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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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Music Support interview on Addiction & Recovery with The Guardian newspaper

"We're not anti-alcohol, anti-hedonism, anti-anything...what we are is pro-education - and choice." Music Support co-founder, Matt Thomas. We were really pleased to be approached by The Guardian to be a...

The final countdown to the Event Production Show!

It’s less than a week to go until the Event Production Show (EPS) where Music Support is proud to be partner charity. Taking place at London’s ExCel on Tuesday 8th...

Music Support partner charity of the Event Production Awards and Event Production Show

We are proud to share that Music Support has been chosen by Mash Media as partner charity of the 2022 Event Production Awards (EPA’s) on 17th February at Novotel, London...

Rachael Lander on working in the music industry post-covid

Rachael Lander is a musician, a single mother, a recovering addict and a Trustee of Music Support. Here, in a follow up to her 2021 blog on Women in Isolation,...