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Viagogo accused of
Laura Davidson launches live consultancy Amigas
Ultra Music Festival sued again over postponement claims and refund policies
One Liners: Bluedot, Red Light, MegaUpload, more
UK government reveals more about its Events Research Programme to
Glastonbury or Eurovision? The nation decides
BST cancels, Glastonbury announces livestream, and Reading & Leeds hint at vaccine passports
Festivals criticised for male-dominated line-ups
Belladrum festival says lack of government-backed insurance has forced it to cancel August 2021 edition
Music industry welcomes commitments from Boris Johnson on addressing the post-Brexit touring problems
Government defends its refusal to provide COVID cancellation insurance for the festivals sector
House Of Lords urges government to resolve EU touring issues
UK Council Of Music Makers calls for government support fund to cover increased post-Brexit EU touring costs
AEG to manage revamped Civic Halls in Wolverhampton
BMG to partner with Montreux Jazz Festival on documentary and live albums
One Liners: Deewee, Luz, Adam Buxton, more
Paradigm sells its music division to Wasserman
Labour MP Harriet Harman puts forward ten point plan to secure visa-free EU touring for UK musicians
Skindred members sign new record deal in at-risk music venues
One Liners: Jesy Nelson, HRVY, Demi Lovato, more
Viagogo claims new anti-touting laws in Ireland are unconstitutional
BRIT Awards
Relocated Coventry venue announces partnership deal with HMV
One Liners: ERA, Roddy Ricch, Daði Freyr, more
Ticketmaster successfully forces another COVID refunds dispute to arbitration
Judge frees WME from legal dispute with Virgin Fest LA over COVID cancellation
Setlist: The music business year so far
MU and ISM call for more urgency from government over post-Brexit touring issues
NTIA welcomes extension of forfeiture moratorium but calls for more COVID support for night-time businesses
One Liners: Grimes, Music Venue Trust, TikTok, more