The Billboard Touring Conference & Awards is all about the live music industry. In its 12th year, the conference features programming and a forum for promoters, producers, agents, managers, venues, sponsors, marketers, production professionals, merchandisers, digital music, ticketing and all touring-related businesses.
Pretty much everyone involved in the music the music industry is aware of Austin's annual SXSW, but they may not be as familiar with SXSW V2V, a festival which focuses on the development of startups and entrepreneurial skills. Included here is a breakdown of the three music-related startups of particular note.
Today is the last day to get discount pricing to CD Baby's inaugural DIY Musician Conference. The DIY Musician Conference will take place October 23 - 25, at the historic Congress Plaza Hotel in downtown Chicago.
CD Baby will host its inaugural DIY Musician Conference in Chicago, IL this fall. The DIY Musician Conference will take place Friday, October 23 through Sunday, October 25, at the historic Congress Plaza Hotel in downtown Chicago.
Hypebot will host our fifth Los Angeles meetup for readers to have a conversation with like-minded peers. You are invited to gather for drinks on Thursday, July 23 from 6:30 to 9:30PM at Village Idiot. Space is limited – RSVP below!
The granddaddy of music business conferences, Midem, has become less popular, hurt by shrinking traditional music companies and the growth of startups better served by tech gatherings. But one old school conference shifted gears leaidng to impressive growth. Music Biz conference attendance was up 40% last year.
It's often tempting to dismiss the Grammys as irrelevant. But face it, there's not much that can equal the PR and sales bump that the Grammys do. To make sure that you don't miss any deadlines, the folks at A2IM, who produce the great Libera indie music awards, offer a guide.
If you subscribe to the theory that a rising tide raises all ships, as Sony CEO Doug Morris does, then today's announcement of Apple's first ever streaming music service is a big day for the music industry. We tend to agree, and will be tweeting the event live. Here's how you can follow along, as well as., watch it live.
Today is the last day before the price of admission to the New Music Seminar increases and we've got discount codes! Held June 21-23 in New York City, NMS is 3 days and nights of exploring new ways to support artists, exchanging ideas and seeing the next gen of stars at the New Music Nights Festival.
At 11:59 PM on this Friday June 5th, the price of admission to the New Music Seminar increases. Held June 21-23 in New York City, NMS is three days and nights of exploring new ways to support artists, exchanging business ideas and seeing the next generation of stars during the New Music Nights Festival.