1. avatar fastfude
    [quote:d8a6718ca2]The Northern Ireland Music Industry Commission (NIMIC) has commissioned Queen’s University Belfast to carry out a research study exploring the economic impact of the music industry in Northern Ireland.

    This study will document the size of the sector, the vast range of practitioners and businesses which comprise it and the contribution that it makes to the Northern Ireland economy.[/quote:d8a6718ca2]

    http://nimusic.com/news/item/600/ni-music-industry-research-survey

    Good one. This has been an obviously missing piece of the puzzle since forever. It'd be hugely illuminating to have an overview of the actual economy involved.