Music Business Worldwide Facebook offers ‘hundreds of millions of dollars’ to labels and publishers for global licenses
The New York Times Women are making best rock music today
The Globe and Mail Choosing change and reconciliation in the arts
Digital Music News The world’s largest music publishers just declared war on Spotify — in no uncertain terms
The Guardian Rap and the gender gap: why are female MCs still not being heard?
Vulture How a hit rap song happens now
CityLab Can City Hall make a music scene?
Play Your Gender Sara Quin on the pressure to be likeable as a woman in music
Complete Music Update PRS Foundation to launch new female focussed music industry development programme at Reeperbahn
FYI Music News Is national media ignoring Canadian country’s boom?
CBC News Toronto musicians about to get a home of their own?
Noisey Men forcefully kissing artists onstage is harmful bullshit
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