Archive for May, 2013

NMS & Musichelp to Feature Emerging Swedish Acts at Sweden Showcase During 2013 New York Music Festival

Written by on May 31, 2013 in Announcements

May 31, 2013 (NYC) – On Monday, June 10 New Music Seminar (NMS) and Musichelp will present the Sweden Showcase at Cake Shop,  featuring new and emerging Swedish talents during the New York Music Festival (NYMF),. Artists performing at the Sweden Showcase include Chris Merritt, Yves Jean, State of Grace, and Full of Keys. NYMF kicks off Sunday, […]

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NMS is Giving Away 50 FREE Badges to Artists & Music Industry Job Seekers!

Written by on May 31, 2013 in Announcements, Conference

Are you an artist or job-seeker looking to take the first big steps in igniting your career in the music business? Then you can’t miss this. However, we do realize it isn’t easy to break through in this industry and there are several challenges faced today to land that dream job or gig. This is […]

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The Soul Rebels to Headline NMS Opening Night Red Carpet Event

The Soul Rebels to Headline NMS Opening Night Red Carpet Event

Written by on May 30, 2013 in Announcements, Festival

May 30, 2013 (NYC) –  The Soul Rebels  have just announced that they will headline New Music Seminar’s 2013 Opening Night Red Carpet Event. The eight-piece brass, percussion and vocal ensemble blends rock, hip-hop, funk, R&B and soul for a unique sound that has propelled them to major festival stages around the world. The Opening Night Party […]

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A2IM Awards New Music Seminar & Tommy Boy Founder Tom Silverman Libera Lifetime Achievement Award

A2IM Awards New Music Seminar & Tommy Boy Founder Tom Silverman Libera Lifetime Achievement Award

Written by on May 30, 2013 in Tom Silverman

Congratulations to Tom Silverman for receiving A2IM’s Libera Lifetime Achievement Award, honoring a true visionary to both the music industry and business!  May 29, 2013 (NYC) – The American Association of Independent Music (A2IM) has announced the second annual Libera Awards Lifetime Achievement Award will honor industry visionary Tom Silverman, Founder of Tommy Boy Records and […]

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Singapore’s Digital & Music Matters 2013 Concludes: First Growth in Global Music Industry Recorded in 13 Years, Challenges & Opportunities In Asian Markets & Digital Growth Overview

Singapore’s Digital & Music Matters 2013 Concludes: First Growth in Global Music Industry Recorded in 13 Years, Challenges & Opportunities In Asian Markets & Digital Growth Overview

Written by on May 29, 2013 in News

  May 24, 2013 (Singapore) – Described by artists as “TED meets SXSW”, the award-winning Digital & Music Matters successfully concluded Friday in Singapore.  Asia’s pioneering music conference brought together key global players in the music and digital industries for three days of interactive workshops, panels, and keynote sessions, a one day music academy and five […]

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Congrats to 2013 AOV Cold Fronts On Signing With Warner Bros./Sire Records Last Week!

Congrats to 2013 AOV Cold Fronts On Signing With Warner Bros./Sire Records Last Week!

Written by on May 25, 2013 in Announcements, Artist On The Verge

May 21, 2013 (NYC) – Philly-based rockers Cold Fronts officially signed with Warner Bros./Sire Records Tuesday in NYC.  The band’s raw, gritty garage-rock sound and irrestibly catchy hooks have recently landed them on everyone’s radar for 2013 – including New Music Seminar. Less than a month ago, NMS named Cold Fronts part of their 2013 ‘Artists […]

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Listen Now! iHeartRadio’s NMS ‘Artist On The Verge’ Station

Listen Now! iHeartRadio’s NMS ‘Artist On The Verge’ Station

Today iHeartRadio launched a new station featuring the NMS ‘Artist On The Verge’ Top 100 ‘Class of 2013!  The new station streams music from each artist on this year’s NMS AOV Top 100 chart, featuring a great selection of new and noteworthy singer-songwriter, hip-hop, rock, pop, grunge, EDM artists and more. Every year, New Music Seminar […]

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Pandora’s New ‘Premieres’ Station: Hear Full New Albums Up To a Week Before Release

Pandora’s New ‘Premieres’ Station: Hear Full New Albums Up To a Week Before Release

Written by on May 21, 2013 in News, Partners

May 21, 2013 (Oakland, CA) – Pandora today announced the launch of Pandora Premieres, free stations that will offer previews of full upcoming albums up to one week before their official release. Pandora Premieres represents a great new discovery platform for our more than 200 million registered users and an equally powerful vehicle for artists, […]

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New App Lively Launches, Lets You Take the Concert Home!

New App Lively Launches, Lets You Take the Concert Home!

Written by on May 21, 2013 in News

May 20, 2013 (Seattle, WA) – Monday marked the launch of the new concert recording and sales app Lively, which offers a simple way to create lasting memories of your live concert experiences. The app automatically captures live music performances at venues of all sizes and makes them available for concert-goers immediately for purchase via the […]

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Just Announced: A&R Reps From Roster of Top Labels to Attend NMS 2013

Just Announced: A&R Reps From Roster of Top Labels to Attend NMS 2013

Written by on May 17, 2013 in Announcements, Conference

Atlantic, Republic, RCA, Virgin, Label Recruit, Glassnote, Razor & Tie, Robbins Entertainment, Island, and Columbia will send A&R scouts to New Music Seminar’s A&R Listening Room to discover new artists. Get your music heard and critiqued on the spot! On June 10 and 11 (Monday & Tuesday) from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM, scouts from these top labels […]

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