New research commissioned by the Musicians’ Union has been published today demonstrating the chronic levels of low pay and no pay for self-employed professional musicians.
The Working Musician report reveals that after years of training, more than half of professional … (read more).
ArtsFest in Birmingham is a free annual festival which seeks to highlight the wealth of artistic talent in and around Birmingham. The majority of live music acts who perform do not receive any payment or expenses for their appearances, despite … (read more).
We are concerned at a growing trend of professional musicians not being paid for their work.
The Olympics brought the issue to the fore, but we’ve uncovered numerous examples since – including Café Rouge expecting musicians to work for no … (read more).