An Avicii tribute concert is set to take place in Stockholm on 1st December.
An Avicii 'Wake Me Up' animation has been shared by Google to celebrate what would have been the late-DJ's 32nd birthday, on 8th September.
The Google Doodle charts the artist, real name Tim Bergling, progressing from a young boy strumming a guitar to laptop producer, teenage DJ playing small parties, to performing for thousands of people after reaching the height of EDM fame.
Music can help reduce the symptoms of depression in people with dementia, according to two studies that have now spurred on the charity Music for Dementia to increase support for a number of related projects.
A new survey of 1,500 DJs carried out by Pirate Studios has found that 66% of artists have suffered burnout at least once.
Pirate points out that Mental Health UK defines burnout as 'a state of physical and emotional exhaustion', which occurs 'when you experience long-term stress'. When asked to describe the feeling of burnout, some survey participants compared it to being hysterical or overwhelmed, while others described feeling short-tempered or imposter syndrome.
57% of people say music helped them cope through lockdown, a new study by UK Music has found, with 42% listening to more during the crisis than they previously did.
Stockholm’s Ericsson Globe venue has been renamed Avicii Arena in honour of the late-Swedish electronic music star, real name Tim Bergling.
The decision has been brought about through collaboration between the Tim Bergling Foundation, ASM Global's Stockholm Live, Trygg-Hansa and Bauhaus, and will see the space used as a 'global hub for sharing ideas on young people's mental health'. To mark the occasion, The Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra has recorded a new version of the artist's track, 'For A Better Day'.
UK mental health charity Mind has shared a number of resources focused on the electronic music industry.
Partnering with Ninja Tune, booking agencies POLY and Paradigm, and promoter Percolate, and marking Mental Health Awareness Week (which is running from May 10th-17th), the mental health resources are designed to provide information and support to those working across the electronic music industry, with specific guides for managers, employees and freelancers in the sector.
Luke Sandler will release his new EP, ‘We Go From Here’, on 21st May.
The London DJ and producer, who works full-time as a doctor for the NHS, will release the five track EP via his Mind Of Ours imprint on 21st May. Sandler co-founded Mind of Ours this year, a multi-disciplinary label and party collective who will donate all proceeds from their events to the mental health charity Mind.
One Industry One Voice (OIOV), the umbrella body of UK events associations and businesses, has shared a list of mental health resources on offer to help music industry workers hit by the coronavirus pandemic.