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2019 Hot 103 Jamz Music Conference: VIP Listening Sessions


Friday, March 8, 2019 – Harrah’s Casino Hotel - Tahoe Ballrooms 1, 2 & 3


6:00p              Registration for Music Conference & VIP Listening Sessions


7:00p              VIP Listening Sessions (For attendees with VIP Passes only)


10:00p            VIP Listening Sessions End


2019 Hot 103 Jamz Music Conference: Schedule


Saturday, March 9, 2019 – Harrah’s Casino - Voo Doo Lounge              


8:00a              Registration for Music Conference


8:55a              Welcome and Introduction


9:00a              Understanding The Business And Legal Game Of The Music Industry


As an artist, do you have a business plan?  Why the music business is 90% business and 10% music?  What is intellectual property and why should you protect it?  How can you avoid legal traps?  Why should seek legal counsel before signing a contract or label deal?  How to seek and investor?  How to register your music and trademark?      


10:00a           Building Your Brand By Using Digital And Traditional Media


Learn how to build your fan base thru social and traditional media.  Why is publicity important to creating new fans?  How to take advantage of digital and traditional media opportunities to connect with new music lovers?  How to attract new fans by utilizing social media marketing and digital music platforms?   


11:00a           How To Make It, In Today’s Music Industry


Why is streaming the king of today’s music landscape?  Why are lyric videos important with music fans?  How to monetize your streaming and videos?  How to work your digital distribution channels?  What are radio stations and record companies looking for?  Why is social media engagement important?  How to build search engine optimization to push your music to the forefront? 


12:00p           Break


12:15pm        How To Build Relationships Within The Music Industry


Learn how to approach DJ’s and Radio?  What are DJ’s and Radio looking for?  How you can get black balled by the music industry?  Why are relationships important in the music industry?  How to work your music outside of your market with an independent promoter?  How do you discuss your music with radio and music professionals?  How and when do you approach a club or mobile DJ?  Why are listening sessions important?  Which organizations and sites do you need to register your music?  


1:15pm          Learning The Studio Game


Discover how a producer calls the shots in the studio to get the best sound.  Learn the difference between a producer and a beat maker?  What are the key disciplines to recording a great song?   Why are the proper techniques of recording, mixing and mastering very important?  Who takes credit for the work in the studio?  How can you get placed as a producer of a major project?  How do you keep yourself relevant in an ever changing industry?


2:15p              KC’s Next Music Showcase Finale


3:00p              Conference Ends/Photo Ops

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