Music: an elixir of life. Turns out tunes have been helping pandemic-weary people hold onto their sanity.
“By the end of May Spotify had announced a startling 1,400% increase, compared to the first 10 days of March,” writes The Quietus contributor Dale Berning Sawa in his article “Home Bass: How Music Helps Us Work & Create Through Lockdown.” The shift to working from home (WFH) because of COVID-19 has been a key driver. He notes that “WFH-themed playlists have been a top consideration in how to make your home work for work.”
Regardless of where you’re working (or playing), let’s bop through these last weeks of the year together.
(You’ll need a Spotify account, but it’s free and easy to set up.)