AMP, the recently formed alliance between the Musicians’ Union, the Music Managers’ Forum and the Featured Artists’ Coalition, is calling for streaming royalties to be split equally between the artist and the label in a submission to the EU consultation on copyright.
As part of the TUC’s Young Workers’ Month, the MU invites you to spend a day with us to brush up on your career skills, network with other young musicians and meet staff at the MU.
A 90-second, race through time filmed at London's world-famous Abbey Road studios.
The European Parliament voted on 5 February in favour of a new proposal which would finally solve the problems that musicians face when travelling on planes with their instruments. The text must now also go before the European Council before it is approved.
The MU is delighted to announce that in partnership with its sister unions – Equity, the Writers’ Guild of Great Britain and the National Union of Journalists – we have secured funding to extend the Federation of Entertainment Unions’ (FEU) training programme.
The Musicians’ Union has issued a report calling on the Government to work with Ofsted to ensure that schools recognise the importance of music education.
Members of the MU and the Educational Institute of Scotland Members are set to benefit from being represented and supported by both organisations.
If you receive payments from PRS For Music and/or PPL and would like to comment on the service they provide, this is an opportunity to put forward your views.
Investing in disabled access to live music events increases ticket sales, according to Attitude is Everything’s latest State of Access Report.
The Musicians Benevolent Fund has become Help Musicians UK. The charity has adopted a new name and a fresh identity to help it reach out to all musicians across the UK.