Advocacy Initiatives

All the initiatives that are aiming at advocating for the sector in a local/national and/or european level.

2021 – STAY ALIVE | New Live DMA Publication

This report gives information about the live music associations’ main priorities for 2021 and what actions they need and expect from governments in response to Covid-19.


Love Record Stores wins Impala Outstanding Contribution Award

Jason Rackham, MD of [PIAS] UK, created and led the campaign to help independent record stores during the coronavirus (Covid-19) crisis. What started as a social media campaign has grown into a successful international movement.


Statement on Covid-19 and Collective Singing

Collective Singing is an important part of culture and the economic
ecosystem, and an essential part of many people’s lives.


#CulturalDealEU Campaign

A central place for culture
in the EU’s post-pandemic future.


Impala’s second wave COVID-19 recommendations

Nine months after the start of the Covid-19 crisis, with most of Europe at varying stages of second wave lockdown and gradual deconfinement expected, IMPALA’s Covid-19 Task Force has issued a new call for action.


Open Club Day statement

Taking the opportunity of the coming 4th [Open] Club day on February 6th, 2021, Live DMA calls every music enthusiast to join forces & make this edition of [Open] Club Day a symbol of resilience and solidarity.