All branches of independent record store chain Rough Trade -- UK and NYC -- have been closed for over a week due to COVID-19 but all have been still doing online orders. The NYC store, however, is temporarily shutting down it's online store too
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo didn't formally issue a shelter-in-place order, but he did sign an executive order on Friday afternoon requiring all employees at non-essential businesses to stay home from work, starting Sunday evening (3/22) at 8 PM.
Like musicians and bands, who are suffering financially while their tours get cancelled, venue staff from bartenders, bouncers, sound technicians and beyond are also going without paychecks while the places they work are closed.
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