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.
Content on Oct 2 will include:
Recording agreements and related payment.
Pitching and placement of music for film and TV.
Band Business Nuts and Bolts will include internal band agreements, leaving band members, copyright and trademark.
Tom Gimbel, General Manager, Austin City Limits on the role of the artist manager.
Tom Gimbel is the General Manager of the KLRU television show - Austin City Limits. Austin City Limits is the longest running music show in American television history, the only television program ever awarded the National Medal of the Arts, a certified Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Landmark, and in 2012 the recipient of an institutional Peabody Award celebrating “37 years of excellence in television.”
Prior to joining Austin City Limits in early 2011, Gimbel’s twenty-plus year music industry career has included roles in independent marketing, indie and major record labels, and artist management. From 1995 – 2005, Gimbel held senior executive positions with Arista Records where he guided successful campaigns for Grammy Award winning and multi-platinum sales certified artists such as Santana, Outkast, Pink, Dido, Whitney Houston, and Sarah McLachlan. In 2005, Gimbel founded and served as President of High Wire Music Management, an independent management, label services, and music distribution company with a roster of more than 30 client artists. Gimbel also founded and served as CEO of Clatterhead, Inc., a social media advertising and marketing company. He has represented the legendary underground musician and artist Daniel Johnston for nearly 20 years and recently has worked with Seattle-based band Motopony.
This seminar has been certified for 2.5 hours CLE credit by the State Bar of Texas.
For more information go to talarts.org.
Register for the other classes in the series
Songs & Recordings: Who Owns What and How the Money Flows
Creating Good Partnerships: Manager and Booking Agent Agreements
Music Clearances for Tech Startups and Artist Rights
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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