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23 – Transformation of Music Cities
April 24, 2020 @ 1:15 am - 1:30 am PDT
Transformation of Cities (Session 23)
Dr. Adam Behr
Director, Live Music Exchange; Lecturer in Contemporary and Popular Music at the International Centre for Music Studies, Newcastle University, Edinburgh, UK
Futures 15: Transformation of Cities
Social distancing and stay-at-home orders have temporarily reconstructed where and how consumers enjoy music. When the bans and restrictions are lifted, how will our musical lives fit into spaces and places that have been altered by massive behavioural and regulatory shifts? What might be the challenges for cities in recovering from lockdowns, adapting to new relationships with national governments, truncated economies and new patterns of travel and communication.