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Playing Live


Playing Live

The Live Music Act was a fantastic achievement and really opened up opportunities for small venues to put on live music.

Horace Trubridge, MU Assistant General Secretary

Playing Live News

Musicians’ Union Responds To Geronimo Festival Liquidation Proceedings

The Musicians’ Union (MU) has expressed its concerns about liquidation proceedings being commenced for 'Geronimo Festival UK Ltd’ which owes MU members several thousand pounds.

Islington Venue ‘The Garage’ Launches Campaign to Safeguard Its Future Ahead of 25th Anniversary

North London music venue The Garage has launched a campaign to safeguard its future, in the face of an increasingly tough environment that has seen more than 40 percent of grassroots venues close in the capital over the last decade.

Events

How to Win Friends and Influence Promoters

03 September

The MU is hosting a series of seminars on gig promotions over the coming months. Come along to one and polish up your skills on social media and other forms of advertising – sell more tickets and attract bigger audiences.

Glasgow

Peak Performance Workshop

17 September

Discover how your mental state can affect your performance, for the worse as well as the better. In this free three-hour workshop you’ll learn more about managing your thoughts during performance.

Birmingham

Peak Performance Workshop

19 September

Discover how your mental state can affect your performance, for the worse as well as the better. In this free three-hour workshop you’ll learn more about managing your thoughts during performance.

Edinburgh

Are you being recorded?

Find out more about your rights if you are being recorded while playing live music.

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