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Music Support: Music Icons Auction

We are excited to announce our latest auction, Music Support’s Music Icons with four incredible prizes on offer donated by four of the greatest rock acts of all time to...
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Music Support’s Mental Health First Aid Refresher (Wednesday 22nd June)

Since November 2019 and throughout Lockdown, Music support is proud to have trained more than 350 of our industry peers in Mental Health First Aid skills. We are now back on...
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10 ways I’m managing stress as we re-enter touring – Becky Pell

Becky Pell is a touring sound engineer with 26 years’ experience in the live music business. She is also a qualified yoga teacher and clinically trained yoga therapist. Becky is...

Rachael Lander on motherhood for Maternal Mental Health Month

Rachael Lander is a musician, a single mother, a recovering addict and a Trustee of Music Support. Here, she shares her experience of motherhood, seven years in *Trigger warning: Rachael discusses...

Join Music Support’s panel at The Great Escape Conference

As partner charity of The Great Escape, we're excited to be hosting a special panel at the festival’s conference on Friday 13th May where we will be discussing the issues...
Matt Thomas Isolation Blog

Loneliness – the gift that keeps on giving

Matt Thomas, co-founder and Chair of Music Support, shares his feelings on loneliness, the theme of Mental Health Awareness Week 2022.  Music Support, the charity that helps those who work...
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Music Support’s Hannah Brinley on ‘The Stress Container’

What is stress? How full is my stress container today? Have I done anything to release the tap? Have my coping strategies been helpful or unhelpful? These are all questions...
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Music Support at ILMC 2022

We’re really looking forward to being a part of the International Live Music Conference (ILMC) on Wednesday 27th April at London’s Royal Garden Hotel where we are hosting a special...

“All I Can Say” highlights mental ill-health and addiction through the lens of Blind Melon frontman, Shannon Hoon

Beautifully humanizes a rock-casualty story Rolling Stone Fascinating. And heartbreaking LA Times As a charity dedicated to helping those who work in music and live events affected by mental ill-health...
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Music Support is here for you during Stress Awareness Month and beyond

STRESS: “A state of mental or emotional strain or tension resulting from adverse or demanding circumstances.” Friday 1st April marks the beginning of Stress Awareness Month, held every year since 1992...