The Measuring Music 2017 report has now been released and reports that the UK live music industry is now worth £1bn for the first time, growing by 14% in 2016.

The report also confirms the importance of the live music sector as an employer with almost 30,000 people employed in the sector in 2016 compared to just over 9,000 in recorded music.

If you would like to read the full report please click here.