Various resources concentrating on the creative and music industries related to the coronavirus/covid-19 pandemic
This list is specifically designed to serve freelance artists, and those interested in supporting the independent artist community. This includes, but is not limited to, actors, designers, producers, technicians, stage managers, musicians, composers, choreographers, visual artists, filmmakers, craft artists, teaching artists, dancers, writers & playwrights, photographers, etc.
The MUSIC x TECH x FUTURE weekly newsletter keeps people up to date on innovation in the music business. It covers trends and how to best apply these trends to your strategy.
This guide is a free resource geared towards helping you move through the bizarre, surreal and anxiety-provoking circumstances we find ourselves in due to covid-19. It’s been put together by Tamsin Embleton, an ex-venue/festival booker turned psychotherapist who specialises in working with musicians and music industry professionals.
We will be using this document as a focal point for Association of Independent Music’s Covid-19 business guidance for small to medium businesses within the music industry so check back regularly for updates. This is a working document and will be updated as things unfold. Updated March 1st 2021.
This website was created following a discussion between Help Musicians, the Incorporated Society of Musicians, the Ivors Academy, the Musicians’ Union, the Music Managers Forum, the Music Producers Guild and UK Music. Our aim is to create one easy-to-use place where musicians can find all the help, advice and signposting they need to support them […]
AFEM is focused on helping and supporting the electronic music industry in response to the disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. This webpage lists the most credible and helpful resources relating to well-being, financial aid, alternative income opportunities, donating and lobbying. This will be updated regularly.
We’ve launched a database covering everything from health and wellness, to financial support, to tips for creative inspiration and more. This list will grow to include general information to help you navigate the music industry, but in the short term, we’re focusing on things to help you navigate the new realities of COVID‑19.
A global map providing detailed information about music industry-related measures and initiatives in place across the world to combat the impact of COVID-19. Search the map or use the filters to search by type of initiative and country to find out what actions are in place at national and global level across music industry bodies, […]
While we continue to encourage and help artists with live campaigns on Kickstarter, we acknowledge that the coronavirus outbreak is a crisis, and our community needs help beyond what we can offer on our platform. Because of this, we’ve built a live archive of resources for artists, from best practices for remote work to emergency […]
The Featured Artists Coalition have been collecting advice, tips, news and Covid-19 support resources for the UK music industry which they have collated together in a resources directory and will continue to update as long as it is needed. Updated 12th March 2021.
A centralized resource hub to help the music community navigate business and find crucial aid amid the coronavirus crisis created by a coalition of USA artist rights organizations. Helping music professionals access information and applications to receive benefits made available by the CARES Act.
An overview of action across Europe to address the impact of Covid-19 on the music sector. IMPALA released a proposed ten-step roadmap with a timeline seeking decisions in May through to September and beyond. The roadmap sets out financial and non-financial tools to increase liquidity in the music and broader cultural industries.