CMJ 2013 started off with a BANG! In New York City (NYU’s Greenwich Village Campus) and all aspiring musicians/entertainment executives/labels etc are welcomed to attend. It’s running from October 15-19th. Come and experience a series of panel discussions, performances and swag from various sponsors. Some of the prominent companies include Champion (clothing line), SonicBids, AvenueLive, Music Glue, The Counter Rhythm Group among a host of many other supporting entities.
It’s been another tumultuous year for the music industry, leading bands to forge new paths to their audience, brave ever-more prickly digital landscapes and discover novel roads to success. The line-up highlights CMJ’s ever-increasing commitment to showcasing artists from the global community, pulling talent from Ireland to Taiwan onto the CMJ stage.
CMJ Music Marathon brings a talented pool of divergent artists together in NYC for five nonstop days and nights. Check in with www.cmj.com/marathon for more details on the latest programming and other events.
New for 2013 is CMJ’s partnership with Spindio (www.spindio.com), which allows attendees to view the entire artist schedule in one handy app. It’s part interactive map, part streaming radio platform, and the power of organizing your CMJ Music Marathon itinerary in the palm of your hand. Spindio streams the music from any artist selected while showing their event listing and location. Attendees can filter by date and genre, and link to more information with ease. The CMJ Spindio app also utilizes listener preferences to prioritize music tracks from artists for a tailored experience. As a premium web app, it works readily on all PC and mobile devices.
KEXP Live Broadcast…
The KEXP Live Broadcast will be returning to CMJ Music Marathon and taking place at the landmark Judson Memorial Church in NYC’s Greenwich Village. Open 9 AM to 5 PM, Wednesday 10/16 through Friday 10/18, the KEXP Live Broadcast at Judson will allow attendees picking up their badges to dive right into CMJ 2013. A full line-up of bands and KEXP DJs will keep the broadcast going nonstop in true CMJ Music Marathon fashion.
About CMJ Music Marathon:
CMJ Music Marathon is one of the world's most important platforms for the discovery of new music. For five nonstop days and nights, CMJ features over 1,400 live performances in more than 80 of New York City's greatest venues. CMJ also presents over 100 informative conference events with renowned speakers, an Entertainment Business Law Seminar, and College Day, programmed especially for college and non-commercial radio programmers.