“The people who make it to the top – whether they’re musicians, or great chefs, or corporate honchos – are addicted to their calling…the ones who’d be doing whatever it is they love, even if they weren’t being paid.” – Quincy Jones
All you need to know about the music industry right now – panels, COVID implications, brutally frank discussions, and tips that could shape your music future…
Hear from the music professionals who have forged a career in the music industry and are not afraid to share the realities of the business, how to make money as a musician, along with tips for you to navigate a path in the industry. Don’t be afraid to put a question to the panel at the end of the session, or meet up afterwards in the cafe for a quieter chat.
How brave are you feeling? Be one of four people/bands to have a pre-recorded demo played in front of the professional panel. They will give guidance, advice and steer you towards getting your song release-ready. Those in the audience can take away tips for their own pieces. Pre-booking essential: email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Pivotal information on everything from licensing to distribution. The experts from APRA AMCOS, NZ on Air and Recorded Music NZ guide you through the hurly-burly hurdles and hoops of releasing, protecting and promoting your music.
This workshop pinpoints the most effective ways to gain global traction with the streaming and promotion of your music on Spotify, TikTok, Bandcamp, Soundcloud, Youtube and more. Create your 2021 Marketing Plan with the experts right beside you.
The pandemic of 2020 has shifted our world. Musicians and industry experts are upfront about some extra income streams it took them years to get to grips with, that are proving enormously beneficial in 2021 and beyond. How do you go about touring with new regulations? How do you link in with global collaborators? And just how much is enough in this new era of the Creative Industries?
Put the Questions to the Artists and hear their take on the biggest traps, the best advice they ever got, how they get their songs published, and more.