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It’s the most wonderful time of the year! No, not Christmas. It’s SXSW time! We’re packing our bags, putting on some comfortable footwear, and heading down to Austin for networking, learning, breakfast taco-ing, and yeah, some partying. Team FB would love to meet with you if you’ll be at SXSW, whether you’re going to Interactive, Film, Music, or (for you brave souls) all three. Hit us up at sxswatfanbridgedotcom  (sxswatfanbridgedotcom)  . You can also find us at the following panels during Music:

Ben Markowitz will be on…

Navigating the Middle
Austin Convention Center Room 13AB
Friday, March 16 12:30PM – 1:30PM

Many companies exist to bridge the gap between a label and digital stores or between an artist and fans, but when should they be used? While it’s feasible for the content owner to create systems, deal with contracts, and…

Other Panelists: Jeff Price (TuneCore), Syd Butler (Frenchkiss Records), Tom DeSavia (Notable Music Co.), & Brad Navin (The Orchard)


Gray Blue will be on…

Create Success: Breaking Top 40 On Your Own
Austin Convention Center Room 17A
Saturday, 3/17, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Before social networks were invented, the traditional route to the Top 40 was built upon the decisions made by ‘gatekeepers’ in the industry. Now, because social media elevates the sharing of entertainment, the opportunity exists for artists to create their own success. It’s the advent of the democratization of entertainment.

Other Panelists: Alex White (Next Big Sound), Dan Mackta (RCA Records), Lindsay Brandt (Mick Management), Sheryl Witlen (Mutewatch AB)


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