Music Clearances for Tech Startups and Artist Rights
Tuesday, October 30, 2012 from 7:00 PM to 9:45 PM (CDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Presented in partnership with Texas Accountants and Lawyers for the Arts
Registration and networking starts at 6:30.
Seminar takes place in the AT&T meeting room at The Long Center.
Certified for 2.5 hours CLE by the State Bar of Texas.
Content on Oct 30 will include:
Online music services.
Band Business Nuts and Bolts will include bank accounts, bookkeeping, taxes, health coverage and insurance coverage. Staying Healthy: HAAM and SIMS Foundation Guest Speakers: Jennifer Stowe, Director of Services, Health Alliance for Austin Musicians and Jennifer Vocelka, Clinician, SIMS Foundation.
David Lowery, of Cracker and Camper Van Beethoven and editor of The Trichordist, on artist rights.
David Lowery is a singer/songwriter and guitarist for the legendary alternative/indie bands Cracker and Camper Van Beethoven. These two bands have sold over a million records and had a dozen modern rock hits. David is also a record producer whose credits include The Counting Crows, Jason Molina, Magnolia Electric Company, Lucero, Sparklehorse, and more. In February 2011, 429/Savoy Records released his first solo record “The Palace Guards”.
David has started a large number of music related businesses, including a studio, a record label, and publishing company. His extensive experience in business and the music industry has led to his appointment as a lecturer in the University of Georgia’s music business program.
For more information go to talarts.org.
Register for other sessions in the series
Songs & Recordings: Who Owns What and How the Money Flows
Getting Paid for Your Work: Artists Agreements, Songwriters and Licensing
Creating Good Partnerships: Manager and Booking Agent Agreements
When & Where
Austin Creative Alliance
Our mission is to advance, connect, and advocate for Austin’s arts, cultural, and creative communities in order to strengthen and protect the character, quality of life, and economic prosperity of our region.
Austin Creative Alliance (ACA) presently provides the following critical services to arts and cultural organizations and individuals representing a wide diversity in age, ethnic, and economic constituents:
• Public Policy and Civic Engagement, Outreach and Advocacy
• Education, Capacity Building, and Professional Development
• Resources, Technical Services, and Tools
• Community Building and Connecting Creative Industries, Promotion and Marketing