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Pandemic ‘biggest knock to live music in my life’

Image caption Some bands may have to adapt their stage act to social distancing rules As the coronavirus lockdown eases in many parts of the world, record shops and record labels have been roaring back into life. Respected industry website Music Business Worldwide now reckons recorded music revenues for 2020 could end up slightly higher than last year. Yet while… Read more →

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Creating an online course ‘changed my life’

Image copyright Lucy Gough Image caption Lucy Gough launched an online interior design course Like many others, interior stylist Lucy Gough saw her income disappear when the coronavirus hit and naturally felt anxious about her future prospects. “Within one week the four shoots I’d been prepping for were all cancelled,” she recalls. However, rather than do nothing, London-based Ms Gough… Read more →

Coronavirus: Young could be scarred throughout working life

Image copyright AFP The International Labour Organisation has said young people are disproportionately being affected by the coronavirus health crisis. In a new report the ILO, which is a United Nations agency, warns there is a risk they could be scarred throughout their working lives. They could become what the report calls a “lockdown generation”. It says young women have… Read more →