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Journalist Peter Vacher discusses the history and context of Art Kane’s famous 1962 photograph of London’s jazz scene.

There have now been over 15,000 signatures on our petition – which we’re running with the Ivors Academy – calling on the Government to help us #FixStreaming and keep music alive.

In a bid to support venues and performing artists, a group of musicians, dancers and entertainers have created The Fantastical Festival of Furlough to bring you live streamed entertainment in a spectacular fashion.

For Irish folk singer and musician Cara Dillon, the Covid-19 crisis has been a particularly worrying time. But the urge to create and perform has culminated in an online concert with real emotional resonance. Read her profile as written by Andy Fyfe.

MU members can claim a 10% discount on Guildhall School's Coaching and Mentoring training sessions, helping musicians develop their skills as coaches and mentors.

We were pleased to learn that an injunction has been passed which allows visa holders in the US to access some public funds during the Covid-19 crisis.

PRS for Music has shared information on its 2020 PRS Annual General Meeting (AGM), set to take place at 12:00 pm on Tuesday 18 August, and is encouraging eligible members to participate and have their say.

Dr Jonathan Savage, Managing Director of UCan Play, talks us through how the organisation plans to help musicians deal with the global pandemic by developing their digital skills through the new training and mentoring programme INTERFACE:RESPONSE.