Edinburgh music networking ensemble Born To Be Wide returns on Thursday 29 September with its focus on touring.

Entitled ‘Planning The Modern Tour – and Avoiding Disaster’, the event features an interview with veteran promoter (their description) Dave McGeachan and a panel looking at the best approaches to touring.

Taking place at the Electric Circus, McGeachan will joined on the panel by gig rep Katie Macdonald, and tour manager Nick Green, who has toured the world with Crystal Fighters and Jungle.

Following the seminar, panelists will play a selection of their favourite music and hang out with the audience.

Tickets are £6.00, or £4.50 Musicians’ Union Members