TUC pledges to support working musicians

Brandon Bakshi

The TUC has accepted the MU’s motion asking that professional musicians should not be expected to work for free.

The news follows the Musicians’ Union asking the TUC to support working musicians ahead of the group's annual Congress.

The motion asks for the TUC to support the MU in a campaign to raise awareness of this issue and ensure that all professional performers are paid fairly in all circumstances.

John Smith, MU General Secretary, says: “The MU believes that too ...

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