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Musicians Stand Up Against Poverty Wages

Instrumental Casting, Shahkar called out for exploiting non-union musicians

Shahkar concertgoers support fair pay for musicians.

AFM Local 47 musicians leafleted the Shahkar Bineshpajooh concert outside the Dolby Theatre on May 20 for paying musicians sub-standard wages and for refusing to hire union members.

Local 47 staff also spoke with the non-union musicians at their rehearsal about joining the union and demanding a fair contract for work at major venues like the Dolby. Continue reading

Do Not Work For list updates

AFM members: The following have been added to the AFM Local 47 Do Not Work For list:

Collective Media Guild
Failure to pay area standards and discrimination against musicians due to union status

Instrumental Casting
Failure to pay area standards and discrimination against musicians due to union status

Please review the full list here.