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The Ivors Academy responds to Government consultation on decriminalising BBC TV licence evasion

We have responded to Government’s consultation on decriminalising evasion of the TV licence fee, which aimed to gather views on switching to a civil enforcement system.

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Mitch Murray CBE pays tribute to songwriter Bill Martin MBE

The Ivors Academy was deeply saddened to hear of the death of Academy member, three-time Ivor Novello Award winner and Gold Badge recipient Bill Martin MBE last week.

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The German songwriter streaming revolt: re-slicing the royalty pie

Key takeaways from our recent event, as the Academy's Songwriter Committee Chair Helienne Lindvall explores new ways to redress the streaming value gap.

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The Ivors Academy calls on digital platforms and collecting societies to divert £100m+ of black box streaming royalties into a new hardship fund

Graham Davies, CEO of The Ivors Academy, says the music industry must do much more to provide support to the thousands of musicians facing a funding crisis.

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The Ivors Academy’s statement on coronavirus from Crispin Hunt

Chair of The Ivors Academy Crispin Hunt responds to COVID-19 outbreak.

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Our collaboration with Apple Music

Together with Apple Music, we will bring wider exposure and development opportunities for our members - all with the goal of strengthening our community of music creators

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The Ivors Academy Gold Badge 2019 Recipients Announced

Our Gold Badge ceremony returns on 11 October to celebrate outstanding contributors to the music creator community.

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Support for those impacted by the PledgeMusic collapse

We’ve united with music trade organisations and charities to support those affected by the closure of PledgeMusic.

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PRS for Music launch public consultation on terms of Classical Music Concert and Recitals Tariff LC

PRS for Music is holding a public consultation following a series of talks with several key stakeholders and representative bodies.

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