RADAR Festival to donate proceeds to Music Venue Trust

RADAR Festival, an award-winning and genre-busting event, is set to make history as the first festival to donate proceeds from ticket sales to the Music Venue Trust (MVT) in support of grassroots music venues. A portion of the proceeds from every ticket sold for RADAR Festival 2024 will contribute to MVT's Pipeline Investment Fund, marking … Continue reading RADAR Festival to donate proceeds to Music Venue Trust

Enter Shikari add Irish dates, support Music Venue Trust

Enter Shikari are today announcing the addition of shows in Dublin and Belfast to their 2024 live schedule. The shows in March at The Academy and Limelight, in Dublin and Belfast respectively, will mark the band's first performances in either city since 2017. Lead singer and producer Rou Reynolds says: “We’re looking forward to finally … Continue reading Enter Shikari add Irish dates, support Music Venue Trust

Music Venue Trust announces launch of Music Venue Properties

Music Venue Trust (MVT), the UK charity which represents hundreds of grassroots music venues, has announced an ambitious new initiative, Music Venue Properties, that will help grassroots music venues (GMVs) secure their long-term futures. Over 35% of GMVs have closed in the last 20 years and 93% of them are tenants with the typical operator only having 18 … Continue reading Music Venue Trust announces launch of Music Venue Properties

Music Venue Trust: Scotland’s grassroots music venue sector on brink of collapse

There's a lot to unpack in this article, and there are always multiple factors to be taken into account... but the one thing that's not in doubt is that music venues (and other parts of the entertainment industry) have taken a particular hammering over the last couple of years. Receiving little if any government support, … Continue reading Music Venue Trust: Scotland’s grassroots music venue sector on brink of collapse

Primordial Radio announces Save Our Venues all-dayer in partnership with The Music Venue Trust

Primordial Radio is very proud to announce it will be holding a virtual all-dayer on Saturday 27th February raising money for The Music Venue Trust’s campaign to Save Our Venues. The online event will feature takeover shows, live interviews, acoustic sessions, makeup tutorial, presenter & member shows and a Live Quiz (InkQuizition). Confirmed appearances include: … Continue reading Primordial Radio announces Save Our Venues all-dayer in partnership with The Music Venue Trust