Jazz drummer and tireless music campaigner Hamish Birchall was a driving force behind the recent passage of the Live Music Act which frees up smaller venues to provide live music. In this post, he answers some questions about the campaign and the Act itself, for which many musicians and venues will have cause to be thankful.
A report providing the foundations for a long term strategy of ensuring a successful and economically viable live music sector in Wales.
Using case studies from Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne, this paper shows the specific problems confronting live music, with regard to policy and implementation.
Initial findings and reflections upon the impact of live music on music policy.
An introduction to the findings of the live music project, upon which Live Music Exchange was founded.