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Chaucer Event Logistics is a world leader in speciality freight forwarding and logistics for the Entertainment & Events Industry. With coverage in over 150 countries world-wide, Chaucer is able to handle all your international, time sensitive, fragile and complicated freight moves at a moment's notice.

On many occasions we act as Head of Department for Shipping, which enables the Event Co-ordinator, Tour or Production Manager to make one call after which we then make all the necessary arrangements for collection and delivery of all equipment, sets, sound stages and back-room kit along with all crew and team personal items.

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Video Interview With Harvey Goldsmith: 'Losing $5m On A Tour Now Doesn't Mean Anything'

For our first video interview in 2019, Pollstar sat down with British producer and promoter legend Harvey Goldsmith at his London office. The aim was to talk about his newest business endeavor nvinsible, the state of business in general, and to get some fun questions in there, too.


Luke Bryan Unveils His Sunset Repeat Tour, Including Country Megaticket Dates

Country superstar Luke Bryan hits the road in 2019 for his Sunset Repeat Tour, including dates that are part of Live Nation’s Country Megaticket.


Week Of 1/21/19


Jim James, Arcade Fire’s Marika Shaw Announced For Pollstar Live! ‘Voting In Concert’ Panel

Jim James, Arcade Fire and PLUS1's Marika Shaw, HeadCount’s Andy Bernstein, C3 Presents’ Margaret Galton and #iVoted & Collective Entertainment’s Emily White have just been announced for a panel at 2019's Pollstar Live! Conference entitled “Voting In Concert: How Promoters, Artists, and You Can Make Political & Social Change.” The panel, set for Feb. 12, will explore the different ways the live industry intersects with the broad political landscape, including voter registration, voter participation, fundraising for social causes, and more.


After The Boss, Will Residencies Expand Beyond Las Vegas?

Springsteen’s big bonanza on Broadway has the industry wondering whether other performers, cities and intimate venues can create the same kind of magic.


UK: Viagogo Responds To FEAT Launch And CMA Investigation

Viagogo has responded to both the launch of the Face-value European Alliance For Ticketing FEAT, as well as the investigation by Britain's Competition and Markets Authority CMA.


Festival Lineup Season Begins! What The Major Fest Announcements Tell Us About 2019

With Coachella being the semi-official start of festival season, its post-New Year’s lineup announcement acts as somewhat of the beginning of the beginning. Knowing the lineup for what is often considered the premier live music fest in the United States gives fans an idea of who to keep an eye out for in 2019, which artists and genres are trending as well as provides an overview of the live business.


Live Techie: Beatchain Dissecting Data For The Road

Data driven science and digital marketing platform Beatchain has partnered with Eleven Seven Label Group and McGhee Entertainment to help grow artist fanbases and help identify viable touring markets, venue size and ticket prices for their artists.


FEAT: Face-value European Alliance For Ticketing Launched At Eurosonic Noorderslag

Some of Europe's leading live entertainment professionals came together establish FEAT, the Face-value European Alliance For Ticketing, which officially launched at Eurosonic Noorderslag, Jan. 17.


House of Blues Music Forward Launches Nationwide Search For Emerging Artists

Applications are open for the House of Blues Music Forward Foundation’s 2019 Bringing Down the House, which helps young emerging musicians navigate the music business and connect them industry leaders.


Joe Russo’s Almost Dead Debuts Motorhead Cover At 1st Of 3 From The Capitol Theatre

Joe Russo's Almost Dead began a three-show run at The Capitol Theatre with an unexpected cover of Motorhead's "Fast And Loose" - watch video from last night.


Take The JamBase User Survey — Win A Live Music Gift Card!

Answer the JamBase User Survey to be entered in a drawing to win a live music gift card.


Neal Casal Joins Tedeschi Trucks Band On This Date In 2015

Full Show Friday revisits Neal Casal's sit-in with Tedeschi Trucks Band at the Sunshine Music Festival on this date in 2015.


