13th August 2015 : Press Release – Announcing More Speakers Appearing at Going Global 2015
GOING GLOBAL MUSIC SUMMIT 2015 – WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE YOU GO.
If you are looking to take your music overseas, come and hear from people who are working with both new and established artists on the global stage. The GOING GLOBAL MUSIC SUMMIT 2015 is proud to reveal more of our exceptional local & international guests. These are:
Woody McDonald (Booker, Meredith Festival & Golden Plains Festival, AUST)
Larry Heath (Founder, Editor in Chief, The AU Review, AUST)
Lynne Christie (Founder / Director, Rippon Festival, NZ)
Karyn Rachtman (Music Supervisor, OneGazillion Inc., USA)
Guy Blackman (Label Owner, Chapter Music, AUST)
Mark Meharry (CEO, Music Glue, UK)
Matthew Davis (Chairperson, IMNZ / Label Manager, Flying Nun / Flying Out, NZ)
Phil Waldorf (Co-Founder, Secretly Group, USA)
Will Watson (Agent / Booker, Paper Shoes Music, AUST)
They will join the previously announced speakers:
Stephen King – Chief International Officer, Believe Digital (UK)
Lio Kanine – Label Owner, Kanine Records (USA)
Jane Flynn – Booking Agent/Founder, Songs For Children (Hong Kong)
David Goldsen – Director of A&R, Warner/Chappell Music Inc. (USA)
Meredith Fraser – Booking Agent, Panachebooking (USA)
More local speakers will be announced in the coming weeks.
All Going Global registrants can also receive $15 discount off a ticket to The Other’s Way Festival on Friday September 4 – featuring 28 NZ bands, over 6 venues across Auckland’s Karanaghape Road.
GOING GLOBAL MUSIC SUMMIT 2015 at Studio One, 1 Ponsonby Road, Auckland
Friday 4th September & Saturday 5th September – 10:00AM – 5:00PM
ABOUT GOING GLOBAL MUSIC SUMMIT 2015:
Going Global Music Summit 2015 provides musicians, producers, composers, labels, promoters, industry professionals and fans a chance to perform, discuss, learn, teach, and interact in front of an audience of like-minded peers in an environment that encourages the global exchange of ideas, techniques and trends.
In 2015 Going Global Music Summit will present a schedule of live music events alongside a daytime program of panels, presentations, workshops and discussions. The focus is on new music and as such the live music showcases aim to reflect originality in contemporary live music practice.
GOING GLOBAL MUSIC SUMMIT 2015 is proudly brought to you by Independent Music New Zealand in partnership with the NZ Music Commission and is supported by NZ On Air, APRA AMCOS and a Recorded Music NZ Music Grant.