Owner Stephen Gritzan of Iris Records in Jersey City, New Jersey, talks about how he’s responding to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Abbey Thurston is a local fashion designer and owner of Abeille, a fashion label. Despite the downturn in overall fashion sales, her business is succeeding.
Music teachers are continuing lessons through video conferencing.
Jazz enjoys a deep relationship with New York City. The city’s clubs and musicians are improvising during these tough times.
Central New York musicians and venue owners are finding new ways to keep local music alive during social distancing.
Virtual dance parties and raves by DJs help shut-ins party in their living rooms.
The hard-hit manufacturing town of Warren, Ohio, is devastated by the loss, even if temporary, of the Packard Music Hall.
While the stand-up comedy industry adapts to the pandemic, science shows that humor really is medicinal.
With all non-essential businesses closed for the foreseeable future, small fashion
boutiques in upstate New York are left to attract customers in unique ways.