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COVID-19 outbreak halts independent music industry’s steady growth

COVID-19 is shaping up to leave in its wake a battered economy. While the virus does not hold any prejudice, the global recession that’s brewing will not be so fair.

The independent music industry has already lost a lot of revenue, and if past recessions offer any clue, it stands to lose even more. With the music scene just starting to develop into a stable source of livelihood across the country, many fear that the impact of the virus can be long-reaching.

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