Below is the full speech from Christine Brown, Director of External Affairs and Chief of Staff at Help Musicians UK, who announced the exciting partnership during a private brunch, panel and networking event at MIDEM hosted by WIM.
As the charity approaches it centenary year in 2021, we are committed to be truly representative of the music sector, increasing our presence in the nations and regions of the UK, being inclusive to every genre and reaching a diverse range of musicians and those working in the broader industry.
Our Director of External Affairs and NI wrote about our growing network to support artists across the UK.
Three months into her new role at Help Musicians UK, Creative Director Claire Gevaux explains a new research project the charity is undertaking.
The Sundowners head off on tour in just over a week, supported by Merseyside Arts Foundation, one of our new artist development partners. We caught up with Niamh from the band to chat about the upcoming tour, and how important it is that new artists are supported.
A look back over 2014.