• George Harrison's The Material World Foundation Launches ‘Inner Light Challenge' to Help Coronavirus Relief Efforts

    8 days ago - By Billboard

    Dhani Harrison, in conjunction with his late father George Harrison 's The Material World Foundation is donating $500,000 to MusiCares COVID-19 Relief Fund, Save the Children and Medecins Sans Frontieres charities to help their effort in providing care amid the coronavirus crisis.
    To help raise additional funds, the Foundation has also launched The Inner Light Challenge, inspired by the Harrison-penned Beatles tune of the same name. The tune features the relevant lyrics “Without going out of my door, I can know all things on Earth / Without looking out of my window, I can know the ways of...
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  • How Coronavirus Will Reshape The Concert Business

    How Coronavirus Will Reshape The Concert Business

    8 days ago - By Billboard

    Most live-music executives began the new decade with an optimistic outlook, expecting it to begin with record grosses in the touring business. Over the last month, however, the outbreak of COVID-19 completely changed that, as what initially seemed like a pause for live music turned into a longer break, then a complete standstill. Now that, combined with an increasingly uncertain economy, is threatening the already fraught balance of power among concert giants Live Nation and AEG, the independent promoters struggling to compete against them and the major talent agencies that are already...
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  • AM BRIEF: Tencent $100M COVID-19 Fund • Financial Help For Music Workers • Live Nation Stock Rebounds • More News

    8 days ago - By Hypebot

    THURSDAY 3.26.2020 • Music Business News From Across The Web Updated Continuously Under The More News Tab Above
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