Featuring live music, keynote, free attorney one-on-ones, bookstore, and expert panels packed with valuable information!
Millions dream of attaining glamour and wealth through music. This book reveals the secrets of the music business that have made fortunes for the superstars. A must-have for every songwriter, performer, musician and music industry professional. The authors will sign books following their keynote presentation. This comprehensive 512 page book covers music publishing, recording, composing, contracts, royalties, song licensing, foreign income, new media, the internet, and much more!
Musical Performances throughout the day curated by Radio Venice. Radio Venice is a weekly webcast, streaming live from Breakwater Studios in Venice, California. Founded by Michael Jost and Roy Edwards their mission is to showcase the unique blend of music that passes through Venice Beach and bring the magical sound of Breakwater Studios to a worldwide audience.
Meet Ari Herstand, who will be signing his book, "How To Make It in the New Music Business: Practical Tips on Building a Loyal Following and Making a Living as a Musician." Incredibly comprehensive and brutally honest throughout, How to Make It in the New Music Business covers every facet of the "new" business, including how to build a grass-roots fan base, book a profitable tour, become popular on YouTube, tips for playing live and more. There has never been a better time to be an independent musician! Herstand's book is a must-have guide for anyone hoping to navigate the increasingly complex yet advantageous landscape that is the modern music industry.
THE YEAR IN MUSIC LEGAL ISSUES
Panel Moderator, Mark Pearson, Esq.
An informative and entertaining look back at some of the interesting and often controversial music industry lawsuits from 2017.
KEYNOTE ADDRESS: MUSIC, MONEY & SUCCESS IN THE 21st CENTURY
Todd & Jeff Brabec present a positive message about how to make money and succeed in the current music industry landscape.
HOW TO MAKE IT AS AN INDEPENDENT MUSICIAN
Music Attorney Jesse Morris, Esq., in conversation with local musicians who are making a living in the industry. Featuring an interactive audience Q&A.
TIPS + TOOLS: HOW TO GET YOUR MUSIC IN GAMES, APPS, AND ADS
Get insight on how to have your music placed in games, apps, and advertisements from industry professionals.
TIPS + TOOLS: MUSIC COPYRIGHT AND CONTRACTS
Learn the basics on how to protect your music rights and ensure the continuing success of your career.
THE FUTURE OF MUSIC
Panel Moderator, Todd Brabec
Industry professionals will discuss where we have been and where the future of music will lead both in the U.S. and throughout the world.
- FREE copy of the book "Music, Money & Success" (a $29.95 value)
- 3 Hours of California MCLE Credit
- Featuring live music throughout the day
- Sign-up for FREE attorney one-on-sessions
- Marketplace and Bookstore full of resources to support your music independence.
An online MCLE workbook will be available during the program. Access the workbook with your phone, tablet or laptop.