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The Musician journal Winter 2019 edition

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It’s Heart Unions Week! A celebration of trade unions and the work they do every day giving people a voice at work and in the halls of power.

The UK is out of the European Union as of Friday 31 January. But the fight to protect musicians working in the EU is far from over. More than ever, the campaign for the Musicians’ Passport needs your support.

The MU is fighting for a Musicians’ Passport so that you can keep working in the EU post-Brexit. And it looks like the message is getting through.

The MU is fighting for musicians’ rights to keep working in the EU post-Brexit. We’re calling for a Musicians’ Passport – and more than 40,000 people have signed the petition to show their support.

The Conservatives have won an overall majority in the general election. It’s now almost certain that we will get a Tory Brexit, which means musicians are likely to face new barriers to working in the EU post-Brexit.

Upcoming events


Legal Seminar on Music as a Brand


This session will look at covers bands and brands, labels and brands, artist names and logos.


Palace Drum Camp


MU members can claim a 10% discount on this three-day, non-residential drumming event. It is open to drummers of all abilities, and suitable for those age 14 and up.