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The Great Escape is going on tour!
For the first time ever we will be heading out into Europe this May with Durand Jones & The Indications on an 11 date tour which finishes at #TGE18 More info: http://bit.ly/2ndaE87
The Great Escape Festival
3 days ago
We are delighted to hear the news that the government have agreed a £1.5bn rescue package for the arts sector. However there is still uncertainty over how this money will be distributed.
Tonight venues across Brighton and the UK will #lightitinred to highlight the huge loss if these venues are not saved from the brink! More info here >> bit.ly/2Z1wAqU ... See MoreSee Less
7 days ago
Last year, the live music industry contributed £4.5bn to the UK economy whilst accounting for over 210,000 jobs.
Today, a huge number of the UK music industry’s workforce is facing unemployment.
Other countries have acknowledged the importance of their music and cultural industries by pledging specific financial support packages.
The UK government has not, so today over 1,500 artists and countless industry professionals have come together to raise awareness through the #letthemusicplay campaign
You can help raise awareness of the campaign by sharing photos or video clips of the last gig you attended using the hashtag #letthemusicplay on your own social pages ... See MoreSee Less
Are big labels doing anything to help?
2 weeks ago
4 weeks ago
Please take the MVT Audience Survey NOW to help Grassroots Music Venues: cutt.ly/MVTsurveyWE NEED YOU
We've heard what the government thinks, and we've heard what the science says, and we've heard what pundits, journalists and armchair theorists think. We want to know what you think.
Take the MVT Audience Survey NOW: cutt.ly/MVTsurvey
This is your chance to tell us and tell Grassroots Music Venues what you think about Covid 19 and it's impact on gigs. Tell us what you think about reopening, how confident you feel about going to shows, what you are looking forward to and what you are worried about.
This is our community, please have your say.
CLICK HERE: cutt.ly/MVTsurvey
SHARE this message and the link. Let's get everyone involved. ... See MoreSee Less
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