Evidence to Scottish Parliament Committee 23rd Feb 2023

Alongside Finlay MacDonald and Tommy Smith, I'll be giving evidence to the Scottish Parliament Committee on Constitution, External Affairs and Culture on the impact of the proposed BBC Scotland cuts to niche music programming: https://www.parliament.scot/chamber-and-committees/committees/current-and-previous-committees/session-6-constitution-europe-external-affairs-and-culture-committee/meetings/2023/ceeacs6236/agenda

How can musicians make a living in today’s economy?

I've been reading a fantastic book recently by long-time Warwick academic Chris Bilton: Chris Bilton (2017) The Disappearing Product, Marketing and Markets in The Creative Industries, (Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing). This book comes at exactly the right time for me, when I am both reimagining the focus of my research to look at music … Continue reading How can musicians make a living in today’s economy?