Upstream Music Fest + Summit 2017

Upstream Music Fest + Summit 2017

May 11 - May 13, 2017

Seattle, WA

Fashioned after SXSW, the inaugural Upstream Music Fest + Summit in downtown Seattle will feature a lineup of emerging talent coming out of the Pacific Northwest region and daytime programming designed for artists, industry experts, and creative collaborators to succeed in the changing music economy.

Don’t miss SoundExchange’s Director of Industry Relations, Wade Metzler, at the Mastering the Hustle workshop on May 13. This session is part of a series of FREE ongoing workshops presented by KEXP, Upstream Music Fest + Summit, and MoPOP to help emerging artists navigate the music industry. RSVP HERE to reserve your spot today!

Panels Featuring SoundExchange:

  • Mastering the Hustle: Making Money in Today’s Music Economy

    Date: May 13, 2017

    Time: 12:00-2:00 PM

    Location: WaMu Theater

    Featuring: Wade Metzler (Director, Industry Relations, SoundExchange); Jeff Nelson (IP Team Leader, Cairncross & Hempelmann); Maggie Vail (Executive Director, CASH Music)

    Panel Description: Join us at the Upstream Summit space at WaMu Theater and unravel the mysteries of a music business that has undergone a seismic shift in the digital age.