"Being part of the music and creative community, we understand that it is vital that our main focus is in taking care of one another."
The country has confirmed 69 cases of COVID-19 and one death
The announcement was made this morning (18th March)
United We Stream will feature live DJ sets and performances, as well as discussions, presentations and movies that will address various themes in club culture
23,000 people have already signed
The news follows a warning from the Night Time Industries Association that the UK Hospitality and Events industries may lose up to one million jobs due to the impact of the new novel coronavirus, COVID-19
"My goal is to build a comprehensive, up-to-date resource for anyone seeking guidance on how to stage alternative music events in this moment of significant upheaval for the industry"
The virtual festival, Second Aether, is inspired by Porter Robinson’s Second Sky
Studio 338 will also provide a shopping service
It's also running a helpline for those who are struggling to cope