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ReBalance announces second round of artists

Lazy Day, Tamzene, Maya Kally, The Van T’s and Magick Mountain are the latest acts to be chosen for the programme, which provides a step-up for female led bands and solo artists in live music.

6 gig rules for building your band

Much of an artist's income comes from playing live. But how do you build up your profile and get noticed by gig promoters, festival organisers and agents? Here's what we learned from the industry experts at BBC Amplify...

Live music losing out on £66m a year

The UK live music industry is missing out on £66m in annual ticket sales by not offering convenient booking options to deaf and disabled customers, a new report has found.