San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
The Wall of Sounds Conference is a free half-day event for musicians who want to find out about new ways to make it in the music industry plus our regular live performances in the evening from Sunday Acoustic Sessions.
Conference passes and evening performances are completely free!
New Ways To Make It In The Music Industry
Times: Noon - 5.30pm followed by Sunday Acoustic Sessions (free entry).
Band on the Wall and Brighter Sound are proud to present our second conference featuring speaker presentations, panels and workshops from experts working in today's industry. The event will be a great opportunity to network and meet experienced professionals, share knowledge and expertise, and find out about supporting organisations that can all provide insight into making a living from music on your own terms.
Tickets include entry to our Sunday Acoustic Sessions open night in the Picturehouse Bar from 6pm.
Chris Cooke: CMU Daily, music writer, publisher and pundit.
The music business in 2012 plus… 10 ways to kick start a career.
An overview of where we are now and the 10 things you need to know to build the foundations of a musical career.
Vanessa Reed: Executive Director PRS for Music Foundation.
Where are the women in Music? Raising the profile of female artists in the music industry.
Simon Duffy: Tri-Tone, Artist/Label Services (Publishing, Recordings, Management)
In interview with Gavin Sharp, CEO at Band on the Wall
Q&A Panel Discussion with Chris Cooke (CMU), Howard Mills (Humble Soul), Anif Akinola (Musician and Producer) and Gavin Sharp (CEO Band on the Wall)
Vanessa Reed: PRSF PRS for Music Foundation
How to apply for new music funding through the Performing Rights Society
Martin Sutton: Multi-platinum selling writer, producer, coach and mentor.
A practical hands-on workshop for writers and performers
13.15 - 14.15 & 17.15 - 18.15
Owain Kelly: Fanfare Media.
Direct to fan marketing. Maximise fan engaement and interaction for profit!
13.30 - 14.30
Sign up for workshops on arrival. First come first served.