Category: Denver Music Summit

How are musicians making a buck these days?

The Future of Music Coalition presented the next session of the Denver Music Summit called Artist Revenue Streams: How Are Today’s Musicians Earning Money? The co-emcees were Kristen Thomson and Jean Cook, along with two guest panelists – Mark Bleisner (the Band Guru) and…

The growing ubiquity of music

The last section of Storm Gloor’s presentation on What You Should Know About the Future of Music revolved around the ways music seamlessly surrounds us. It’s everywhere: *Television and movies *Background in grocery stores, elevators, dental offices, and virtually any business *Ringtones and apps…

What you should know about the future of music (continued)

What comes around goes around. The idea of buying just one song is not new, says Storm. Back in the day, artists only released singles. You know, those smaller vinyl discs called 33’s. An album came from the idea that multiple singles were all…

DMS (part 2): What you should know about the future of music

In his second presentation at the Denver Music Summit, What You Should Know About the Future of Music, Storm Gloor stressed how important it is to capture and analyze data. Since it is now so easy to measure many aspects of your music, you…

Opening presentation at the DMS: Effective Marketing for Artists in the Digital Age

If you missed the Denver Music Summit, you’re in luck – the DOM attended Saturday’s education day and will be posting a blow by blow of various talks. Attendance was fairly decent and continued to grow throughout the day. The opening presentation, given by…

The Denver Music Summit returns (this weekend)

Westaf, IMTour, and Create Denver have been hard at work assembling the second Denver Music Summit. You can see some articles about their first one back in 2010 here. Lots to do over the weekend… Friday, 11/22/13 (6PM – 8PM) It all kicks off…