On-Line Publications with Old World behaviour

Many magazines with long histories in print media are getting very tech savvy and learning to reward consumers in ways that satisfy their needs for print copy and instant, on-line updates (plus access to digital versions as required) I’ve been… Read more

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

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