UK Music Releases New Report Outlining Strategy To Restart Live Music Industry When Safe

The Governing Body For Live Music Shares Document Outlining How To Kickstart Live Industry When It Is Safe To Do So.

Live Music Sector Needs A ‘Restart Date’, UK Government Is Told

UK Music Warns Government That The Industry Needs Clarity And Assistance If Live Music Is To Return In 2021.

DIY Till We Die: Pretty Preachers Club

We Spoke To Martha McKay Of Pretty Preachers Club About Life As A DIY Artist, The Pros and Cons and much more!

The 2020 UK Top 10 Google Searches for Musicians revealed

Image Credit: Nathana Rebouças Now that the finish line of 2020 is in sight, at Routenote we’re looking back over this endless year and pulling together some of the highlights from the music world. Google’s…

Music by Numbers 2020 report reveals music industry’s £5.8bn boost to economy before Covid-19 hit

The UK Music annual report shows impressive growth in the UK music industry before pandemic hit.

Live music in the UK confirmed to get COVID-19 VAT break

The UK’s culture minister has confirmed that a VAT cut to help British industries get back on track will apply for live music as well. As the UK government encourage people to get back onto…

UK Government announce £1.57 billion in funding for the arts

After an outcry from those in the music industry for the Government to help out music venues with the #LetTheMusicPlay initiative, Boris Johnson announced £1.57bn in funding for the arts. In May, the Music Venue Trust…

UK lockdown easing: What happens next for music venues?

The UK government have announced changes to lockdown next month which will see pubs and restaurants re-open but no news for venues. From July 4th restaurants, cinemas, pubs, galleries, hotels and hairdressers will be allowed…

Apple Music promotes their new UK head of editorial

Ryan Newman has just been announced that he’ll be moving up the ladder for artist relations to overseeing Apple Music’s editorial in the UK. Newman has an extensive history at the forefront of British music,…