Wellness tips from our friends in the industry

As it's Mental Health awareness week, we've collated wellness tips from recent interviews with event organisers, promoters and crew to spread ideas and inspiration for a work/life balance, wellbeing...

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MVT launches campaign to save grassroots venues one by one

MVT launches campaign to save grassroots venues one by one

670 independent UK music venues across the UK are represented by the Music Venue Trust Only 114 are currently secure for the next eight weeks 556 others are at imminent risk of being permanently closed down Today the Music Venue Trust has launched its #saveourvenues...

Crew Q&A: Paul McAdams

Crew Q&A: Paul McAdams

We're over to the lighting booth for our next crew interview with freelance Lighting Designer Paul McAdams. Paul works with Architects and Good Charlotte amongst many others, and has been lighting up venues across the world for years. Check out his website for pics....

Crew Q&A: Andy Dunlop

Crew Q&A: Andy Dunlop

Today's Crew Q&A is with Andy Dunlop, an Event Manager who has been Tour Manager for Twin Atlantic, worked with Blink 182 and more. Andy has almost 15 years event management and marketing experience working on everything from international music tours to...

Crew Q&A: Chris Adam

Crew Q&A: Chris Adam

Our next Crew Q&A is with Chris Adam, a freelance Tour Manager and Sound Engineer currently working for Maximo Park, as well as working with FE Live. He's recently worked with bands including Circa Waves and at venues and events across Scotland including O2...

Crew Q&A: Francois ‘Mido’ Elalfy

Crew Q&A: Francois ‘Mido’ Elalfy

Our second Crew Q&A is with Francois Elalfy aka Mido, a freelance Tour Manager and Sound Engineer currently working with Black Rebel Motorcycle Club and Temples. He has been touring worldwide since 2007 with major artists including Kaiser Chiefs and Yellowcard,...

Crew Q&A: Ryan Mcilravey

Crew Q&A: Ryan Mcilravey

We recognise that crew members are the backbone of the live entertainment industry, which is why today we launch our Crew Q&A series to hear from some of the industry's finest and some of the unsung heroes of the events world. Ryan Mcilravey has toured with the...