Australian artists including Jimmy Barnes, John Butler and Missy Higgins have joined a charity campaign to support fellow musicians facing hard times.
Cold Chisel star Barnes is among a number of famous faces who have filmed online adverts for Support Act, an organisation which provides funds for musicians and technical crews who are sick or broke.
The Living End rocker Chris Cheney, former Australian Idol star Shannon Noll and singer/songwriter James Reyne have also made videos, which have been posted on
The campaign was set up by music manager John Woodruff, the man credited with discovering Savage Garden.