Tag: wellbeing

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Musicians to suffer from ‘cost of working’ crisis this winter

A survey by the charity Help Musicians has found 98% of musicians are ‘concerned’ about their ability to earn enough income in the next six months.
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Santigold cancels tour and speaks out: ‘I can’t make it work’

Santigold published an explanation laying bare the challenges that many artists are facing as they return to the road post-lockdown.
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Megan Thee Stallion launches mental wellness website for fans

The website is designed to point her fans in the direction of help if they are struggling with their mental health and wellbeing.
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J Balvin turns startup founder with wellbeing app Oye

Balvin is a co-founder of the startup, whose app will offer wellness exercises and mental health advice for a monthly subscription.
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Help Musicians turns Music Minds Matter into single-focus charity

As it announced the plans, it also revealed that calls to the Music Minds Matter support line have risen by 30% this year.
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Former AFEM manager launches ADHD coaching service for music

A new coaching service is aiming to help musicians and people in the music industry who are living with ADHD.
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Arlo Parks cancels US gigs, telling fans ‘I am broken’

Her announcement clearly explains the negative pressures accompanying her success, and the workload required to keep its wheels spinning.
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Peloton and Calm reveal plans for layoffs as they cut costs

Both are enduring some challenging times in 2022, as represented by their latest plans to cut their workforces.
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TikTok adds new screen-time features including break prompts

They include a dashboard showing people how much they've been using the app, and plans for "weekly digital well-being prompts" for 13-17 year-olds.
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Digital burnout: MMF says ‘labels and platforms must break the cycle’

Managers body the MMF has published a report on 'Digital Burnout' pressures facing artists in the social media era.
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Self Esteem criticises social media pressures on musicians

There is a revolt brewing among artists over the pressures they feel they are under to service an ever-growing roster of social-media platforms.
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Why ‘YouTube Brain’ is a cautionary tale for musicians

'The YouTubers are not okay' is how Vox headlines its latest examination of the creator economy.