South Park Music Tour hosts a music industry conference |

South Park Music Tour hosts a music industry conference

FAIRPLAY The South Park Music Tour will be in Fairplay June 21-24 at venues throughout town. Up and coming bands looking for a little insight take notice. A music industry conference will be a part of the this years event, held all day Friday at the Edith Teter Elementary School cafeteria.South Park Music Tour 2007 Music Industry Conference schedule: 11-11:45 a.m. Understanding & Creating Success. Panel Description: Understanding the importance of group dynamics, defining your goals, general steps to achieve your goals, how do you know you have reached success? Noon to 12:45 p.m. Your Band is a Business Panel Description: Building your master mind, band as a company, band name and trademarking. 1-1:45 p.m. lunch. 2-2:45 p.m. Ins and Outs of the Recording Process. Panel Description: The value and importance of pre-production, choosing a studio, engineer and producer, saving money in the studio, good ideas for the home studio, recording and mixing techniques, understanding mastering. 3-3:45 p.m. Promotion: Branding your Band, Reaching your Audience.Panel Description: Online marketing, radio promotion, video promotion, publishing promotion, street marketing and fan clubs. 4-4:45 p.m. Touring.Panel description: Venue contacts, the right promoter and-or agent, proper routing, ticket sales and dos and donts. 5-5:45 p.m. Record Deal 101 Panel Description: Role of A&R, music presentation to labels, indie versus major contracts. 5:45-6 p.m. Closing Remarks.Cost is $50 to attend. Register at For a list of featured speakers and panel participants, check out to the Friday, June 22 Summit Scene for the music lineup. During the festival weekend, look for festival coverage at

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