A new book-length report entitled Music Industry and the Internet – Usage, Retail and Digital Distribution Projections, should interest anyone involved in new media design and development for the music industry. This comprehensive study from the US includes company profiles and strategies of labels, retailers, media companies and technology enablers, Web strategies, the development of digital distribution, cross-promotional opportunities and intellectual property issues. You can get more detailed information from publisher Jupiter Communications’ website at www.jup.com.
This year’s exhibition features a wheelchair that can climb stairs, a language-translating earpiece and a brand identity for Wales.
A new fundraising book features contributions from Manchester creatives including Peter Saville and Malcolm Garrett, which have been inspired by Tony Walsh’s poem This is the Place.
As Design Manchester celebrates its fifth birthday, we pick out our top exhibitions to catch at the festival, including a tribute to the book covers of Mancunian literary legend Anthony
Atlas has created the branding for the new fashion label, which will also be contributed to by other industrial and product designers.