Hundreds of corporations are now leaving the UK and moving their headquarters to Amsterdam which means the UK is losing billions of pounds worth of trade and economic stability every single day.
Although the botched deal we do have is very unlikely to ever be accepted by parliament, even if it is, the deal does not set out one single guideline or stipulation for any UK citizen wanting to work or live in any of the EU member states. You might be thinking “But there has to be at least something in place, right?”, wrong.
The withdrawal deal, as it stands, simply sets out a few guidelines for people that currently live and work in the EU. It says nothing about the future of working permits, permissions or otherwise for ANYONE that wants to work in the EU, or for any EU citizen wanting to work in the UK. In the case of NO DEAL BREXIT, this means even people working and living in the EU or UK could have to return to their home countries.
WATCH // Pennywise - "Fuck Authority"
If you’re a musician of any kind, you will no longer be able to travel to any EU state to work, tour, or play any form of concert, venue, small venue gig anywhere. Even if you’re in an unsigned punk band, you will not be able to just home on a plane and play anywhere.
This means even if you were from the UK, and offered a job in say Germany, you cannot accept it as there is literally no government law or legislation in either country covering this agreement.
Also, the Musicians Union, an organization in the UK which represents over 30,000 musicians working in all sectors of the British music business, have been calling for touring visas for musicians. They have been fighting hard to protect the rights of UK musicians, however, in the case of either no deal or the botched deal, the UK still needs to negotiate new deals for musicians which could take years.
The only thing that would secure touring rights for UK artists after March 29th 2019 would be a temporary agreement, which, considering the UK will have to arrange 1000’s of new agreements with the EU regarding business and law, musicians are likely to be placed on the bottom of the pile.
Or, obviously we all come to our senses and don’t leave the fucking EU.
Popfunk AC DC Powerage Tour Detroit 1978 Live at Cobo Hall T Shirt & Stickers
Official exclusive custom, collectible, and 100% authentic die-cut stickers come with every shirt.
SENNHEISER URBANITE XL WIRELESS
The bass-driven club sound of the URBANITE XL WIRELESS still retains excellent clarity through the entire frequency range.