The economic toll of the pandemic has brought about unemployment and food insecurity. And no other industry may be hit as hard as live, with COVID restrictions banning in-person events still in place nine months after the pandemic began leaving more than 12 million live event workers out of work. Despite the hardships they’re facing, countless individuals and companies within the music business have stepped up to help give back and take care of their own.

Source: Pollstar | The Year In Philanthropy: Live Music Steps Up To Take Care Of Its Own