To get a record deal, release new music, connect with fans, make some videos, plan tours: that’s the dream for thousands of artists. Get to this point and you’re living the dream, right? Sadly, that’s not always the case. The working conditions and pressures of the music industry can often leave people dealing with anxiety, depression, impostor syndrome and other conditions. The mental health of those working in the music business has become even more important during the turbulent times brought on by the pandemic.
During the open interview with Sally Anne Gross you will find out… – can music really make you sick? – what are the key mental health issues in the music industry? – why success can become a burden. – how to consider the mental health of your artist / band members
Selector PRO 2021 is organised by the British Council in the partnership with Music Export Ukraine.