Supporting the local arts helps support a community. Music is a thing that brings people together- music is always playing around you, it is what moves us. If you are in a mall, or on hold, or in a bar, or even at the Doctors office; Music is playing. We as humans all to often forget that music doesn’t need to be done by celebrity bands or musicians to be good. The music made right in your back yard is some of the best around- I guarantee it. Those bands and musicians need your support. You can help in SO many ways and some for free that you can do right from the safety of your smart phone while you are pooping. Here is a list of ten things you can do: Comment your ideas of how you can support local music at the end of the artcile
2. Buy their merchandise- CD, Shirt, Stickers
3. Like their facebook page.
3a. Follow them on Twitter.
4. Support a Kickstarter campaign
5. Hang up Posters For Their Show
6. Change your profile picture on social media sites to their Logo
7. Listen to their CD
8. Sleep with a member of the band
9. Go to a show
10. Go to a show
If you like music as much as some people like football, then support it in the same manner, spend money, wear the shirts, buy the discs, tell everyone how great this band really is because if you don’t, who will?
Photo stolen in the middle of the night from under the mattress of Cory MacEachern Photography
Comment your ideas of how you can support local music below