The Canadian government is drafting the federal budget this month, and it is critically important that they recognize our industries willneed an extended round of financial support.
Large-scale live events will not be viable for months, and many international events are postponed until 2022. The businesses, supply chain and workers of the event industries need continued support now, so that we have the capacity to restart quickly and safely when the time comes.
If you're in the live music industry, please fill out a letter to your MP at the Canadian Live Music Association, and re-tweet #ForTheLiveOfLive on your social channels.
You can also use the letter generator at the Coalition for Hardest Hit Businesses.