XM Music Publishing has signed a deal to acquire a significant chunk of music publishing company Loudwire for $1 billion

The acquisition of Loudwire is another step in the growing trend of acquisitions in the music publishing industry.The company announced this week that it had signed a multi-year deal to purchase Loudwire.Under the deal, the company will now be led by a board of directors consisting of Loudawolf CEO, CEO Mark Thompson and Chief Creative

Nashville music publishers ready to go for new era

The music industry is about to embark on a new chapter as publishers are ready to take a leap of faith in the industry.The Nashville Music Publishers Association (NMPA) announced Wednesday that it has launched a new company called Essential Music Publishing, a new label for Nashville musicians.NMPA says it plans to sell music from