When the Bands Stopped Playing
Available on Pluto TV, Prime Video, Amazon Freevee
In early 2020, the music industry was preparing for a blockbuster year. Then, Covid-19 hit. This billion-dollar live music industry shut down overnight. Artist, venue owners, promoters, road crews, and more, were left fighting for a way of life. When the Bands Stopped Playing is a time capsule, giving you a glimpse into a shattered and shuttered industry, as seen through the eyes of its hardest workers.
Starring Haley Johnsen, Jeffrey “Soave” Martinez, Sabrina Nieves
Director Cate Meighan