Picking through a pandemic: In Nashville, 90 percent of independent music venues risk closure

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Pollstar Survey of Concert Pros Finds Just Over Half Expect Live Music to Be Back at Full Capacity by End of 2021

A survey of concert pros conducted by the trade magazine Pollstar finds some interesting splits between optimism and continued wariness as the industry tries to forecast what lies immediately ahead for their battered and still largely shut down business. “It … Read more…

‘I’m Really Glad We’re Now Allowed to Not Just “Shut Up and Sing.”‘ The Chicks on Music, Sexism and Democracy

When The Chicks wrote and recorded Gaslighter, their first album together in 14 years, there was no pandemic. Black Lives Matter protests had not yet roiled the country. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was still at her post. And … Read more…

Jim Cuddy on how pandemic isolation and unity in protests helped inspire new music | Your Morning

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Amazon Music App Incorporates Twitch’s Live Streaming Functionality

Amazon Music announced its partnership with Twitch, under which Amazon Music app will incorporate Twitch’s live streaming functionality. The new feature, launched on iOS and Android, would combine live streaming with on-demand listening. The deal promises that artists across the … Read more…