CMU INSIGHTS RESEARCH HUB

Welcome to the Research Hub

Research projects from CMU Insights




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.



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.



MUSIC COPYRIGHT EXPLAINED | INFO
CMU Insights is currently working with the Intellectual Property Office – the official UK government body responsible for intellectual property rights – to create and deliver a user-friendly guide to music copyright for all creators and people working in the music industry.



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.



To discuss commissioning or partnering on a music industry research project email insights@unlimitedmedia.co.uk