SLAM Communique - Statement of Support for the National Live Music Office | 08/08/2013

It is concerning that there have been a number of commentators openly condemning and attacking the announcement of the new National Live Music Office (NLMO) last weekend. Announced by Arts Minister Tony Burke at the Bald Faced Stag Hotel in Leichhardt, a long-standing live music venue in Sydney’s Inner West, the office will receive $560,000 of federal funding over three years. The office is mandated to work on regulatory reform and audience and sector development. ... The modest amount of…Read More