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YCAT Development Session 2nd round-up
Bex Ransom
Creative Programme Officer
11th March 2016

Talent Programme Assistant Bex Ransom shares her round-up of the recent YCAT Development Sessions on PR, Press and Self-Promotion.

Finding The Perfect Balance
Nick Carter
Drummer
17th December 2015

Drummer Nick Carter reveals his struggles with work and life balance as a touring, recording and teaching musician.

What's the deal with streaming?
Various
#HelpMusiciansUKTalks
17th November 2014

We speak to musicians and industry professionals to get their views on the controversial topic of streaming. 

Swansong at Bannockburn
Fiona Thompson
Freelance Writer
25th September 2014

Freelance writer Fiona Thompson wrote an article about folk artist Sheila Thompson for our Autumn 2014 Magazine. She went to see Sheila perform in Stirling in the midst of the Scottish referendum and reflects on her visit.

As a new survey reveals the stresses and strains of a musical career, are we doing enough to support musicians?
Graham Sheffield
Chairman
29th August 2014

Graham Sheffield reflects on the results of our Health and Wellbeing survey and asks if we're doing enough to support musicians. 

Bidding Farewell to Help Musicians UK
Mayuko Tanno
Communications Assistant
7th March 2014

Outgoing Communications Assistant Mayuko Tanno writes about her year at Help Musicians UK. ­