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Skillbox leads India’s transition into virtual gigs — but how did they find themselves here?

After the government imposed the COVID-induced lockdown, performing arts were perhaps the hardest hit industry suffering from its fallout. Events, such as music concerts that were held in packed basements, would be the first to be stopped. Six months have passed since the first instalment of the lockdown started. It is clear that music gigs are not going to return anytime soon either, even though other socially distant events have taken place elsewhere across the globe.

However, many fans of Indian indie still managed to catch their favourite bands performing, from the comfort of their beds.

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