EVENT ‣ How Fans Can Support Artists And Music-Industry Workers During the Outbreak (NPR Music)
Updated: May 6
March 20, 20208:10 AM ET
The COVID-19 outbreak has brought the global concert business to a standstill, causing hundreds of millions of dollars in ticket-sales losses, billions in falling music-industry stock prices and generating an unprecedented level of financial anxiety for artists, event organizers and other behind-the-scenes workers who rely on live events to make their ends meet.
Below are some of the most effective ways that fans can contribute financially to artists and music-industry workers in need, ranked from having the most- to least-immediate impact. Keep in mind that not all financial contributions are created equal, nor do they all land equally as fast into artists' hands. (Head here for a list of avenues for industry workers and small businesses to source their own support, too.)
For more information and details visit https://www.npr.org/2020/03/20/818539328/how-fans-can-support-artists-and-music-industry-workers-during-the-outbreak?t=1584750136312