UK live music Covid research events results compromised by lack of testing

The UK Government has revealed the results of its Covid pilot events – after being sued by the music industry for withholding information – but a lack of post-event testing might make the results redundant.

UK festival with 10,000 capacity and camping planned for June

The UK government’s live events coronavirus research programme continues with a large three-day event with camping being organised, to assess how to deal with an outbreak at festivals.

Mayor Of London, Sadiq Khan Announces £6 million Campaign To Bring Back Live Music In London

The re-elected Mayor of London has vowed to pour £6 million in funding to bring back live music to London.

No rise in infection from Barcelona concert without social distancing

5,000 person indoor Barcelona gig with rapid tests and masks but no social distancing saw no rise in infection rate, according to officials.

The UK Is To Trial A Non-socially Distanced Music Festival

The 5,000 capacity outdoor event that will have no social distancing or mask mandate will take place at Sefton Park, Liverpool.

Will livestreams replace live music?

A survey by Bandsintown shows livestreams will still be popular even after gigs are back.

5,000 fans attend Barcelona rock concert after taking rapid coronavirus tests

Thousands of people were allowed to cram into a concert after passing rapid Covid tests, in social distancing live music experiment.

Behind The Events | Jon Grant

We caught up with Jon Grant, owner of one of Newquay’s most popular music venues to chat about the future of live music, the hard work that goes into events and much more.

Luxembourg Live Music Experiment Could Pave The Way For The Return To Live Events

The Because Music Matters shows will take place at the Rockhal arena in February, social distancing and masks will be compulsory.