Fightback Lager have spoken out to thank followers and the worldwide group for his or her assist of their battle to assist save grassroots music venues. See under for particulars on methods to get £10 off a promotional pack.
Launching their campaign earlier this month, the model started promoting its beer and cider vary on-line in support of the MVT #saveourvenues campaign with assist from the likes of Frank Turner and Iron Maiden. Now to rejoice the “surprising stage of solidarity” they’ve obtained from abroad and throughout the music group, Fightback are encouraging extra NME readers to benefit from an unique supply to economize on their vary.
My mates at @musicvenuetrust have launched @FightbackLager – an amazing beer that additionally raises funds for the #saveourvenues marketing campaign. Test it out.https://t.co/8lUjCHRksF pic.twitter.com/WusaqcFf0C
— Frank Turner (@frankturner) August 6, 2020
— Frank Turner (@frankturner) August 5, 2020
“Perception within the solidarity between followers, venues and bands was the driving pressure after we created Fightback,” Fightback Lager’s Inventive Director Gary Prosser instructed NME. “No matter location or musical desire, a love of stay music unites us all. We’ve had day by day enquiries about exporting the beer, particularly into America.
“It’s a mirrored image of the widespread disaster affecting venues within the UK and US and a shared concern that all of us want to stay collectively so that each one venues can reopen safely.”
NME readers can get £10 off a Promotional pack of Fightback:
- A Fightback promotional pack, which comprises eight x 330ml bottles plus 2 pint glasses (value £5 every) prices £35 within the Fightback shop. Nonetheless, for restricted time solely NME readers can get £10 off this pack utilizing the promotional coupon code: NME
- The code is redeemable in opposition to any considered one of three promotional sampling packs that are made up of various combos of Lager, IPA, Cider or Berries. Nonetheless the entire merchandise on this promotion are restricted and the promotional supply is simply accessible whereas shares final.
- The value contains all supply and VAT.
Mark Davyd, CEO Music Venue Belief, stated: “Fightback is the one beer model which donates to Music Venue Belief from each pint, bottle and might offered. With the assistance of all our mates and supporters we are able to amplify the message that This Beer Saves Music Venues. Each bottle will make a constructive distinction to our #saveourvenues marketing campaign.”
Final month, more than 1,500 artists and industry figures came together to call on the goverthemodernhealthcarent to stop “catastrophic damage” to live music amid the COVID-19 pandemic within the launch of the #LetTheMusicPlay marketing campaign. Regardless of a £1.57billion injection of funding from the goverthemodernhealthcarent, UK venues say that they’re “still in desperate need of fan support” in order to survive.
- Read more: Crew members call on goverthemodernhealthcarent to save future of live music industry: “You wouldn’t re-open a hospital without doctors”
This week noticed Oliver Dowden, Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, declare that performers no longer need to have “extra social distancing” on stage following the outcomes of a brand new examine.
This comes after Prime Minister Boris Johnson allowed for indoor gigs in the UK to return with social distancing measures in place, however the Music Venue Trust revealed that over two thirds of venues would be unable to do so.
With full capability reveals unlikely within the coming months, final month noticed the organisers of a goverthemodernhealthcarent pilot socially distanced gig with Frank Turner acting at London’s Clapham Grand acknowledge that the event “did not succeed” in creating a viable blueprint for the return of live music. Nonetheless, a new outdoor arena in Newcastle with social distancing measures in places has been hailed by many music fans.