Here’s all the music industry news you need to know today.
Embassy Music Publishing signs Tyrone Noonan to a worldwide music publishing deal. It was completed recently in the company’s New York office with Managing Director, Jane English and Creative Director, Denise Sharp. This will see Tyrone published worldwide by the Music Sales Group of affiliates. – via Facebook
Bozoma Saint John — an Apple executive who has played a prominent role in recent product launches — is leaving Apple to become chief brand officer at Uber. – via CNBC
Spotify has hired two former WPP executives to work closely with ad agencies and auto brands. – via AdWeek
Warner Music Group has announced the creation of a new division to be called Arts Music, which will will focus on signing, developing, and marketing artists and releases across a spectrum of genres, including classical, musical theatre, jazz, children’s music, film scores, and other fields generally outside the pop mainstream. – via RotD
Foxtel also launches new strategy and new logo: “Foxtel is for everyone” – via B&T
The Association of Independent Festivals (AIF) has partnered with several booking agencies to match emerging artists with their member festivals this season. – via RotD