The Indie Music Publishing Summit Is Definitely a Thing — Here's Who's Attending

The Indie Music Publishing Summit Is Definitely a Thing — Here's Who's Attending

AIMP’s Indie Music Publishing Summit is now a bonafide series. It looks like the Association Indie Music Publishers (AIMP) is rapidly filling seats at its recently-hatched Indie Music Publishing Summit.  The shindig, now in its second year, is slated for June 12th  in New York — with huge buy-in across the broader publishing sector. We’ve attended a number AIMP events […]

Who Says Spotify Gets to Have All the Fun? Tencent Music Prepares for an IPO

Who Says Spotify Gets to Have All the Fun? Tencent Music Prepares for an IPO

Will investors readily line up behind Tencent Music’s IPO? Following Spotify’s debut on the New York Stock Exchange, Tencent Holdings has now started preparing to launch its own IPO. The Wall Street Journal reports that the company’s music division, Tencent Music, hopes to interview potential underwriting banks.  Sources told WSJ that this would likely happen over the next month.  The […]

Cancer Bats Celebrate Their 'Hail Destroyer' Tenth Anniversary by Surprise Releasing 'The Spark That Moves'

Cancer Bats Celebrate Their 'Hail Destroyer' Tenth Anniversary by Surprise Releasing 'The Spark That Moves'

“As a fan, when I see a pre-order, I’m just thinking, ‘Don’t tell me I can buy something in three months, tell me I can buy it right now.’ Don’t bother telling me until it’s ready,” Cancer Bats vocalist Liam Cormier tells Exclaim! about why the Toronto metalcore band decided to surprise release their sixth album, The Spark That Moves. […]