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Mike McCormack sits down with Music Business Worldwide

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 13 september 2017

"I think we've got by far and away the UK's best A&R force" Mike McCormack sits down with Music Business Worldwide to talk about his ambitions with UMPG, his view on recent major industry issues and what A&R means to him in 2017.

Ted Gärdestad - Signerat Peter Nordahl Live

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 05 september 2017

'Ted Gärdestad - Signerat Peter Nordahl' - an album on which arranger and producer Peter Nordahl has removed the instruments, only kept the original vocals by Ted Gärdestad and framed the vocals with new orchestrated arrangement performed by Norrköping's Symphony Orchestra.
On October 22nd we can enjoy this masterpiece in a live version at Konserthuset in Stockholm.


New signing - Jacob Olofsson

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 25 augusti 2017

UMPG Scandinavia are happy to announce the signing of Jacob Olofsson. Together with Leo Rami Dawod he forms Jarami - the production duo behind Frank Ocean's 'Chanel'. 

Kaliffa - 'Helt seriöst'

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 11 augusti 2017

Kaliffa are currently celebrating the chart success of 'Helt seriöst' - the banger has been topping the Swedish charts for the whole summer. 

Axwell Λ Ingrosso chart success

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 31 juli 2017

UMPG writers Axwell Λ Ingrosso, Salem Al Fakir, Vincent Pontare and Richars Zastenker (Refune) are celebrating the success of 'More Than You Know'. 

Albin Lee Meldau releases 'Bloodshot'

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 21 juli 2017

Albin Lee Meldau has released his new EP 'Bloodshot' - an impressive 5-song display of Albin's deeply affecting songwriting and "profoundly arresting voice" (NPR Music).

New signing - XOV

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 06 juli 2017

UMPG Scandinavia are happy to welcome XOV (aka Damian Ardestani) to the UMPG family. 

UMPG extends deal with Petter Winnberg

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 05 juli 2017

Universal Music Publishing are delighted to announce the extension of multi-talented composer, producer and musician Petter Winnberg. Petter is known from Amason, Little Majorette, and Hjálmar. As a producer, songwriter, and musician, Winnberg has collaborated with artists such as Miike Snow, Veronica Maggio and Amanda Bergman