The Live Music Exchange can provide analysis independent of government, political party or any other vested interest and are happy to undertake research commissions.  Research could include:-

Quantitative: for example, collection and analysis of audience data on-site and/or online.

Qualitative: for instance, a customer satisfaction research, or a survey of best practice in other countries.

Archival: for example, histories of venues, cities, musicians, etc.

Get in contact at if you would be interested in discussing any of the above in more detail.