MUSIC NEWS: MusicPlanetLive Announces £1Million Incentives & Grants Programme For Emerging Artists & Promoters
Live music hub MusicPlanetLive has announced £1 Million of incentives and grants to support emerging UK artists and promoters.
Over the next six months MusicPlanetLive will be funding artists, projects and events up to £5k each across the UK. In addition to the grants, the site is designed so artists, venues and promoters of all levels can use its service to generate income through various means.
MusicPlanetLive has already sponsored a wide range of shows and provided funding for many emerging artists including Chapter and Verse, Lotus Eater and Big Beat Manifesto. This announcement affirms MusicPlanetLive‘s commitment to supporting live music and the next generation of talent.
Last week saw the official launch of NuuRadio, the site’s in-built user-generated interactive radio station which features artist takeover shows, industry news and more. Featured artist shows have so far included Opeth, Employed to Serve, Northlane and Wednesday 13 as well as Grammy award winning Sting producer Kipper Eldridge.