The Daily Headliner – 20
Artist Pay Cuts
As postponements and cancellations from shutdowns continue to rock the concert industry, Live Nation is proposing new policies to shift more financial burden to artists. See the memo here.
Dave Chappelle’s 8:46 Special
Dave Chappelle recently performed in a strictly controlled live event special called 8:46. The special performance in Ohio was part comedy but largely dedicated to George Floyd and discussing police brutality against black lives. View the show on the Netflix Is A Joke channel on YouTube.
New Rules in Vegas
States are seeing surges in COVID-19 cases, and Nevada is amongst them. The Nevada Gaming Control Board introduced new rules for Las Vegas casinos. While masks are not uniformly required for visitors, table players will need to wear them.
While major sports leagues struggle to firm up plans due to disagreements between owners and players as well as safety concerns, you can turn to chess if you need some live action. The final rounds of Chess.com’s PogChamps are streaming today on Chess.com and Twitch.
J. Cole gets political with Snow On Tha Bluff.
Daily Virtual Concerts
Live Nation puts the “live” in livestream. Get your concert fix with daily livestream performances.