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FAC Joins UK Music

January 27, 2015 BY fac admin
FAC Joins UK Music

The FAC will become UK Music’s 10th member joining industry trade-bodies BPI, AIM and MPA, the two collection societies PPL and PRS for Music and the creators’ representatives the Music Producers Guild, the Music Managers Forum, BASCA and the Musicians Union. UK Music … Read more

Radiohead’s Ed O’Brien to host the inaugural ‘Artist Drop-In Session’ for the Featured Artists’ Coalition

January 19, 2015 BY fac admin

Radiohead guitarist Ed O’Brien will be hosting the first of a series of monthly informal drop-in sessions for the next generation of young artists in central London next/this week. The events are run by the Featured Artists Coalition (FAC) – … Read more

Paul Pacifico Appointed Full-Time CEO OF FAC

January 7, 2015 BY fac admin

The Featured Artists Coalition (FAC) – the organisation which campaigns for the protection of UK performers, fronted by a group of iconic British music artists – has appointed Paul Pacifico as its first full-time CEO. Paul, who joined the FAC … Read more

Rumer Speaks Out On Music Education

Rumer Speaks Out On Music Education

December 10, 2014 BY fac admin

On Tuesday, FAC board member and Atlantic Recording Artist, Rumer​, made a speech about the development of Music Education at Westminster’s Education Forum. Her keynote, entitled “Music as a career: supporting the next generation of musicians​”,​addressed the very real need … Read more

Artists Gather Across The USA To Discuss Streaming

Artists Gather Across The USA To Discuss Streaming

October 14, 2014 BY fac admin

Streaming is becoming an increasingly important part of the music industry landscape and yet its business model and operations remain little understood within the artist community. Artists hear of big money being paid into the industry but express concern when they see apparently high … Read more

Youth Music and FAC Announce Charity Partnership

Youth Music and FAC Announce Charity Partnership

September 17, 2014 BY fac admin

The national music charity Youth Music and the Featured Artists Coalition (FAC) are delighted to announce a charity partnership between the two organisations. The FAC will be working alongside Youth Music, publicly acknowledging its support for the charity through online … Read more

FAC Discount on MMF Management training

FAC Discount on MMF Management training

July 10, 2014 BY fac admin

ARTIST / MUSIC MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME 2014Presented by the MMF, MPA & MMF TRAININGSupported by PRS for Music CPD ACCREDITED  The Music Managers Forum, Music Publishers Association & MMF Training are pleased to announce that their joint Artist / Music … Read more

Building on D2F Relationships with PledgeMusic – 8th July

Building on D2F Relationships with PledgeMusic – 8th July

June 20, 2014 BY fac admin

The FAC will be welcoming PledgeMusic on 8th July at Tileyard Studios at 6pm.   PledgeMusic is a Direct-to-fan site that has completed thousands of music projects in the 5 years of its existence and has 500,000 registered music fans. They enable targeted campaigns which bring the artist … Read more

The Digital Age and the Myth of Free Content

The Digital Age and the Myth of Free Content

May 23, 2014 BY fac admin

Written by Paul Pacifico, FAC board member There is a seductive myth in the online world that some content is free.  There are large commercial interests in perpetuating this myth and much misunderstanding stems from it. The contrasting and passionate … Read more

FAC Joins Forces With Fellow Organisations Overseas To Form Global Artist Alliance

FAC Joins Forces With Fellow Organisations Overseas To Form Global Artist Alliance

May 6, 2014 BY fac admin

FAC HELPS CREATE FIRST EVER VOICE FOR INTERNATIONAL MUSIC INDUSTRY ARTISTS IN THE DIGITAL AGE The Featured Artists Coalition (FAC) – the organisation which campaigns for the protection of UK performers, fronted by a group of iconic British music artists – … Read more