Matthew Capper to Exit Warner Chappell Amid WMG Cuts

Warner Chappell Music Australia managing director Matthew Capper will depart from the music publishing giant later this month, sources tell The Music Network, as Warner Music Group (WMG) applies cuts to its company-wide workforce. News of Capper’s exit from Warner Chappell (WC) is a shock, coming down the grapevine in a week that WMG reported […]

The Vaccines: O2 Institute, Birmingham

Photo by Paul Reynolds The VaccinesBirmingham O2 Institute Monday 5th February 2024 With a beautiful bouquet of fresh classics from their latest album, A Pick-Up Full Of Pink Carnations, indie darlings The Vaccines bring a perfect set to a sold-out Birmingham. Review by Sam Lambeth and photos by Paul Reynolds. Justin Hayward-Young mustn’t set his hopes […]

Sara Beth Yurow reflects on her accomplishments in “What About”

Born and raised in Kailua, Hawai’i, LA-based pop-punk artist Sara Beth Yurow is carving her path in the industry with her distinct musical style. From her various sessions with established artists, backing up Rachel Platten for the 2016 ESPN Pro Bowl Pregame Show to an appearance on Hawai’i Five-0, and representing Susan Page Modeling in […]

Milly Petriella Awarded Order of Australia Medal

Milly Petriella can now add OAM to her business card. The music industry veteran is awarded the Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) in the General Division, Australia Day recognition for “service to music and the performing arts.” Petriella was a star at APRA AMCOS, where she served as director, member relations and partnerships […]

Manchester, Night & Day Café

Gustaffson Nigel & Day 19 January 2024 Gustaffson played their biggest gig to date at Manchester’s Night & Day last night, more than ably supported by a solo Chris Bridgett. Nigel reviews with pics by Phil Portus. Chris is a regular around these parts, popping up in the most unlikely of places, putting his heart […]

Dan Hochman contemplates relationships in “Pain Of An Almost”

Colorado based singer-songwriter and musician extraordinaire Dan Hochman has shared the highlight off of his latest album. The single entitled “Pain Of An Almost” is deeply emotive and poignant exploring an important relationship in his own life. With “Pain Of An Almost”, Dan Hochman looks back at a past love, one whom he loved and […]

Lucian Grainge Lauds UMG’s Australia Success, AI Breakthroughs

As the new year breaks, Lucian Grainge spreads the festive cheer with employees at Universal Music Group, which, according to the music giant’s leader, is coming off another dominant year with several challenges successfully navigated. Growth is good, breaking records is even better. UMG, writes Grainge in his annual internal memo to staff, seen by […]

6lack shares video for “Temporary” (feat. Don Toliver)” and “Outside (Cait’s Version)”

Three-time Grammy-nominated alternative R&B/Hip Hop artist 6LACK returns to the forefront with the video for his song “Temporary”  featuring Don Toliver and another song “Outside (Cait’s Version)”. “Temporary” is a heartfelt and reflective tune that explores the cracks in relationships and how he is taking steps to be a permanent fixture in his girl’s life. […]