Arts Minister announces additional funding of €725,000 for the music industry

The Irish Times,
28 October 2020, Ireland

The Minister for Culture and the Arts, Catherine Martin has today announced an increase in funding for the Music Industry Stimulus Package worth €720,000.

The supports are designed to stimulate song writing, recording and album releases, according to the Minister.

The announcement means overall funding for the music industry in 2020 has been increased from €1 million to €1.7 million.