Author Archives: Ben

Ad-Astra Records

Featured Store: Ad-Astra Records

Nigel Barton and Derek Westwood met whilst both working at a High Street building society. They also have a shared passion for music with both separately dreaming of one day opening their own stores. Meant to be some would say! Before working at the Building Society, Derek had been providing mortgage advice for other companies, […]

Drew Hill

Drew Hill included among Billboard’s 2023 International Power Players

Congratulations to Drew Hill, our Managing Director and VP of Distribution at Utopia Music who is included in Billboard’s 2023 International Power Players list. The Billboard International Power Players list is a highly anticipated annual ranking that recognises the most influential executives in the music industry from around the world. The list includes individuals who […]

BBC Music Magazine Awards 2023

DUX Recordings win 2023 BBC Music Magazine Award

“In a set of recordings spanning a number of years, conductor Agnieszka Duczmal and the Amadeus Chamber Orchestra revive a series of string works by one of Poland’s greatest, and often unsung, musical voices. The gutsy performances were described as ‘dynamic and full of life’ in our original June issue review.” – BBC Music Magazine […]