The Musicians’ Union (MU) offers advice and a range of benefits for musicians performing at gigs, festivals and showcases across the UK and abroad. Services include:
*Free contract advice and help with unpaid/cancelled gigs; *National and International touring advice; *Assistance with identifying income streams, paid work and funding opportunities; *Free Public Liability and instrument/equipment insurance; *Dedicated Live Music advisors.
Specialist advice is also available in relation to other areas of the industry, including recording & broadcasting, teaching, session work, composing and songwriting. The MU is a globally-respected organisation which represents over 30,000 musicians working in all sectors of the music business.