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Musicians Turn to Options including the Internet to Reach Out to Audiences in Pandemic

Musicians are finding creative ways to keep their names out there and in some cases make a

Dave Gunning

little money during this COVID-19 pandemic.  For entertainers like Pictou County’s Dave Gunning, tours have been cancelled, as public health directives closed venues for shows.  Gunning says many artists have taken to the internet to promote themselves

Gunning says he’s held several concerts on-line during the pandemic, and has seen an increase in followers on his Facebook page and on YouTube.
Gunning says one of the more unique projects during the pandemic is a series of on-line paid songwriters circle concerts hosted by Bruce Guthro.