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INTRODUCING CMU INSIGHTS

CMU Insights is our music business consultancy. We support the music industry – both music companies and companies working with music – through training, consulting, research reports and conference sessions.




THE CMU INSIGHTS TRAINING HUB presents regular programmes of seminars, webinars and masterclasses for music people; runs in-house seminars for numerous music companies and organisations; and presents speed briefings at music conferences around the world | INFO




THE CMU INSIGHTS RESEARCH HUB undertakes research projects investigating current trends and best practice in the business of music. This includes our ground-breaking work with MMF and AIM, plus regular CMU Trends guides, briefings and reports available to premium subscribers | INFO




THE CMU INSIGHTS EVENTS HUB presents briefings, seminars and discussions at music industry events across the world, and curates and hosts the acclaimed annual CMU+TGE Sessions that take place as part of The Great Escape showcase festival in Brighton each May | INFO




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To discuss our courses and services or a specific project call 020 7099 9050 or email insights@unlimitedmedia.co.uk.




RESEARCH PROJECTS

DISSECTING THE DIGITAL DOLLAR | INFO
Dissecting The Digital Dollar is a series of reports, guides and tools produced by CMU Insights for the UK’s Music Managers Forum designed to help artists and managers better understand the streaming business, and the impact the rise of digital channels has had on the wider music industry.




ONE STEP AHEAD | INFO
CMU Insights has teamed up with IMPALA to launch One Step Ahead, a new digital intelligence facility to enable independent music companies across Europe to navigate and identify trends, developments, challenges and opportunities in the digital music market.




BUILDING TRUST | INFO
CMU Insights has teamed up with content and platform security firm Friend MTS to published a series of white papers exploring the legal and ethical responsibilities of digital companies, and how legal reforms around copyright, data, privacy and online harms will impact those businesses.




MUSIC COPYRIGHT EXPLAINED | INFO
The UK government’s Intellectual Property Office and CMU Insights have teamed up to launch a new guide to music rights that will help everyone in the music community better understand the ins and outs of music copyright, music licensing and how music rights make money.




DISTRIBUTION REVOLUTION | INFO
Distribution Revolution is a major report produced by CMU Insights for the UK’s Association Of Independent Music exploring how the role of the music distributor has evolved over the last two decades and the distribution options now available to independent music businesses and self-releasing artists.



CLIENTS

Companies and organisations who have utlised our services include…