For Music Connection's next Friday Freebie giveaway, we're selecting one lucky entrant to win a CADLive extravaganza: three D90 microphones! These CADLive microphones are an impactful and easy-to-use line of microphones. Outfitted with a Trueflex diaphragm and PowerGap high gauss neodymium magnets creating a hot and articulate live performance microphone. So ENTER NOW! This drawing happens FRIDAY, July 5th.
SXSW 2020 Music Festival Showcase Now Accepting Submissions
The 2020 SXSW Music Festival, March 16-22 in Austin, TX, is now accepting entries to its showcase. The fee for an application completed by Sept 13 (11:59 pm PT) is $35. After Sept. 13, the application fee increases to $55. The final deadline to apply is Oct. 25 (11:59 pm PT).
In the world of art, it's pretty hard to compete. A blog is an inexpensive way to drive traffic to your website, which gives you the opportunity to attract more potential fans and customers. Read the latest Tip Jar to find out the top 10 benefits of a blog.
A music supervisor is seeking a composer and/or music immediately for an indie comedy feature film. They are seeking quirky, up-tempo instrumental music that is fun and works in a family comedy setting. Vocal tracks may be considered. The deadline to submit is Aug. 10.
The Hudson Valley Music Summit is a new boutique music conference for industry professionals in the Northeast. This event runs on Friday, Aug. 9, in Kingston NY, and features a full day of 10 panel discussions, 50 speakers, several showcases, catered networking breaks (including a sit-down lunch), mentoring sessions, short film and more.
For the third year, Making Vinyl invites submissions for a 15-category international competition that recognizes the best in physical media packaging. The submissions process is entirely online and will also be judged online by a panel of award-winning judges throughout the world. The submission deadline is Friday, Aug. 9, 2019, at 11:59 pm (EST).
On this week's MCPodcast episode, we chat with singer-songwriter and Oscar-winner Franke Previte ("Time of My Life," "Hungry Eyes"). Previte, best known as the lead singer of the 1980's pop band Franke and The Knockouts, is also the producer of a new empowering musical called Calling All Divas.