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The charity has urged key grassroots venues stakeholders to get behind a statement of intent proposing the creation of a pipeline investment fund within the UK music industry.
Industry figures and musicians including Mumford & Sons' Ben Lovett and rapper ShaoDow have called for action to prevent more closures of UK live music venues.
Oh Wonder, Benin City, ShaoDow and Rews have all announced their support for Music Venue Trust in securing and improving the UK’s grassroots music venues.
Ellie Roswell of indie-rockers Wolf Alice and Southbank Centre’s Bengi Unsal have joined Music Venue Trust’s (MVT) board of trustees.
More than 100 live shows are taking place in grassroots venues around the capital for Sounds Like London, a month-long celebration of these venues’ cultural significance.
The Copyright Tribunal has just agreed PRS for Music’s new live music tariff for venues and festivals, following three years of negotiations between the collecting society and the live industry.
UK Music, which spearheaded the campaign to protect music venues by imposing stricter rules on property developers, is calling for one final show of support ahead of the 10 May deadline.
Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has announced details of Sounds Like London - a new campaign to support the capital's grassroots music venues.