Music Fans, Artists & More than 75 Public Radio Music Stations Nationwide Honor Public Radio Music Day on April 16th

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Through difficult times, local public radio music stations band together to pay tribute to their listeners, musicians & communities WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 15, 2020) – The noncomMUSIC Alliance announced that more than 75 public radio music stations from nearly 30 states will join together with music fans and performers on April 16th to celebrate the first-ever Public Radio Music Day … Read More

How Fans Can Support Artists And Music-Industry Workers During The Outbreak

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The COVID-19 outbreak has brought the global concert business to a standstill, causing hundreds of millions of dollars in ticket-sales losses, billions in falling music-industry stock prices and generating an unprecedented level of financial anxiety for artists, event organizers and other behind-the-scenes workers who rely on live events to make their ends meet. Below are some of the most effective ways that fans … Read More

KEXP: Guide for Artists and Fans to Support Music During the COVID-19 Outbreak

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As COVID-19 continues to persist, the music industry is facing major financial hurdles. With the European travel ban, Washington state’s mandate to halt public gatherings of more than 50 people, postponement of major events and festivals like SXSW, Coachella, as well as tours – let alone the health risks – there’s significant trouble being caused for artists, venues, and promoters.  In … Read More

“Public Radio Music Day” to be Celebrated Nationwide on April 16th

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Bipartisan Congressional Resolutions Applaud Local Public Radio Music Stations’ Service to Listeners, Artists & Communities WASHINGTON, D.C.(February 12, 2020) – The noncomMUSIC Alliance today announced that the inaugural Public Radio Music Day will take place on April 16, 2020, with a nationwide celebration uniting public radio music stations, fans, and performers to spread the word about the special role public … Read More

Sens. Blunt & Coons, Reps. Scanlon & Chabot Introduce Resolution Marking Public Radio Music Day

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 12, 2020) – Yesterday, U.S. Senators Roy Blunt (Mo.) and Chris Coons (Del.), along with U.S. Representatives Mary Gay Scanlon (Pa.) and Steve Chabot (Ohio), introduced a bipartisan, bicameral resolution to mark April 16, 2020, as Public Radio Music Day. The resolution celebrates local public radio music stations and their service to listeners, artists, and communities across … Read More

Scanlon, Chabot Lead Bi-Partisan Resolution Celebrating Public Radio Music Stations

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 11, 2020) – Today, Representatives Mary Gay Scanlon (D-PA) and Steve Chabot (OH-R) introduced the Public Radio Music Day Act to celebrate local public radio music stations and their service to listeners, artists, and communities across America. Senators Roy Blunt and Chris Coons have introduced a companion resolution in the Senate. Read the Full Release