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Recording & Broadcasting

Recording & Broadcasting news

Music Licensing Organisation PPL Announces Largest Ever Annual International Collection

PPL has announced that their international collection has grown over 40 per cent from 2017 to 2018. The Musicians’ Union welcomes this announcement as excellent news for their members.

Musicians Required for Research into use of Backing Tracks and Stems in Live Performance

Are you a touring musician, regularly record commercial audio, or both? The Recording & Broadcasting section is actively seeking members to help find out more about the use of backing tracks and stems – particularly on tours.

I was told back when I was doing live sessions on radio stations that it was wise to join the Union. I always tell my musicians the same thing.

Channi Singh, musician and ‘godfather of bhangra’


Radio Workshops

12 March - 26 March

Women in Jazz and WorldWide FM will be presenting a set of three workshop for 18-26 year olds, on creating, running and pitching your own radio show.


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