AURA

  1. Compact Collects Artist Manager Glover

    June 18, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Veteran artist manager John Glover of London-based Blueprint Management has joined independent administration and worldwide rights collection agency Compact Collections. Glover says the move marks the next step in the restructuring and expansion o ...

  2. Record Results For PPL

    May 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Phonographic Performance Ltd has unveiled best-ever financial results. The U.K. collecting society, which licenses sound recordings for the country's record labels and performers, reported license fee income of £97.9 million ($193 million) in ...

  3. Midem Day One: DRM Takes Center Stage

    January 21, 2007 12:00 AM EST A buzzing and busy Midem opened for business today (Jan. 21), on what would otherwise have been a sunny, lazy Sunday. The annual music industry convention, now in its 41st year, continued to play host to the MidemNet conference, the specialist tec ...

  4. PPL, PAMRA, AURA Merger Completed

    January 21, 2007 12:00 AM EST PPL has completed its merger with PAMRA and AURA, creating a new body which it says represent the "most fundamental change" in the U.K. collecting society's seventy-three year history. London-based PPL (Phonographic Performance Limi ...

  5. OFT OKs U.K. Collecting Societies Merger

    May 03, 2006 12:00 AM EDT British corporate regulator the Office of Fair Trading has given the green light to a proposed merger of Britain's three collecting societies representing performers. British corporate regulator the Office of Fair Trading has given the green ...