Music 4.5 – Licensing Workshop

The Music 4.5 Licensing Workshop is created to stimulate a new productive dialogue between music-tech startups and the regulatory industry, helping startups to navigate and develop new mutually beneficial models, as well as learn from each other's experiences.

The Great Escape

The Great Escape has established itself as the leading event in Europe for showcasing new talent from around the world, aimed at ‘export ready’ bands and Industry Professionals. TGE takes place in Brighton, UK over three days and nights every May with a total attendance of over 15,000 people including 5,000 industry professionals.…

Publican Awards

The Publican Awards celebrate the best of British pubs with awards for design, customer service, food and music.  The Publican Awards is a black-tie evening and the culmination of a nine month campaign seeking the very best operators, pubs and people in the industry.…

Music Technology Now and in the Future

The annual Institute of Engineering and Technology’s lecture in the past has covered such topics as the future of gaming and downloading TV programs legally. This year the lecture by Professor David Howard is on music technology. The late 20th Century saw the technology used to create and produce music pass into the hands of those who were previously passive consumers.…


The Performing Right Society Annual General Meeting will be held on the afternoon of Thursday 29th April at the Imagination Gallery on Store Street.


PRS for Music are involved in several activities at SXSW including British Music at SXSW, The Bedford at SXSW and Q Showcase.

First Light Awards

First Light award National Lottery money, on behalf of the UK Film Council for young people from disadvantaged backgrounds to produce short digital films and media projects.  Each year around 500 grants are awarded and all the grant recipients attend the First Light Awards.…