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“It’s made us greener and made our customers happier”

AXS Director of Ticketing Paul Newman discusses the positive environmental impact of their award-winning third-party integration system

21 Nov 2022


Digital destiny, delivered!

Ticketmaster VP of music & festivals Sarah Slater contends that a record 2022 is just a taster of what to expect in 2023

11 Nov 2022


Moving on to pastures new

As he prepares to depart the AIF after nine years, CEO Paul Reed reflects on the biggest issues facing the sector moving forward

07 Nov 2022


Old habits die hard

As the industry works to recoup the time and money lost during the pandemic, Music Support’s Lynne Maltman reminds us of the promises we made for our mental health

23 Sep 2022


Our industry is facing unprecedented challenges

LIVE CEO Jon Collins appeals to the Chancellor for a reduction in VAT and business rates, ahead of this Friday's mini-budget

21 Sep 2022


Crowd pleaser

Professor Chris Kemp examines the changing landscape of crowd behaviour amidst the various post-pandemic obstacles that event organisers are having to overcome

05 Sep 2022


Small changes could make a big difference to queer fans

Nix Corporan, fan support team lead at DICE, outlines a handful of ways the live music industry could make concerts safer and more inclusive for queer fans

23 Aug 2022


Pride is a protest

Charmenko’s Hatice Arici details the unjust shutdown of Istanbul’s Pride Parade and issues a rallying cry for the LGBTIQ+ people in Turkey

26 Jul 2022


Time to embrace failure

Two Gentlemen promoter Théo Quiblier believes conversation about failure should become as commonplace as celebrating successes

06 Jul 2022


The changing landscape for venues

Here, Lorenz Schmid, MD of Bavaria-based developer SWMUNICH, takes us inside the plans for Germany’s first climate-neutral arena

23 Jun 2022