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The First Socially Distanced Indoor Concert in the UK Was 'Strange' and Not Sustainable

The first socially distanced indoor concert was held in the UK this past Tuesday presenting newfound challenges that have left organizers skeptical about the ability to hold similar shows in the future.
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Fighting for Their Future: How Independent Music Venues Survive the COVID-19 Pandemic

A conversation with several individuals involved with the National Independent Venue Association speak on how the COVID-19 pandemic as affected their staff and what it will take to keep their doors open in the future.
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Study Shows Playing a Musical Instrument Is Good for Your Mental Health

It could be the creative outlet, it could be the stress relief, most likely it’s just because making music is a whole lot of fun! A new study, meant to explore how learning an instrument can affect a person’s mood, has produced some positive results.
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New $10 Billion Plan Proposed to Save Live Music Venues Across the US

A new bill introduced by Senators John Cornyn (R-TX) and Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) aims to provide much needed relief to independent music venues. The Save Our Stages Act aims to help those affected by the COVID-19 shutdown.
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New Coronavirus Experiment Aims to See How Virus Can Be Prevented at Large Concerts

Researchers in Germany are recruiting volunteers between the ages of 18 and 50 for a “coronavirus experiment” to attend a concert with singer-songwriter Tim Bendzko on August 22 at an indoor stadium in Leipzig.
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Elon Musk Confirms We'll One Day Listen to Music via Brain Chip

Musk’s latest venture is through a company called Neuralink, a neurotechnology company developing implantable brain-machine interfaces. Musk said the interface will have the ability to stream music directly to our brain.
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The American Music Awards to Return This November

As numerous events postpone until 2021, the American Music Awards (AMAs) just revealed they will be hosting their ceremony in 2020. The 2020 American Music Awards will take place on Sunday, November 22.
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Music Venues Set to Open in the UK on August 1

Oliver Dowden, Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, tweeted out the message that beginning on August 1st, indoor performances can resume in theaters, music halls, and other venues.
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Top Live Music Exec Suggests That Concerts Won't Return Until 2022

Geiger said in his opinion concerts won’t return until 2022. Noting that there are probably “20 roadblocks” in the way such as the virus itself, spacing, density, and insurance.
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Here’s a List of Rescheduled 2021 Concert Tour Dates

Here’s a list of artists, broken down by genre, that have already announced new dates for their previously postponed tours. There’s many artists we’re still waiting on to make announcements about their rescheduled tour dates.
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