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The Live Music Act comes into force

From today, Monday October 1, venues with a capacity of under 200 people will no longer require a licence for live music events. The Live...

Musicians Union launch Live Music Act help kit

The Musicians Union have launched a Live Music Kit containing both practical and creative advice for venues in the run up to the launch...

Live Music Act comes into law

After receiving Royal Assent today (March 8th), the Live Music Bill has officially become an Act of Law. This means that venues up and down...

The Musicians Union launches Work Not Play campaign

After a summer of disputes and stand offs between musicians and commercial event organisers such as the Olympics, and businesses such as the high-street...

Trashy TV or opportunity for musicians? BBC report half of X Factor finalists scouted before show.

  BBC Newsbeat have reported that at least half of this year's twelve X Factor finalists were scouted before the show and asked to audition.A...

Artists filling Houses of Parliament with live music

Today, April 17, The Live Music Act is set to pass through Parliament, an event that comes as a cause for celebration amongst many...