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New Music Seminar Day 2! Opening Remarks, Mike Huppe Keynote, and more!

New Music Seminar Day 2! Opening Remarks, Mike Huppe Keynote, and more!

Written by NMS on June 10, 2014 in Announcements, Recap, Tom Silverman with 0 Comments

New Music Seminar continued to bring the best in music business to the Wyndham New Yorker Hotel this Monday. With a huge breadth of programming covering topics from streaming to touring to producing and everything in between, the hotel was abuzz with innovation in the second day of the three-day conference. The day began with […]

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Watch Tom Silverman on Bloomberg: Is Streaming Savior of Music Business?

Watch Tom Silverman on Bloomberg: Is Streaming Savior of Music Business?

Written by NMS News on May 19, 2014 in News, Tom Silverman, Video with 0 Comments

Tom Silverman appeared on Bloomberg Television’s “Bloomberg Surveillance” Monday to discuss the digital media side of the music industry, in particular, the importance of streaming, why he sees a need for the industry to partner with web connected services and about digital royalties. Learn why Tom Silverman says “streaming as [the music business’s] future,” watch the video from Bloomberg Television below. […]

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NMS is Capping # of Registrations & a Note from Tom Silverman

NMS is Capping # of Registrations & a Note from Tom Silverman

Written by NMS on April 8, 2014 in Announcements, Conference, Tom Silverman with 3 Comments

We are 60 days away from the New Music Seminar with many new initiatives in place. Third Day Added: On Sunday afternoon, as a prelude to the main schedule, we will introduce NMS 101 Day. Sunday will include an overview to help you navigate the conference and get the state-of-the-art advice. Sessions on networking, what […]

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Mark Your Calendars! 4 Panel Sessions To Attend At SXSW Music 2014

Mark Your Calendars! 4 Panel Sessions To Attend At SXSW Music 2014

Written by NMS News on March 7, 2014 in Announcements, News, Partners, Tom Silverman with 0 Comments

Headed to Austin, TX for SXSW? We are! Mark your calendars because we’ve got a list of SXSW Music panel sessions you can’t miss – even for that Texas BBQ. Make sure to check out New Music Seminar’s “Designing the $100 Billion Music Business” panel next Wedsenday March 12 at 12:30 PM, hosted by Tom Silverman […]

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Looking Back: Tom Silverman On “The Next Physical Format”

Looking Back: Tom Silverman On “The Next Physical Format”

Written by Tom Silverman on March 5, 2014 in News, Tom Silverman with 2 Comments

Back in 2007 when the writing was on the wall about the demise of the CD and vinyl sales were almost nonexistent, I wrote this commentary for Billboard.  Today, as CDs are down 19.6% year-to-date  and album downloads are down 14%, Vinyl is up 32.7%, it is clear that consumers want something physical that they […]

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Watch Lyor Cohen’s Keynote Q&A With Tom Silverman at Midem 2014

Watch Lyor Cohen’s Keynote Q&A With Tom Silverman at Midem 2014

Written by Lindsey Lonadier on February 2, 2014 in News, Tom Silverman, Video with 0 Comments

Tom Silverman conducted a Keynote Q&A with former Island Def Jam and Warner Music Group Executive Lyor Cohen this sunday at Midem 2014. The session focused on 300, Cohen’s latest venture in the music industry which counts Google among its investors and already has a distribution deal with Atlantic Records. What is 300? “A music […]

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What You Can’t Miss At Midem 2014: NMS Panels, Tom Silverman’s Keynote Q&A With Lyor Cohen & More!

What You Can’t Miss At Midem 2014: NMS Panels, Tom Silverman’s Keynote Q&A With Lyor Cohen & More!

Written by Lindsey Lonadier on February 1, 2014 in Announcements, News, Partners, Tom Silverman with 0 Comments

Midem kicked off their 2014 program today in Cannes, France with over 6,000 music and tech industry professionals, artists and brands in attendance. Held annually, Midem’s 2014 Program will run Saturday February 1 through Tuesday February 4, featuring a complete set of conferences during the day and live music from global emerging artists at Midem’s […]

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Watch Tom Silverman Discuss Growth & New Revenue Streams in the Music Industry on Bloomberg TV

Watch Tom Silverman Discuss Growth & New Revenue Streams in the Music Industry on Bloomberg TV

Written by Lindsey Lonadier on January 31, 2014 in News, Tom Silverman with 0 Comments

A few weeks ago, NMS Executive Director and TommyBoy Record CEO, Tom Silverman appeared on Bloomberg TV’s “Street Smarts” to discuss what’s next for the music industry. In case you missed it, you can watch a video of the interview below which features great insight from Tom on topics such as new revenue streams, adapting to […]

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Tom Silverman LIVE on Bloomberg TV Thurs. 1/16 at 4:30 pm (ET)

Tom Silverman LIVE on Bloomberg TV Thurs. 1/16 at 4:30 pm (ET)

Written by NMS on January 16, 2014 in Announcements, News, Tom Silverman with 3 Comments

Catch NMS Executive Director and TommyBoy CEO, Tom Silverman discuss his thoughts on Adapting music distribution to digital, and what’s next for the music business…all building up to the New Music Seminar this June!

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Tom Silverman to Conduct Keynote Q&A at Midem with Lyor Cohen

Tom Silverman to Conduct Keynote Q&A at Midem with Lyor Cohen

Written by Lindsey Lonadier on January 7, 2014 in News, Tom Silverman with 3 Comments

Founder of Def Jam Records and former head of Warner Music Group, Cohen will present his new venture, 300, a music content company devoted to the discovery and development of the artists of the future. The new company is in fact, named after the famous Spartan battle against the Persians, mythologized in the movie 300 […]

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