Band seeking visa
Jul 11, 2019

Band seeking visa

The U.S. balks at France's new tax on tech companies. There's a small but fast uptick in inflation. "Extreme vetting" for visas is keeping some foreign musical acts out of the country.

Segments From this episode

Music industry navigates "extreme vetting" of foreign artists

Jul 11, 2019
Foreign artists are running into difficulty with visas, resulting in delays and cancellations.
West African rock band Tal National.
Jason Creps

Music from the episode

Passepied (Debussy) Punch Brothers

The team

Nicole Childers Executive Producer
Victoria Craig Producer, BBC
Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC
Jonathan Frewin Producer, BBC
Daniel Shin Producer
Candace Manriquez Wrenn Producer/Editor
Brian Allison Engineer
Alex Schroeder Digital producer
Meredith Garretson Producer
Rose Conlon Producer
Erika Soderstrom Producer/Director