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Pre-Christmas rail strikes will be
Yard Act highlight venue merch commissions with Leeds pop-up shop
Leadmill operators have nineteen shows scheduled in beyond March 2023 eviction date
US Congressional committee to put the spotlight back on Ticketmaster and the ticketing market
New report sets out wider impact of dance music and club culture
UK Music report sets out ongoing diversity challenges in the music industry
Afrochella’s Rising Star Challenge competition partners with Sony Music Africa
Taylor Swift and Ticketmaster comment on last week's ticketing dramas
Florence And The Machine postpone remainder of UK tour
Live music industry reacts to UK’s autumn budget statement
Outgoing AIF CEO Paul Reed announces new role at Musicians’ Union
Manchester’s Night & Day Café announces show to raise awareness of noise complaint legal battle
Billy McFarland’s Bahamas treasure hunt in the balance after country says he’s not welcome
Setlist: Drake and 21 Savage ordered to destroy fake Vogue cover
Lorde is the latest artist to discuss the challenges of touring in 2022
One Liners: Economics Of Streaming, Slowthai, The Flaming Lips, more
Attitude Is Everything encourages festivals to improve disabled access in 2023
Fan-to-fan ticket resale platform Ticketswap launches in the UK
NTIA calls for night-time economy advisors to be appointed in fourteen more cities
Inquiry into Manchester Arena terrorist attack makes many criticisms of the emergency response
John Rostron named new CEO of the Association Of Independent Festivals
New survey reveals ongoing challenges in live sector
One Liners: Ed Sheeran, Everything But The Girl, Matt Heafy, more
One Liners: Yusuf/Cat Stevens, Paul Pacifico, Sault, more
Setlist: Noise complaints still threatening live music
Coachella files yet another trademark lawsuit, this time against a Coachillin cannabis park
Manchester music venue Night & Day Café facing closure as it continues to fight noise complaint
Music Venue Trust unveils music industry supporters of Own Our Venues initiative
DEAG acquires Irish ticketing platform
One Liners: Robbie Williams, Exceleration Music, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, more