Industry pros deliver absolute direction on every component to go it alone. How to choose and hire a radio promoter; how to A&R your own record; how to run up to a release with digital PR. These questions and more will be answered along with all of the related financial components.
A manager for over 15 years, Eddie has worked with bands such as Local H, Live, Chantal Claret, Morningwood, Sunny Day Real Estate/ The Fire Theft, and many others. He was influential in the creation of Vh1 Records, a label to which he signed his act Morningwood in 2009. Along with his management company The Greenhouse, Eddie recently founded Tour De Force Music & Services, a one stop tour support company focused on delivering financial and creative services to select artists.
Jeff Clyburn is currently the Vice President of Music for National Geographic Global Media. He overseas Nat Geo Music - a full-service record label whose roster includes Grammy Award winning Grupo Fantasma, Balkan Beat Box, Bedouin Soundclash, Palenke SoulTribe, Bajah + the Dry Eye Crew and more, NatGeoMusic.net - a comprehensive website featuring artists around the world, and provides music supervision for their film and television properties. He is also the founder and part owner of the... Read More →
Mark Lipsitz has spearheaded the marketing at Bar None since 2001 where he has enjoyed working with the likes of The Front Bottoms, Puffy AmiYumi, Emperor X, The Feelies and many more. Prior to joining Bar none, he worked at Razor & Tie (Continental Drifters, Dar Williams0, Seed Records/Atlantic (Ivy, Madder Rose, Television Personalities) and Important Relativity.
Amaechi Uzoigwe is Head of Content & Business Affairs for Official.fm, which provides smart & simple solutions for music professionals to optimize their digital promotion footprint and content management. Amaechi oversees the company’s business development, music industry initiatives & outreach, marketing, and N. American operations. Current users of the platform include Wiz Khalifa, Mac Miller, Adult Swim, K7, Awolnation, The Presets, Kitsune, Fool’s Gold, Red Bull, Bob Mould, and many... Read More →