Staff Writer, Billboard
Taylor Mims is the touring and live entertainment staff writer for Billboard. She covers the ins and outs of the live business from promoters and ticketers to tours and festivals. Prior to writing for Billboard, Taylor served as a writer and editor for live music industry trade publication Amplify which was acquired by Billboard in 2018. Her byline has appeared on The Hollywood Reporter, Stereogum, Spin and Los Angeles Review of Books.
NIVA Presents Building Back Better pt. 1: Post-Crisis Venue Collaboration
10/15/21, 6:00 PM
Faced with devastating shutdowns, venues and promoters all over the US came together to form the National Independent Venue Association (NIVA) in March 2020. NIVA ran the massively successful "Save Our Stages" campaign, eventually securing the most extensive federal support package for the arts in history. Listen in as leaders of the movement look towards the future now that they have "saved our stages."