Search "music streaming" and what comes up? FREE! Who is getting paid and how much? What happens behind the scenes when a song is streamed? This panel addresses all the details on streaming and modern subscription models.
Eric Bieschke leads the playlist algorithm, music curation, and Music Genome Project teams for Pandora. He joined Pandora in 2000 where he built initial prototypes for Pandora's playlist algorithms. His work now powers personalized playlists for more than 150 million registered users listening to Pandora across the web, on their phones, in their cars, and at home. To date these millions of listeners have thumbed more than 20 billion songs while listening to billions upon billions of hours of... Read More →
Brieanne is an attorney at SoundExchange, specializing in licensing, copyright law, and legislation. Prior to joining SoundExchange, she worked at Ropes & Gray LLP specializing in litigation and government enforcement.
Julie Kramer is a driving force in the Boston music scene. Over 25 years at the now defunct alternative WFNX,Julie was the mid-day dj and music director. Rewriting the radio philosophy Julie has started up RadioBdc internet radio with 5 of her WFNX collegues. Powered by the Boston Globe, Radiobdc has already exceeded expectations in the 6 weeks of broadcasting.Julie is assuming her role of music director and mid day DJ at RadioBdc, and can be reached at Julie@boston.com.
Ron leads music programming efforts at Pandora and specializes in the development of genre stations. He works closely with the curation, playlist and ad sales teams in the development of these specialized stations. Ron started at Pandora as a playlist group consultant in June 2010 and join the company as Director of Music Programming in October 2011. Ron has a long history in radio, both in programming and on-air. He has worked for many terrestrial stations and has more than a decade of... Read More →
Liquid Todd is a DJ, producer and one of the premier radio personalities in North America. On Sirius XM Radio (www.siriusxm.com) Todd programs and hosts “Boombox Radio” - featuring the best new electro rock and remixes every Saturday night on Alt Nation (channel 36) and frequently appears on the BPM channel and as a host of live broadcasts on the Electric Area channel from events like the Winter Music Conference, Electric Zoo and the Ultra Music Festival. | | Liquid Todd has... Read More →