The following MBW blog comes from Jon Ollier, the long-term live agent for artists such as Ed Sheeran, Lauv and Anne-Marie. Ollier’s achievements in the live business include booking Sheeran’s record-breaking Divide tour, the highest-grossing tour ($776m in ticket sales!) in history. Ollier recently left CAA, along with his artist client base, to found his own company, One Fiinix Live, based in London.
In amongst all the good news recently about vaccines for COVID-19 rolling out in the near future there remain a number of unanswered questions for the live music industry and the professionals that work in it.