- New report gives first ever snapshot of Sheffield’s thriving music sector
- Sheffield boasts 465 active bands, 65 recording studios and 69 venues
- Report recommends further collaboration to catapult Sheffield’s talent pool into professional careers
Music: A snapshot of Sheffield’s music sector (PDF, 2.8MB), was compiled and written by Sheffield’s Sensoria Festival. Building on Sheffield’s famous musical heritage, the report outlines how Sheffield is a leading Music City with 788 organisations active in the music sector, 465 active bands, 70 rehearsal rooms and innovation across all music genres – including electronic, folk, free noise and rock. The report audits data from across South Yorkshire, as well as incorporating in-depth interviews with key leaders from across Sheffield’s music scene.