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One Liners: Sony/ATV, Bucks, AEG, more

By | Published on Thursday 16 August 2018


Other notable announcements and developments today…

• Sony/ATV has promoted Jenny Lambert to VP Digital & Business Affairs International and Moses Martiny to VP Digital, International & UK. Mika Partanen also joins the company from PRS For Music as Director of Digital Business Development.

• Adam Soffe has joined Bucks Music Group from Ministry Of Sound as Creative & Bespoke Sync Executive. “Adam has a fantastic energy”, says Bucks Director Of Creative A&R Sarah Liversedge Platz.

• AEG Presents has appointed Simon Jones to the newly created role of SVP Live Music International. “I’m excited”, says Jones.

• Live Nation in the US has made Amy Marks its Head Of Integrated Marketing. She joins from Bloomberg. “I’m THRILLED”, she says.

• The Kinks have unveiled previously unreleased track ‘Time Song’, from the upcoming 50th anniversary reissue of ‘The Village Green Preservation Society’.

• Cat Power has released new Lana Del Rey collaboration ‘Woman’.

• Suede have released new single ‘Life Is Golden’.

• Stefflon Don has released the video for the opening track of her new mixtape ‘Secure’. Here’s ‘Lil Bitch’.

• Fucked Up have released new single ‘Normal People’. They’ve also announced that they will be touring the UK and Ireland in January, finishing up at The Garage in London on 25 Jan.

• Idles have released new single ‘Great’. “Let us go forward with open minds and open hearts into that fuck off fire we’ve started”, says frontman Joe Talbot of the message behind the track. “No blame, no hate. Just love and a blue passport”.

• Check out our weekly Spotify playlist of new music featured in the CMU Daily – updated every Friday.

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