The New Economics Of The Music Industry

Interesting article in the US version of ROLLING STONE MAGZINE click here However the reality is that in the interim years – ie until these new revenue streams are established and understood – it’s going to be very difficult for… Read more

Red Bull "Revolutions In Sound"

Gotta love the way Red Bull nurture and encourage new music on a global basis. The recent London Eye multi-pod concert was no exception. Read More Here Radio 1 DJ Benji B gave it all a great plug the following evening… Read more

Reaching For Higher Love! – tonight at 6pm London W1

Looking forward to our third GENUINE/MMF Brands & Bands event this evening, with contributions from Nuala Donnelly (O2 Music Sponsorship Manager), Sarah Healy (Diageo Global Category Manager), Lisa Lindahl (Puma Head of European Entertainment Marketing), Will Hambleton (Robbie Williams, Ladyhawke,… Read more

The Next Genuine/MMF Brands and Bands Event

GENUINE has once again partnered with the UK music manager’s trade body, The MMF , in our on-going series of Brands and Bands events. On 29th September, between 6pm – 8pm, three “pairs” of  experienced Brand and Band managers will… Read more

Social Media Music Sharing Is Coming of Age

Just seen a blog on Tech Crunch about the new Google Chrome extension called +Music. Essentially, once loaded, you can use +Music to search for any artist and it will automatically load/queue related music and info. Then you can highlight… Read more

Genuine's Brands and Bands "Teatime Summit"

Many thanks to all attendees of our recent Brands and Bands “Teatime Summit”, once again partnered with the UK music manager’s trade body, the MMF. This session, held on July 13th, saw contributions from senior representatives from PUMA; DIAGEO; EUROSTAR;… Read more

Heineken does (agency-less) deal with Google

In return for committing to certain levels of advertising investment with Google, Heineken will be given privileged access to the search firm’s data and receive discounts. Alexis Nasard, Heineken’s chief commercial officer, speaking at last week’s Cannes Lions festival, said… Read more

Music's Bronze Age

Our management division, Genuine Artists,  has been working with London based musician Gwilym Gold on his new album project since he disbanded his former group, Golden Silvers, at the tail-end of 2009. 18 months in the making Gwilym’s new project… Read more