Live Nation announce cuts to artist fees as gigs return; artists called them out and now they’re backtracking

Live Nation felt the anger of artists earlier this month after announcing they’d cut their fees whilst expecting them to perform as usual. It’s going to be a difficult transition as we return to some…

Social distancing rave in Slovakia (video)

While the majority of the world stays at home waiting for pubs and clubs to re-open, Slovakia have got the right idea, with dancers separated in a taped off grid.

Soundation – an online music studio to keep you collaborating and you can get it free!

Never has a collaborative music DAW / digital studio been more necessary and Soundation have even made it free to help music students out. Soundation could not have launched at a more appropriate time with…

Who are the 5 most popular TikTokers? TikTok creator top list

Recently surpassing 2 billion downloads, TikTok’s influence on social media is huge. Here are the five most followed creators on the platform. With people around the world locked indoors, TikTok’s number have been soaring. In March we…

Record Store Day UK won’t be cancelled, just different

Organisers of the annual Record Store Day have revealed their plans for the upcoming event with the situation in mind. Record Store Day UK have revealed a new date for their event celebrating music. In…

Soundwhale’s DAW streaming makes collaborating from afar simple in lockdown

Collaborating on tracks is a little difficult with all this distancing but thankfully this app lets you stream and chat from all your favourite DAWs. Collaborating with fellow musicians, producers, mixers and friends is a…

EU provides guide for return to public life, concerts & festivals to be the last

The EU have outlined guidelines for member states to return to normality but unfortunately live music will be the last to return. A new document released by the European Union provides a “roadmap to lifting…