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How music impacts city planning Part 2: Climate

In the second part of his series on music cities, Center for Music Ecosystems director Shain Shapiro explores climate change

21 Jan 2022


Ticket resale: We’re only just getting started

The resale debate has understandably taken a backseat during the pandemic. Here, Twickets founder Richard Davies brings us up to speed

17 Jan 2022


How music impacts city planning: Part 1

In the first of a new series, Center for Music Ecosystems director Shain Shapiro looks at the role of music cities in 2022

14 Jan 2022


Music in the metaverse: What are the licensing laws?

Gregor Pryor from legal firm Reed Smith outlines some of the challenges that the metaverse could bring to the live music business

22 Dec 2021


Unchartered waters: Squeeze’s post-pandemic foray into the US

Manager Suzanne Hunt gives insight into how legendary rock band Squeeze became the first UK band to tour the US since the pandemic

10 Dec 2021


Going the distance: How to plan a tour during a pandemic

Having recently completed Guns N’ Roses' North American tour, production coordinator Debbie Taylor shares some key takeaways from life on the road during the pandemic

08 Dec 2021


The industry is coming of age on the issue of sustainability

Reflecting on the GEI Summer Edition, A Greener Festival’s Claire O’Neill says the industry is uniting on a common goal of shared learning

22 Nov 2021


Jazzopen Stuttgart is very much alive and kicking

The festival's leaders Jürgen Schlensog and Sven Meyer explain why it was important for the German festival to take place in spite of debilitating Covid-related obstacles

05 Oct 2021


Liam Gallagher’s show for NHS workers was life-affirming

Paradigm Talent Agency’s Adele Slater reveals what went into LG's legendary show for NHS workers at the O2 in London

29 Sep 2021


Grassroots venues kickstart the rest of the engine

Ahead of MVT's closing night party at IFF, CEO Mark Davyd explains how grassroots venues play a vital role in creating talent for the entire ecosystem

24 Sep 2021