Live Music Venues

The Economic Impact of Improving Live Music Accessibility

Suzanne Bull MBE | Posted 17.11.2014 | UK Entertainment
Suzanne Bull MBE

Attitude is Everything, the charity of which I am CEO, campaigns for improved access to live music for Deaf and disabled people and so we have an interest in both these debates.

Frank Turner Wants a Word With You

Mark Davyd | Posted 11.11.2014 | UK Entertainment
Mark Davyd

Agent of Change has been trialed and tested in Australia and it works; better planning, better developments, people thinking about what exists where they want to live and how they will live there, music venues and others thinking more about their neighbours.

How to Save Live Music in the UK

Mark Davyd | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK Entertainment
Mark Davyd

Music venues are fighting off noise complaints, abatement notices and planning applications; 12 venues are already under threat, an avalanche will follow if we don't take action. We are genuinely facing a meltdown in the British live music circuit while the government sits on its hands reciting legal precedents from the 1800s.

Save the Music Venue

Horace Trubridge | Posted 15.08.2014 | UK Entertainment
Horace Trubridge

I still remember how hard it is to get a baby to go to sleep when there is a distracting noise. Nevertheless, if I chose to move into a flat or a house which is situated near a music venue then surely I'm likely to know that there will be times when I will hear the music coming from the venue, and if I have young children or a predilection for insomnia to contend with then maybe I should consider moving somewhere else.

Top Five Emerging Icons Live: 29 April - 5 May 2013

Kat Jackman | Posted 24.06.2013 | UK Entertainment
Kat Jackman

If it's new music and awesome gigs you're after, you've come to the right place. You can stop the search and whip your diaries out cos we've got some dates right here that you need to make a note of. NOW.

Why Can't Younger Fans See Their Favourite Bands?

Molly McGreevy | Posted 14.05.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Molly McGreevy

When there is no age limit on buying music magazines, or downloading songs, it seems ridiculous that young teens are missing out on being true music fans and seeing their favourite bands at their local venue.

Top Five Emerging Icons Live: 25 Feb - 3 Mar 2013

Kat Jackman | Posted 20.04.2013 | UK Entertainment
Kat Jackman

Greetings, Super Fans- and welcome to the start of another fantastic week of new music. How about another bunch to get you started as we see what's coming up towards March?

Top Five Emerging Icons Live: 21 Jan - 27 Jan 2013

Kat Jackman | Posted 16.03.2013 | UK Entertainment
Kat Jackman

Here's this week's top five Emerging Icons Live... miss them at your peril!

Top Five Emerging Icons Live: Jan 7th- Jan 13th 2013

Kat Jackman | Posted 06.03.2013 | UK Entertainment
Kat Jackman

To get us started as we mean to go on, there's five awesome gigs to get pencilled in as we reveal our Top Five Emerging Icons Live for the first full week of the year.