MU calls on TUC to protect musicians

The Musicians’ Union (MU) will this week ask the TUC to support a musician’s right to be paid and to work to protect artistic freedom of expression in the wake of the Pussy Riot verdict.

The TUC Congress is being held in Brighton until Wednesday (September 12).

The MU’s first motion will ask the TUC to help challenge the idea that musicians should be happy to work for free – an attitude which it says was all too prevalent in ...

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