Blog

Chris Sheehan on why Music Minds Matter is crucial for the industry
Chris Sheehan
Director at Karousel Music
13th December 2018

Chris Sheehan helps us mark the one year anniversary of Music Minds Matter by sharing some words about why the service is increasingly important for the music business.

 

A look at the obstacles to career progression for parents and carers – as shown in groundbreaking new research by PiPA
Indy Vidyalankara
Head of Strategic Communications, Help Musicians UK
19th October 2018

HMUK's own Indy Vidyalankara shares her experiences as a parent in the music industry following the new research revealed by PiPA.

Nutun tells us all about her experience volunteering for Help Musicians UK
Nutun Ahmed
Volunteer
12th September 2018

Nutun has volunteered her singing talents for us on multiple occasions – hear more about her experiences volunteering for HMUK.

Kayla Painter talks Future Bubblers and funding applications
Kayla Painter
Musician
9th August 2018

Kayla Painter is  a current year 3 Future Bubbler who has recently received support through Help Musicians UK with a £1,000 alumni bursary toward her professional development. Kayla took the time to tell us about how she’ll use her bursary, her experience on the Future Bubblers scheme and advice on applying for funding programmes.

Love Never Fails
Matt (a.k.a Digital Pilgrimz)
Musician
21st June 2018

Hear from Matt (a.k.a Digital Pilgrimz) on the power of music in aiding his recovery, and how Help Musicians UK has helped him through his mental health challenges.

Emily Lee discusses how therapy sessions helped her music career
Emily Lee
Musician
18th May 2018

A beautiful and heartfelt blog from Emily Lee, a musician we have supported with a grant to pay for therapy sessions so that she could focus her finances on completing her EP.