Independent Music Venues Need Your Help To Survive The Pandemic

WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA – APRIL 23: The Roxy Theatre, on the historic Sunset Strip, is closed and has … [+] the message, Thank You Frontline Workers,on their marquee, in West Hollywood, CA, during the coronavirus pandemic, photographed Thursday, April 23, 2020. (Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles Times via Getty Images) Los Angeles Times via… Continue reading Independent Music Venues Need Your Help To Survive The Pandemic

School Of Rock Joins Forces With Music Idols In Response To Coronavirus Pandemic

School of Rock is the world’s leading music education company. At the end of 2019, it had 270 franchises operating in nine countries serving 40,000 students. But when the COVID-19 pandemic hit, like all schools, this one had to shut down in-person instruction. Immediately, the company launched School of Rock Remote, giving its students access… Continue reading School Of Rock Joins Forces With Music Idols In Response To Coronavirus Pandemic

‘Whatever Gets You Talking’ Music Video Encourages Young People to Discuss Mental Health

As May is National Health Month in the U.S., and with June only a few days away, AWN is happy to share a new animated music video, Whatever Gets You Talking, produced by the national award-winning Seize the Awkward campaign, a collaboration between The Ad Council, The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) and The… Continue reading ‘Whatever Gets You Talking’ Music Video Encourages Young People to Discuss Mental Health

Stafford PC says homeowner can play patriotic music, just lower

There have been many ceremonies or other tributes over the past ten weeks by residents and community organizations alike to say thank you to the first responders putting their lives on the line during the Covid-19 pandemic. Sometimes a thank you goes a long way. It’s a heartwarming gesture that is also a true reflection… Continue reading Stafford PC says homeowner can play patriotic music, just lower

Music that promotes empathy in middle of pandemic

Music Music that promotes empathy in middle of pandemic Friday, May 22, 2020 0:01 By GENNEVIEVE AWINO Labelled Human. PHOTO | COURTESY  Last week on Thursday night, I was invited to a private online viewing on Vimeo of the ‘one-shot’ music video dubbed “Labelled Human”, a collaboration with an eclectic group of young Kenyan musicians:… Continue reading Music that promotes empathy in middle of pandemic

LIVE MUSIC LANDS IN PARKING LOTS, ON CURBS IN MID-PANDEMIC NEW ENGLAND

Photo by Jerry Lofaro via Tupelo Music HallMusic seems poised to return to the way it was presented for thousands of years before there was a formal music industry: A few elite artists subsidized by their wealthy patrons, while the rest of civilization heard music made by their neighbors at barn dances or at local… Continue reading LIVE MUSIC LANDS IN PARKING LOTS, ON CURBS IN MID-PANDEMIC NEW ENGLAND