• How U.K. Touring Is Struggling to Keep On Truckin'

    1 month ago - By Billboard

    LONDON - In April 2022, when Ed Sheeran begins his + - = ÷ x shows - which he's calling the Mathematics Tour - dozens of trucks from the U.K. hauler KB Event will transport his production and crew to 15 or so European countries. But while KB's trucks used to set out from the company's base in Pinxton in central England for Sheeran's tours, this time they will depart from its new depot in Dublin - some seven hours away by road and ferry.
    This has nothing to do with routing or convenience, but rather with complex new European Union regulations that will have far-reaching repercussions for...
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