‘I’ve been alive longer with it than without it, but I don’t take it for granted. It’s weird. Who’d have thought?’ Tony Mortimer considers the legacy of his smash hit Stay Another Day.
UK Music’s chief executive Michael Dugher has appealed to the government to recognised the ‘transformative’ effect music can have on metal health and to the development of young people.
The ISM Members’ Fund has announced a new pilot physiotherapy service as part of its health and wellbeing services for musicians.
The Music Industry Therapy Collective has launched a crowdfunder campaign to produce a musicians’ manual aimed at supporting wellbeing and mental health on tour.
The next Women Connect event will gather experts from across the music industry to discuss the impact of mental health on creators and their support networks.
The ISM Members Fund, a sister charity of the Incorporated Society of Musicians, is now offering counselling as part of a new suite of services for musicians.
‘I’d been holding it in for all this time, and I had a lot to say. That’s why I got back into music to help others who are going through the same shit as me,’ says rapper Anon.
Liverpool Philharmonic, Help Musicians UK and Liverpool John Moores University have launched an initiative to research injury prevention in professional musicians.
As Mental Health Awareness Week launches in the UK, Dr Claire Renfrew explains the impact of music on your psychological, physical and emotional wellbeing.
Disabled artists and those with longterm health conditions are encountering career-damaging obstacles, a new national survey finds.