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True Music

The True Music Fund

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It’s time to take action. That’s why we have launched the True Music Fund. A £100,000 fund to support grassroots organisations actively working to achieve diversity and inclusion in music culture.

It’s all about providing support for emerging local music-focused organisations and collectives, to help elevate the essential work they are doing to promote diversity and inclusion within their communities, as they strive for equality in music. The money is being awarded to a range of deserving recipients, from safe space event promoters, to groups creating opportunities for marginalised groups.

To distribute the funding, we’re partnering with True Music alumni and global media partners such as Chica Gang, Dope St Jude & Honey Dijon to identify a music-focused organization that they believe deserves our support. Each of the group will be awarded £10,000 to contribute to their work. We’ll be following their journey to understand how this funding will be impacting their work, so keep your eyes peeled for updates.

Introducing The True Music Fund Recipients

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No Signal

No Signal were nominated by Jamal Edwards MBE to receive funding that will go towards revamping their studio space and expanding their programming.

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Sin Sync

Sin Sync are the second recipients of the True Music Fund nominated by Chica Gang for their work supporting young female and LGBT artists starting their career in music

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Resetting The Dancefloor Report

We are serious about taking action and driving change. Our key aim is to create moments that matter in spaces that are safe for everyone. Through our Resetting the Dancefloor report, we’re also taking immediate action to drive change in the music world. Supporting the artists and the communities by:

– Guaranteeing line-ups and content represent diverse communities.
– Ensure artists and DJs continue to be paid and treated fairly.
– Deliver safe and inclusive experiences for fans through our owned live events.

This is just the beginning. Stay tuned for more.

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True Music

True Music

True Music is here to represent & celebrate music communities, and the people that make them thrive. Giving a stage to the most exciting emerging talent.

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