Thursday, July 24, 2014 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (PDT)
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Kickstarter 101How to prepare, set-up and run a successful Kickstarter campaignWith Amanda Palmer raising $1.2 million, Kickstarter is the new go-to platform for anyartistic, entrepreneurial endeavor, but only 50% succeed. Hereʼs advice on how to makeyour campaign a success from someone whoʼs new book campaign raised over $25,000 dollars."Martin Atkins is running probably the best Kickstarter campaign ever, ....hilariously brilliant" - Jagoff
Martin Atkins is the definition of entrepreneurial activity in cultural arts endeavors, his 35+ years in the music business spans across genres and borders and industries.
He was a member of Public Image Ltd and Killing Joke. He founded industrial supergroup Pigface, The Damage Manual, and Murder Inc., and has contributed to Nine Inch Nails and Ministry. He is the owner of Invisible Records and Mattress Factory Recording Studios (est. 1988). He is the author of Tour:Smart, Welcome To The Music Business….You’re F*cked!” Band:Smart and the Music Business Dept Chair at SAE Chicago. Martin is a producer, drummer, documentary film maker, DJ, and father of four. Whatever the future of music is, you can pretty much bet that he’ll be in the middle of it.