The music industry is an ecosystem and a city’s music scene benefits from well-informed city governments. Raising political awareness leads to opportunities for the local live music industry in terms of cultural development. The Night-Mayor is an official ambassador for ‘night’ culture in city governments who strives for a dynamic music scene in the city and helps to build bridges between the municipality and music venues/festivals. By creating a mutual understanding, the Night Mayor changes the game. Hear how this position can affect change in large cities across the world.