No one went into 2020 expecting the entire live music business to come to a screeching halt within the space of a week, but the spread of the coronavirus throughout the world has forced changes in virtually every industry for the foreseeable future.
With artists, managers, booking agents, venue owners, executives and more scrambling for answers on how to move forward safely, Billboard’s Taylor Mims (Staff Writer, Touring and Live Entertainment) will be giving daily video updates on the pandemic’s effect on the music industry and how artists and behind-the-scenes players are responding.
Mims will answer questions in real-time as we all navigate this fluid situation. Watch at 2pm ET weekdays on Twitter and below for the latest information on this rapidly changing situation.
Billboard’s touring and live entertainment expert @taylorjmims is LIVE, answering your questions about how #COVID19 is affecting the music industry and how artists are responding to the #coronavirus outbreak. Drop your questions below ⬇️ https://t.co/ZDu67v80ux
— billboard (@billboard) March 18, 2020