New Music Seminar 2015

New Music Seminar 2015

Jun 21 - Jun 23, 2015

New York, NY

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About: New Music Seminar (NMS) is all about belief in building the music business, belief in change, and belief in long-term success for artists and businesses alike. NMS provides a platform for discourse by the voices who disrupt the conventional, tackle key issues, and give a stage for emerging artists to shine. NMS is the place to network, engage, and discuss the future of music and business.

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Panels/Workshops featuring SoundExchange:
Exact Movement Times and Rooms Coming Soon. 

SoundExchange Artist/Labels Workshop 

  • Featuring: Sean Glover, Senior Manager, Industry Relations
  • Date: Monday, June 22, 2015
  • Time: TBA
  • Location: Room TBA, The New Yorker Hotel
  • Workshop Description: SoundExchange will explain what it is, why it pays, and how to get your share. Registering (free!) with SoundExchange can earn you royalties for plays on satellite radio, Internet radio, cable TV music channels and other services that stream sound recordings. Becoming a Member allows you to further maximize your royalties for streams around the world. SoundExchange is a non-profit, and an important source of revenue for all artists (big and small) and labels (indie and major): they’ve distributed more than $2 BILLION to artists and labels so far. But thousands of art-ists and labels don’t know they need to register, and millions in royalties haven’t yet been claimed. Interactive and question-driven, this workshop will also cover need-to-know info on copyright, licensing, metadata, and legislation that will af-fect your career.

SoundExchange Digital Radio Workshop

  • Featuring: TBA
  • Date: Tuesday, June 23, 2015
  • Time: TBA
  • Location: Room TBA, The New Yorker Hotel
  • Workshop Description: This workshop will cover “Licensing 101″, what radio is paying and why. We will address the most common problems digital radio providers en-counter and provide suggestions for correcting these difficulties. This workshop will be 25% presentation and 75% interactive. Bring your ques-tions and notebooks.