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The Great Escape will go online for 2021

Brighton's new music festival The Great Escape will be replaced with an online event this year.

Mogwai leading the race for UK Number 1 album

Mogwai are leading the race for the Number One spot in this week’s Official Albums Chart.

Reading and Leeds will go ahead in August, organisers announce

Organisers of Reading and Leeds have said that their 2021 festivals will be going ahead. 

SXSW announce second wave of artists for online event

A number of Scottish artists have been confirmed to appear at the event.

The Ivors’ Rising Star Award entries now open

Entries are now open to The Ivors' 2021 Rising Star Award with Apple Music, to honour young British and Irish songwriters and composers.

13 more UK venues saved from ‘critical’ risk of closure

The #SaveOurVenues campaign has today announced that 13 more UK venues have been saved from 'critical risk' of imminent closure, including 2 in Scotland.

Glastonbury 2021 cancelled “with great regret”

IN a week where the future of the UK music indsutry was up for debate in Parliament, another huge blow was dealt with the news Glastonbury 2021 has been cancelled. The news was announced earlier today

Whole Lotta Roadies grant applications now open for touring crew

APPLICATIONS are now open for grants from the Whole Lotta Roadies fundraising campaign, available to support Scottish live touring crew during the COVID-19 pandemic. If you are a member of touring cre

Sign petition to bring back Scottish Singles Chart

A petition has opened up demanding the reinstatement of the Scottish Singles Chart. 

Summer music festivals in 2021 could go ahead but only with government support

A report published by UK Music titled 'LET THE MUSIC PLAY: SAVE OUR SUMMER' outlines a clear strategy to protect and support the live music industry