The pending Chicago Music Promoters Ordinance—that could threaten Chicago independent music scene—was challenged again buy the therecordindustry.com who released a documentary film filled with interviews and information against the proposed ordinance.
As Sun-Times music critic Jim Derogatis reported on Dec 19th, the film was screened the weekend before Christmas and is an excellent example of music community–fans, artists and promoters—coming together to fight for their right to put on live shows and keep Chicago one of the best music scenes in the world. If you care about live music you should watch this video and stay tuned in for developments!
Watch the “Chicago’s Promoters Ordinance Kills Independent Music” video here:
Check out therecordindustry.com and Chicago Music Commission for more info and updates.http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=-5115748195521107862