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Those who keep their eyes on obscure terms of service updates did a double-take freak-out last week when Facebook published rules that on first glance suggested that performances over Facebook or Instagram would be against the platform’s rules starting October 1. One particularly alarming sentence was, “You may not use videos on our Products to create a music listening experience.”

Every day, if you are even remotely near social media, you’re invited to tune into numerous live performances streamed on the internet, the only concert venue that’s open during the Covid crisis. But what if you’re the artist? How does every day sound to you? While most musicians are spacing out their appearances out of concern for over-taxing the audience, some have decided the daily stream has more upside than down. Songwriter and guitarist Josh Daniel of Charlotte, NC will go live today for his 60th day in a row.