SATURDAY, JULY 13, 2019
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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?
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
Why it is important & how to get to the next level?
How do I get eyes on me?
Promotion tactics and marketing strategies.
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?
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
It’s not just about having a good record...
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.
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.