Live Music Exchange Digest – w/c 4th March 2013

Welcome to our weekly digest of live music news and events in industry, academia and more. Click to jump to:- This Week’s Blog Post One To Watch  Live Music News Live Music Features Live Music-Related Events This Week’s Blog Post Mapping the maps – Adam Behr Maps are increasingly integrated into our everyday media consumption and there’s a growth in …  

Mapping the Maps – Adam Behr

Maps are increasingly integrated into our everyday media consumption and there’s a growth in mapping musical activity – by academics, communities and businesses. In today’s post, Adam Behr tries to unpick some of the different motivations, methods and implications of mapping the music.  

Live Music Exchange Digest – w/c 25th February 2013

Welcome to our weekly digest of live music news and events in industry, academia and more. Click to jump to:- This Week’s Blog Post One To Watch  Live Music News Live Music Features Live Music-Related Events This Week’s Blog Post Planning and pulling off a DIY tour – Asher Baker Our latest guest post is by Asher Baker, an acoustic …  

Planning and pulling off a DIY tour – Asher Baker

Today we present a guest post by Asher Baker, an acoustic punk singer songwriter from London who performs under the name Chapter Eleven. Here he draws upon his experience of many gigs across the country to offer guidelines on how to organise a small scale DIY tour.  

Live Music Exchange Digest – w/c 18th February 2013

Welcome to our weekly digest of live music news and events in industry, academia and more. Click to jump to:- This Week’s Blog Post One To Watch  Live Music News Live Music Features Live Music-Related Events This Week’s Blog Post America’s Got Talent Invite, Must Be The Music, and my Rapid Rise to Superstardom – Thomas Truax Thomas Truax is …  

Live Music Exchange Digest – w/c 11th February 2013

Welcome to our weekly digest of live music news and events in industry, academia and more. Click to jump to:- This Week’s Blog Post One from the Archives  Live Music News Live Music Features Live Music-Related Events This Week’s Blog Post From the Musicians’ Union Archive: Archer Street – John Williamson The the first in an occasional series of posts …  

Live Music Exchange Digest – w/c 4th February 2013

Welcome to our weekly digest of live music news and events in industry, academia and more. Click to jump to:- This Week’s Blog Post One to Watch Live Music News Live Music Features Live Music-Related Events This Week’s Blog Post Live Music 101 # 5: Promoters and risk – Emma Webster In this addition to the ‘Live Music 101’ series …  

Live Music 101 # 5: Promoters and risk – Emma Webster

In this addition to the ‘Live Music 101’ series of blog posts detailing the themes and ideas that developed over the course of our initial live music research project, Emma Webster offers a model of economic risk that includes the promoter, and also defines three broad ticketing (revenue) models the promoter can use in order to recoup their initial investment.