Here’s all the music industry news you need to know today.

Blondie to host show on smoothfm from April 29 – via smoothfm

UK’s Digital Economy Bill rubber stamped by MPs—broadband speed demand squished – via ars Technica

Merlin boss Charles Caldas: ‘The majors seem to be three years behind us’. – via MusicAlly

Jack White Signs First-Ever Global Publishing Deal with Universal Music Publishing Group – via Billboard

The 17th annual Helpmann Awards, which will see the stars of the live performance industry come together, takes centre stage in Sydney on Monday 24 July – via Helpmann Awards

Imagem USA concludes new long-term publishing deal with the Irving Berlin Music Company. – via RotD

Struggling Twitter reported revenues of $548 million in the first quarter of 2017, a drop of 8 percent from the same period a year ago, marking the first such decline for the platform. – via VentureBeat

Legendary singer and guitarist Glen Campbell’s farewell album, Adiós, will be released June 9 through Universal Music Australia – via Glen Campbell

Merlin has announced a reduction to its Administration Fee for members – dropping from 2% to 1.5% of revenues. – via RotD