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Calls for Contributions to the Music Industry’s Sexual Harms Review + All the Biggest Headlines in the Industry

Lyrics by Christie Eliezer Concert venues in and out are plentiful, WA’s live music reveals staggering suffering, and more! Not up to date with all the recent happenings in the music industry? We don’t blame you. Here’s a roundup of all the biggest Australian music industry news from the past fortnight. Headlines : Call to […]

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Virgin Atlantic launches flights to ‘live music capital’ with return fares from £409

New direct services to Austin, the Texas capital, have been confirmed by Virgin Atlantic – the airline’s first new route to the United States since 2015. The four times a week service from Heathrow will operate on the airline’s 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft offering 31 Upper Class seats, 35 Premium seats and 192 Economy Delight, Classic […]

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What makes Austin the live music capital of the world?

Austin has seen legendary musicians rise to fame in his embrace – none other than Janis Joplin, Roky Erikson, Willie Nelson, Gary Clark Jr., Bob Schneider and Shakey Graves have made their home in the city. Austin’s music scene rivaled that of much larger cities like New York and Los Angeles, winning the title of […]

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Leftfield Austin: The “Live Music Capital of the World”

It’s late for my last night in Austin and I know I should head back to my hotel. For once, I think it would be nice to fly without being hungover. But this is not the case. East Austin’s dive bars are far too alluring for that. This once Hispanic neighborhood of small one-story buildings […]

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‘Absolutely heartbroken’: Event cancellations return to devastate Australia’s music industry | Music

In what feels like a devastating sense of deja vu for the music industry, Faith No More, Jimmy Barnes and the Hoodoo Gurus have canceled Australian shows ahead of Christmas, among many other acts who have been spooked by the December spike in Covid-19 cases and the emergence of the Omicron variant. Posting to his […]

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How to invest in the music industry

(Hypebot) – From IPOs to catalog acquisitions and educational investments in the creators’ economy to NFT investments in their favorite artists, money is pouring into the music business at an unprecedented rate. The team at consumer financial services company Bankrate shares some wisdom as to where and how the average fan / consumer can invest […]

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Plans underway to create a regional destination – Salmon Arm Observer

Shuswap, music capital of British Columbia. The Salmon Arm Folk Music Society (SAFMS) would like to see the Shuswap become a recognized regional destination for music. Salmon Arm Council received a letter from David Gonella, Executive Director of the ROOTSandBLUES Festival, requesting Council support for an application to the Federal Tourism Assistance Program. “As we […]

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A new creative hub to develop the Victorian music industry

Victorian musicians, music businesses and organizations will have a new home to generate and present talent, thanks to the Andrews Labor government investment in the new music market, which opened in Collingwood today . The $ 2.5 Million Music Marketplace will provide event, performance and collaboration spaces in addition to education, collaborative working and conference […]

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Smart Investments: An Inside Guide to Performing in the Music Industry

There is nothing new about investors turning to the music industry. Just remember John Lennon’s concerns about Northern Songs, the publisher that owned the rights to Lennon and McCartney hits, bought out by “men in suits” in 1969. The interest has always been there, from patrons buying an 18th century violin, loaning it to famous […]

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Musician pushes the boundaries for success in the music industry

In a city where live music is primarily advertised, Pete Monfre was surprised to find local musicians working for free that he left the industry for 10 years in 2006. Local musicians tended to be underpaid before COVID-19 rocked the music industry, but the fallout from the pandemic has exasperated existing problems. Musician and marketer […]

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Local nonprofit helps San Diego artists break into music industry – NBC 7 San Diego

San Diego’s local music scene is slowly returning after pandemic shutdowns. Today, a nonprofit music school, Gallery 130, is helping new San Diego artists break into the industry. “It’s an environment in which we nurture artists early in their careers until they have millions of views on their Spotify and Soundcloud accounts,” said Jesse Brennan, […]

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What can the music industry do?

The Danish town of Roskilde shares little with Houston other than the proximity to a waterway and the tragedy of a music festival in which nine people died. The Roskilde Festival, which typically attracts more than twice as many music fans as the city’s population of around 50,000, only made the news until its 30th […]

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Portland’s music industry comes up with a plan to save the local scene, starting with noise ordinances

Members of non-profit group MusicPortland fear the local government is not doing enough to help local music businesses stay afloat. So the group presented a seven-point plan outlining specific steps that could help ensure the survival of the city’s music scene. The plan includes clarifying city regulations, streamlining enforcement and oversight, and reducing reliance on […]

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Meet the entrepreneurs who are taking Denver’s music industry to the next level

(From the left) John Baldwin, Chris Voss, Jason Edelstein and Andrea Hoang of The Salt Lick Records. Photo courtesy of The Salt Lick Records Music A new generation of local labels and arts agencies are striving to make Mile High City the next global music hub and nurture art while they are there. By Madi […]

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Developer Wants Southwest Austin Amphitheater to Strengthen Status as “Live Music Capital of the World”

The president of International Development Management Co. said he wanted to consolidate Austin’s status as “the live music capital of the world.” AUSTIN, Texas – A development company is planning a massive amphitheater at the center of an entertainment and residential project near Bee Cave. According to a report by the Austin Business Journal (ABJ), […]

