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This round-up covers the UK music market in 2014, Avex, Apple, CIE and Live Nation 3Q15 financials, and crowdfunding metrics


  • A new report from the trade association UK Music has revealed that the British music industry contributed £4.1bn ($6.8bn) to the economy in 2014, an increase of 5% on the £3.8bn generated in 2013.

Features and Benefits

  • The research note details the latest music industry facts and figures
  • Covers the UK music industry in 2014, Avex, Apple, CIE and Live Nation 3Q15 financials and crowdfunding metrics from Kickstarter and PledgeMusic

Key questions answered

  • How big in value terms are the different sectors of the UK recorded music industry?
  • What landmark details have the two crowdfunding services Kickstarter and PledgeMusic just published?

Table of contents

UK music in 2014, Avex, Apple, CIE and Live Nation 3Q15 financials, crowdfunding metrics

  • Value of UK music industry up 5% in 2014
  • Few positives in the latest Avex Group financials
  • iPhone sales boost Apple’s revenue to a new record
  • Strong lineup of events boosts CIE earnings
  • Across the board sector gains for Live Nation
  • New metrics from Kickstarter and PledgeMusic


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