Music Support: Championing the wellbeing of the next generation

Presented by Music Support

Music Support, the charity that helps anyone who works in UK music and live events impacted by mental ill-health and/or addiction, invites you to join us for an open and honest discussion surrounding the challenges facing the industry, from alcohol dependency and co-occurring mental ill-health to anxiety, depression, burnout and ADHD. We will also highlight the services Music Support provides to empower the next generation to look after the wellbeing of their peers (and themselves in the process).


Moderator: Andy Franks, Multi-award-winning Tour Manager who overcame his own addiction challenges to co-found Music Support  

Chula J GoonewardeneClinical Director, Psychotherapist and former musician who brings his lived experience to his work in providing mental health and wellbeing support to the music industry. 

PEACH.Brighton-based non-binary artist with support from Jazz FM, 6 Music and many more and performances including The Great Escape and BBC Live Lounge. 

PRIDO Manchester singer/songwriter and rapper with airplay on BBC Radio 1 and 1Xtra as well as recognition from the likes of Capital Xtra and Reprezent.