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For our live music industry, the state government roadmap is a road to nowhere

There is no roadmap for reopening Victoria’s concert halls. The state government has announced a roadmap to reopen the state once we reach 80% of double vaccination levels, but we are not there. The current map ends at a density quotient of one person per four square meters for sites, which is a fraction of […]

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Over a third of UK music industry workers lost their jobs in 2020 | Music industry

More than a third of workers in the UK music industry lost their jobs last year – 69,000 in total – as theaters closed, festivals were cut, tours halted and the pandemic wiped out billions of dollars of the value of the sector. UK Music, the umbrella organization representing the commercial music industry, artists and […]

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A pivot from music industry worker to music industry advocate

“Horrible, terrible, wonderful, humiliating,” said Jeannette Gregor, describing the year since South by Southwest’s cancellation in March 2020. She said she was feeling all the emotions she could get. Before the pandemic, Gregor wore several hats: she was a bartender, event coordinator, music festival production worker, screenwriter. When things first came to a standstill in […]

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World capital of bluegrass music? | New

There is no sign on the city limits proclaiming Owensboro the “Bluegrass Music Capital of the World.” But what is now the Owensboro-Daviess County Convention and Visitors Bureau has been working since 1985 to make that dream a reality. And last week, thousands of bluegrass fans from at least 32 states descended on Owensboro for […]

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Global music industry to 2025

DUBLIN, September 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The report “Global Music Market (Recorded Music, Streaming and Publishing): Insights and Forecasts with Potential Impact of COVID-19 (2021-2025)” has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. Research and Markets Logo The global music market is expected to register a value of US$70.02 billion in 2025, growing at a CAGR […]

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Explore the “Live Music Capital of the World”

Our guide on a bike tour of the capital had recorded an album and actively wrote songs. Her experience as a singer / songwriter stood out. As she led us along the perfect Ann and Roy Butler hiking and biking trail on e-bikes and then diverted us through the downtown streets, she sprinkled her discovery […]

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Track Mike Judge with Perfect Theme Song in Live-Music Capital

AUSTIN, TX – After midnight, Spencer Garland continued to amicably stalk the King of Animated Comedy of Texas from the stage at C-Boy’s Heart and Soul club on South Congress. “This one is for Mike judgeGarland said, gesturing to the back of the club as if the Emmy-winning comedy director was in the house. The […]

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Plans for future concerts revealed by Music Capital in Derry

Last month, the NI executive announced that indoor and outdoor performance would be allowed to return – a big plus for an industry that had suffered more than a year of restrictions. Kieran Dunlop has been producing shows for Music Capital for two and a half years. He believes the Northwestern music scene will come […]

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3. Must-see – Australia

Austin or Nashville? This question is familiar to aspiring musicians looking for a place to start their careers, to singles and singles party planners looking for a fun destination, and to millennials fleeing more expensive coastal towns. Chris Broach, 44, also asks the question. A remote tech musician, he lives in the suburb of Highland […]

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5. Housing costs – Australia

Austin or Nashville? This question is familiar to aspiring musicians looking for a place to start their careers, to singles and singles party planners looking for a fun destination, and to millennials fleeing more expensive coastal towns. Chris Broach, 44, also asks the question. A remote tech musician, he lives in the suburb of Highland […]

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Pandemic threatens Melbourne’s status as music capital

“Victoria’s reputation as Australia’s capital of culture and major events is in tatters,” said CEO Evelyn Richardson. “The government shows utter disregard for one of our state’s most distinctive and hard-fought economic, social and cultural brand attributes. “ These concerns were echoed in a recent analysis by market research firm IBISWorld, which warned that Melbourne […]

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City of Austin issues guidelines to bring back live music capital of the world

Austin’s music scene rivaled that of much larger cities like New York and Los Angeles, winning the title of “Live Music Capital of the World” in 1991 when it was discovered that the city had the most. concert halls per inhabitant of the country. . The reputation is so strong that it continues to attract […]

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Non-profit organization works to make Austin the “capital of live music”

AUSTIN, Texas – The city of Austin’s slogan “Live Music Capital of the World” became official in 1991 when Austin was recognized as having more concert halls per capita than anywhere else in the United States. Today, the city is known for hosting some of the biggest music festivals in the world – SXSW and […]

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Originating Austin as “Live Music Capital of the World,” Take Two

Dear Austin, I have a confession to make: I misled you. It’s not something a reporter wants to say, but here we are. I did this in a story I wrote a few years ago, after a listener asked about Austin’s claim to be the “Live Music Capital of the World.” Do you remember? Maybe […]

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Is Melbourne the music capital of Australia? Sydney or Adelaide could put him to the post

Melbourne’s successful bid to host a prestigious international cities of music conference in 2018 has been hailed as a golden opportunity for it to solidify its status as “Australia’s Music Capital” and “World Music City” “. The Music Cities convention brings together global music players from government, industry and academia and aims to ‘create a […]

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How did Austin become the “Live Music Capital of the World”?

Regardless of what you think of Austin calling itself the ‘Live Music Capital of the World’, you have to admit, that’s quite effective branding. Even people who don’t like music, and who have never been here, equate the city with a vibrant scene. New York is “The Big Apple”. Chicago’s “Windy City”. But people don’t […]