the stories of four of the world's best loved indie labels.

Music Fans Still Love Physical Formats

Iain McNay | Posted 06.03.2013 | UK Entertainment
Iain McNay

On the one hand, people are not paying for recorded music in the way that they used to; on the other, a large proportion of those who do, still prefer something tangible they can hold in their hand.

Does the Music Industry Really Need Another Awards Show? Well Yes, Actually...

Lara Baker | Posted 30.10.2012 | UK Entertainment
Lara Baker

Why would AIM, the body looking after the UK's independent labels and their artists, decide to shoehorn one more awards show into the already full-to-bursting calendar?

Daniel Ek, 29, Spotify Founder, Tenth Richest On The Sunday Times Music Rich List

Huffington Post UK | Melanie Hick | Posted 26.06.2012 | UK Tech

Daniel Ek, the 29-year-old founder of Spotify has shot his way up The Sunday Times music rich list, to place equal tenth with Mick Jagger and the Beck...