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  • Industry Insider: Tom Silverman of New Music Seminar

    By Maressa Levy June 10, 2013

    We sat down with industry visionary Tom Silverman to talk festivals, mobile devices, and the future of the music business.

  • New Music Seminar Coming to NYC this June

    By Marjana Jaidi May 30, 2012

    New Music Seminar (NMS) is a conference and festival that brings together visionaries from across the music industry, with the aim of building a better music business. NMS strives to create a new economic model that enables artists to rise to their highest potential based on talent and merit, not financial resources or connections. This year's NMS will take place June 17-19 in New York City's Webster Hall, and will host an accompanying festival in venues across New York City from June 17-20.

  • New Music Seminar Highlights, Part 1

    By Marjana Jaidi June 21, 2012

    Earlier this week, the New Music Seminar descended on New York City's Webster Hall, bringing together top players in every facet of the industry to discuss how the music industry will adapt and move forward into the digital era. Adaptability was a major theme during the seminar. On Monday, Michael Huppe, president of SoundExchange, quoted Charles Darwin, "it's not the strongest species that survives, but the most adaptable." Huppe continued, "if we adapt to what's in our way, we'll take the industry to newer and higher levels." Read on for my top Seminar highlights, and stay tuned for Jason Rezvan's perspective, coming later this week.

  • New Music Seminar Unveils First Round Speakers for 2013

    By Maressa Levy April 29, 2013

    New York City -- The New Music Seminar has announced their first round of confirmed speakers for the June 9-11 conference, taking place at NYC's New Yorker Hotel.

  • New Music Seminar: Building the $100 Billion Music Business, Part 1

    By Maressa Levy June 10, 2013

    New York City -- The New Music Seminar began its first day of panels this morning inside the New Yorker Hotel.

  • New Music Seminar: Building the $100 Billion Music Business, Part 2

    By Maressa Levy June 11, 2013

    New York City -- Cultivora headed to the New Yorker Hotel once again for the final day of New Music Seminar 2013.

  • New York Music Festival: The Drums at Webster Hall

    By Maressa Levy June 11, 2013

    New York City -- Cultivora headed to Webster Hall last night to check out Pearl and the Beard and The Drums.

  • New York Music Festival: The Postelles at The Studio at Webster Hall

    By Maressa Levy June 12, 2013

    New York City -- Cultivora headed to The Studio at Webster Hall last night to check out Pretty & Nice and The Postelles.

  • NMS Highlights Part 2: Rebuilding an Industry

    By Jason Rezvan June 22, 2012

    A Day in the Life of the New Music Seminar.