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Denmark

April 30, 2018

The much anticipated arrival of the 16,000-capacity Royal Arena in Copenhagen has energised the whole live music sector, with local artistes also rising to the occasion with sell-outs there and Denmark’s status on the international touring circuit significantly enhanced.  Neil Bracegirdle reports Hailed as the gateway from Europe to the…

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Million-ticket phenomenon

April 29, 2018

It didn’t take long for Ed Sheeran to win a substantial fanbase in Australia and New Zealand, but while playing his first headline tour there, a run of six theatre shows in 2012, he surely could not have imagined returning to sell more than one million tickets for just 18…

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MADRID, SPAIN

April 5, 2018

Audience takes a look at the world’s major cities and venues most used by international artistes. WiZink Center A: Avenida de Felipe II s/n T: +34 91 444 9949 E: pazaparicio@wizinkcenter.es W: www.wizinkcenter.es Principle contact person: Paz Aparicio Hire only or Buy & promote: Hire only Capacity: 17,400 In-house Concert…

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South-East Asia

March 20, 2018

Once a region where only a few established or niche artistes could venture and cover their costs, it is now becoming a regular touring market for international acts, as several countries have developed stronger infrastructures for live music. Neil Bracegirdle reports Regarded as a so-called emerging market for the last…

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