Five ways musicians are responding to the coronavirus crisis
Amid wider devastation, the COVID-19 pandemic has wreaked havoc on the musical world. Although online consumption has risen – Spotify, for instance, has seen large growth in paid subscriptions – music-makers are still suffering. Many receive only tiny payouts from streaming sites. And with public gatherings curtailed, concerts, tours and festivals are currently ruled out, jeopardising employment prospects for musicians and the future of shuttered venues.
Original Article Source Credits: The Conversation , https://theconversation.com/
Article Written By: Adam Behr
Original Article Posted on: May 1, 2020
Link to Original Article: https://theconversation.com/five-ways-musicians-are-responding-to-the-coronavirus-crisis-137444