CATEGORY: LIVE & TOURING

34 Years On The Road: The Economics Of Mid Tier Touring

Music industry veteran David Lowery the bands Cracker and Camper Van Beethoven shares important advice with up-and-coming musicians about the realities of life on...



What To Charge For Your Next Gig

As a DIY artist, there are a litany of financial decisions you'll undoubtedly have to make throughout your career, but one of the most...


Merch Cat Adds Fan App For Direct To Fan Sales [EXCLUSIVE]

Music merch management app Merch Cat has launched the Merch Cat Fan app, a direct-to-fan sales tool centered on the live show. Fans can...


Live Nation Reports Record Results For Q3, Revenue Up 12%

Promoter Live Nation reported their best quarter for Q3 2017, with record results across revenue, operating income and adjusted operating income. The company reported...


3 Tips For Gathering A Music Audience

When it comes to promoting new music, you don't need to have a label at your back, but you do need to plan carefully...


NYC Finally Repeals 100 Year Old Law Prohibiting Dancing In Bars

New York City has repealed a century-old restriction barring dancing in bars if they do not have a cabaret license. According to the New...


Southwest Airlines Hopes To Become A Music Tastemaker

A company with a history of trying to inject fun into travel, Southwest airlines has recently been attempting to build on its brand through...


Sony Music Pledges Money To Save London Music Venues

Venues world wide have been going through a rough patch recently, with high rents and stricter legal requirements, with London in particular seeing a...


How Do Advances In Technology Change The "Live Experience"

With advances in the development of technology, what it means to see something "live" has changed. With the stage being brought into people's homes...


Top 10 Excuses Why You Didn’t Make It To My Show [Kosha Dillz]

Getting people to turn up for shows remains one of the greatest challenges in the industry, and friends and fans alike will usually have...