The City of Austin Economic Development Department’s Music & Entertainment Division has partnered with Scoremore Shows to co-present a panel discussion with some of Austin’s leading Music Industry professionals. I Know What You Should Do This Summer: Skills to Build As An Aspiring Music Professional, will be a discussion on professional development, balancing goals and networking.
The discussion, moderated by Omar Lozano of the Austin Convention & Visitors Bureau, will feature leading professionals within the Austin music community who will also answer audience questions. This is the second panel discussion co-presented by the City of Austin and Scoremore. Over 200 people attended the first panel discussion in last December on Marketing Music in Austin.
Brandon Schmidt, Director of Marketing, Front Gate Tickets
Kevin “Pha” Hayden, Promoter Representative, Scoremore Shows
Matt Noveskey, Owner/Producer, Orb Recording Studios
Tameca Jones, Austin Musician
The event will take place on Tuesday, April 18th from 7:00-9:00pm at Google Fiber (201 Colorado St., Austin TX 78701), with doors opening at 6:30pm.
“The City of Austin is thrilled to partner again with Scoremore Shows on this dynamic series," said Alex Lopez, Deputy Director for the City's Economic Development Department. "Connecting young people with Austin’s music leaders is a critical strategy for developing our music industry. These events also serve as a conduit for new relationships to form within the music community across genres and subsectors, ultimately allowing Austin to continue to thrive as one of the greatest cities for live music.”
About the City of Austin Music & Entertainment Division: The City of Austin Economic Development Department’s Music & Entertainment Division is highly engaged in developing and executing initiatives that help accelerate the growth of the music industry infrastructure by focusing on job creation, talent export, trade development, and industry revenue growth. The Music & Entertainment Division has also organically developed an important role for the Austin music industry by facilitating introductions, communication, and shaping discussions between music business operators who may not otherwise have knowledge of each other, resulting in new business and connections. For more information: www.atxmusic.org
About Scoremore Shows: ScoreMore Shows is a Texas-based music promoter that began booking concerts in 2009. ScoreMore Shows has made a name for itself by being a tastemaker, booking acts early in their careers in small clubs that have gone on to headline in arenas and amphitheaters. ScoreMore Shows routes tours through nine markets in the Southwest United States, producing more than 150 club shows per year including JMBLYA, The ILLMORE and its partnership in Neon Desert Music Festival. Please visit www.scoremoreshows.com for more info.
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