Relix Live Music Conference Adds Panels On Festivals, Management and Business Development
The second annual Relix Live Music Conference will take place at Brooklyn Bowl on May 8 and 9, and the event will offer two full days of panels and discussions covering various facets of the live music business. After announcing the first and second rounds of panels and discussions covering topics like touring, album cycles, livestreaming, activism and more, RLMC has now finalized its schedule with three more panels covering festivals, management and business development.
Peak summer festival season is just about here, and what better time to dive into the interworkings of those massive undertakings. Jordan Zachary of festival giant Live Nation will lead a discussion featuring Umphrey’s McGee manager Kevin Browning, Eventbrite’s Biasha Mitchell, Live For Live Music’s Kunj Shah, Ginny Suss of Okayplayer and Kelly Viau of destination concert event organizers Cloud 9 Adventures.
Artist managers have the task of keeping a calm spirit in the midst of pressure-filled situations. Get a look behind some of the best in the business with a discussion moderated by CID Entertainment’s Dan Berkowitz and featuring Bob Weir manager Matt Busch, Dave Frey of LOCKN’ Festival and Silent Partner Management, Nadia Prescher of Madison House and Rich Schaefer of LoyalT.
Building Businesses in the Music Space
Finally, RLMC will present a panel on building businesses in the music industry, featuring moderator and Relix co-editor-in-chief Dean Budnick, plus photographer and filmmaker Danny Clinch, Dan Parise of Diversified Production Services, Peter Shapiro of Dayglo Ventures and Ami Spishock of Fort William Artist Management.