SOUND CITY & SOUND CITY+ 2019: ACTS, PANELS, and more revealed!
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"the leading festival for new and emerging talents" and its sister conference
When? May 3-5, 2019
Where? Liverpool / United Kingdom
Sound city (+) announced more guests and panels for this year's editions. At sister conference Sound City +, you can expect American singer-songwriter CHRISSIE HYNDE, the "music industry veteran" ANDY MCCLUSKEY, and the New York-based engineer ERIN TONKON. More new panels will include Getting Signed...Who, How And Why?In Association with Distiller TV and SOTN, BPI Presents: Streaming & Playlists Explained; The Levi’s Music Project: Creating Community Impact Through Brand and Music Partnerships; and How to build your A team: An artist’s guide to budgets, contracts and law. Together with YM&U, "all featuring guests from around the world debating the key issues challenging the music world today". A completely new panel is Trashed TV, which is considered a "fresh and unique project that takes the form of a live magazine". Visitors can look forward to interviews with "very special guests" and talks with "some of the brightest young band around".
At Sound City more names for live performances are confirmed such as GWENNO and RHYS EDWARDS (deadline to apply and join: midnight 31st March) as well as "more showcases and late-night parties" including BELLA UNION, DIY, GIGWISE, CD BABY, ATC, UTA, Shit Indie Disco, Machine'n'Funk, and Fiesta Bombarda with Positive Vibrations. Further confirmed performances are from LOYLE CARNER, MABEL, SHAME, THE MAGIC GANG, LOUIS BERRY, BLAENAVON, Confidence Man, THE TEA STREET BAND, and KING NO-ONE.
Sound City 2018 Official Aftermovie
The organizers promise an "illuminating, inspiring and enchanting weekend of music, arts, conversation, creativity and exploration".
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