Thursday, June 16, 2016

Don't leave me this way

It might not be the first thing most people are considering when deciding whether to vote Remain or Leave, but music is extremely close to my heart, personally speaking, and the UK music industry is very important in an international economic context. Pitchfork's Laura Snapes has surveyed the opinions of an assortment of industry figures on how Brexit might affect four specific spheres - live music, labels and copyright issues, the production and sale of physical music and EU funding for the arts - and the responses were unanimously negative and fearful.

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