Jam Cruise 17 Highlights: Under Caribbean Skies – Day 3

Jam Cruise 17 hit the halfway mark on Thursday. JamBase's Scott Bernstein shares five of his favorite moments from day three.


Foo Fighters Announce Super Saturday Night Webcast

Foo Fighters have announced a free live stream of their Super Saturday Night concert with a slightly NSFW football-themed sketch video staring them as the San Jose Jackolopes.


Death Cab For Cutie Announces 2019 Summer Tour

Death Cab For Cutie confirmed 2019 Summer Tour dates with Jenny Lewis, Lala Lala, Mitski and Car Seat Headrest appearing at select shows.


Snarky Puppy Announces New Album ‘Immigrance’ & Shares Single

Listen to “Xavi,” the lead single from the upcoming new Snarky Puppy studio album ‘Immigrance.’


The String Cheese Incident Shares Travelogue 2018 Live Compilation

The String Cheese Incident has teamed with nugs.net for their latest Travelogue compilation that was put together by band archivist Larry Fox and is available as a free download.


Joe Russo’s Almost Dead Announces 2019 The Capitol Theatre Run Webcasts

Joe Russo’s Almost Dead will webcast three shows at The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York starting with tonight’s concert.


Molly Tuttle Announces Debut Album ‘When You’re Ready’ & Shares Single

Listen to "Take The Journey" the lead single from Molly Tuttle's upcoming debut album 'When You're Ready.'












Martin Garrix, Prodigy, Craig David, Chase & Status (DJ set) & more for SW4 2019

Martin Garrix, Prodigy, Craig David, Chase & Status (DJ set) & more for SW4 2019


Adam Beyer x Cirez D for Creamfields 2019

Adam Beyer x Cirez D for Creamfields 2019 - joining deadmau5, and Swedish House Mafia


Reverend And The Makers, Embrace, & more for Watchet Live Festival 2019

Reverend And The Makers, Embrace, & more for Watchet Live Festival 2019 - incl. Peter Hook & The Light, Alabama 3, Hugh Cornwell, Hot Chocolate, 3 Daft Monkeys & more


first acts for Devon's Sea Change 2019

first acts for Devon's Sea Change 2019 - incl. Metronomy, The Comet is Coming, TVAM, Gazelle Twin, Bagpuss, & more


Stereophonics to headline the Sunday of This is Tomorrow 2019

Stereophonics to headline the Sunday of This is Tomorrow 2019 - joining Foals, Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds, and more


Skepta, Jorja Smith, & more for Field Day 2019

Skepta, Jorja Smith, & more for Field Day 2019 - incl. Diplo, The Black Madonna, Modeselektor, Jungle, Pusha T, & more


Stereophonics announce two Forest Live shows for June

Stereophonics announce two Forest Live shows for June - at Thetford Forest, Suffolk, and Westonbirt Arboretum, Gloucestershire


You Me At Six, While She Sleeps, Every Time I Die, & more for 2000trees 2019

You Me At Six, While She Sleeps, Every Time I Die, & more for 2000trees 2019 - plus Therapy?, Jamie Lenman, Estrons, and more


Janelle Monae to headline Glastonbury Festival's West Holts stage

Janelle Monae to headline Glastonbury Festival's West Holts stage


Hacienda Classical announce two Forest Live shows for June

Hacienda Classical announce two Forest Live shows for June


The Wailers on tour in March -

NEWS - The Wailers on tour in March -


Walking on Cars : new tour info.

Walking on Cars - new tour info for Leeds


Ugly : new tour info.

Ugly - new tour info for Portsmouth


Tom Jones : new tour info.

Tom Jones - new tour info for Dundee


Tom Jones : new tour info.

Tom Jones - new tour info for Colchester


Swindle : new tour info.

Swindle - new tour info for Bristol


Steve Diggle : new tour info.

Steve Diggle - new tour info for Southend-on-Sea


Paramore or Less : new tour info.

Paramore or Less - new tour info for Merthyr Tydfil


Only Girl : new tour info.

Only Girl - new tour info for Bristol


Noble Jacks : new tour info.

Noble Jacks - new tour info for Manchester


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