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Alexandra Palace raising money to re-open
SFX has a new plan, with a former AEG boss lined up to implement it
eBay to buy Ticket Utils to boost large scale touting on StubHub
Pokemon invade music venues
Shempire re-opens after roof work is completed
Richard Branson invests in Sofar Sounds
CMU's One Liners: Universal, David Lynch, Afropunk London, more
Mumford & Sons' Ben Lovett to open London venue
FanFair Alliance hopes to take on the ticket touts
MJR and Propaganda acquire Sheffield venue Plug
Beatport officially no longer for sale
Promoters respond to increased reporting on sexual assaults at music events
Number of disabled ticket-buyers up 26% at venues allied to Attitude Is Everything charter
Russian festival pulled at last minute due to political pressure
Barcardi announces partnership with AEG venues
FKP Scorpio boss responds to reports of sexual offences at Bravalla festival
Russian ticket fraudster sentenced to at least four years in American jail
Folk-focused booking agencies combine to create Strada Music
Mumford & Sons boycott Swedish festival over attacks on women
Artists to blame for secondary ticketing boom, says economics professor
Dainty Group acquired by Australian live firm TEG
Lollapalooza Colombia cancelled after headliner pulls out
East London's George Tavern wins appeal to block planning application
CMU's One Liners: Rihanna, Years & Years, ILMC, more
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UK and international music industry trade bodies try to put a positive spin on Brexit
BPI comments on UK's decision to leave European Union
Plans to move Glastonbury Festival
MIA will still perform at Afropunk festival, despite threats of boycott over Black Lives Matter comments
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