SATURDAY, JULY 13, 2019

(Please Check Back for Panelists) 

LEVEL UP

  • ARTIST MANAGEMENT

    • What exactly is an Artist Manager supposed to do? And do I really need one?

    • What should an artist look for in an Artist Manager?

  • HOW DO I GET BOOKED?

    • The secrets of what Venue Buyers & Booking agencies look for.

  • HOW CAN I MAKE IT WITHOUT A MAJOR LABEL?

panel

  • Moderator: Bartel (103.5 KTU)

    • Susan “Sweetness” Ybern - Rocnation

    • Jason Thoma - Shephard’s Beach

    • Mike Turkowitz - Hot 97 FM

    • Eva Shaw - DJ/Producer

    • Ian Grimble - Communion Music

    • Mark Mancino - The 450 Group

    • JES - Recording Artis

Time: 12:00 PM

SOCIAL MEDIA/BRANDING/PR

  • Why it is important & how to get to the next level?

  • How do I get eyes on me?

  • Promotion tactics and marketing strategies.

panel

  • Moderator: Michael Pericoloso (Drai's Beach Club, Las Vegas)

    • Kailah Casillas - MTV

    • Vincent Lambino - Revolt, VP Partnerships

    • AJ Alvarez - Symphonic Distribution, Director of Marketing

    • Nick White - EDM Sauce

    • Tommy Nappi - Atlantic Records/Big Beat, SVP Promotion

    • David Rishty - Billboard

    • Anthony Ligotti - Digital Music Pool, CEO

    • Emogee - DJ/Producers

Time: 1:00 PM

VOCALS & PRODUCTION

  • Songwriting 101 for all genres;

  • How to get featured on a record or how to get a feature for your production;

  • How to pitch your own songs to A List producers;

  • How to get good vocals;

  • How to get your music picked up by a Label;

  • How to pitch your own songs to A-List producers & writers.

Time: 2:00 PM

REMIXES & MIXSHOWS

  • What do mix-show programmers & Record labels look for in a remix?

  • How to find paid remix work;

  • How do I get a mix-show DJ to play my record?

panel

  • Moderator: Brian Fink (iHeart Evolution)

    • Hollywood Hamilton - Remix Top 30

    • Dramos - Z-100

    • DJ Athenz - Radio NOW - 92.1 (Houston) / 100.9 (Indianapolis)

    • Gozzi - Producer/Remixer/Remix Top 30

    • Latin Prince - Pitbull’s Globalization-Sirius XM

Time: 3:00 PM

BREAKING RADIO

  • It’s not just about having a good record...

panel

  • Moderator: Tommy Nappi (Atlantic Records/Big Beat)

    • Benzi - DJ/Producer

    • Mahalo - DJ/Producer

    • Lodato - DJ/Producer

    • Vincent - DJ/Prouducer

    • Pollyana - Songwriter/Artist

    • ZooKëper - DJ/Producer

Time: 4:00 PM

 

HOLLYWOOD HAMILTON’S “A&R AND FRIENDS”

  • How do I get signed to a record label in 2019?

  • What labels look for now in an artist and how to approach them.

panel

  • Moderator: Hollywood Hamilton (iHeart Radio)

    • Matt D’Arduini - Arista Records, SVP A&R

    • Gladys Pizarro - Launch Records/Strictly Rhythm

    • Bruce Carbone – DefJam Records, SVP A&R

    • Austin Kramer – Spotify, Global Head of Dance/Electronic

    • Stephanie Karten – Armada, Head of U.S. A&R Operations

Time: 5:00 PM



* Please note, the dates, times, and panelists are subject to change.