2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

Games Make Money on Mobile Devices. Can Music Do the Same?

Tuesday, March 15
3:30PM - 4:30PM

Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon B
500 E 4th St

Is it possible to leverage the ubiquity of the smart phone for music monetization through artist apps? Mobile games, which have only been around for the past few years now make more than recorded music made at its peak in 1999. What are they doing right and what can music learn from them?

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Andrew Mains

Mobile Roadie

Chris Cuddy at SXSW

Chris Cuddy


Chris Cuddy is a Co-Founder of Utility – a media and technology company focused on building mobile apps and games for premier clients and partners, ranging from global brands and talent to funded v...

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Nick Lippman at SXSW

Nick Lippman


Lippman Entertainment

Nick Lippman is a Partner at Lippman Entertainment. He's focused on guiding the company's impressive artist and producer roster in today’s multi-faceted music business. His industry experience star...

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Tim Quirk at SXSW

Tim Quirk



Tim Quirk, Founder and CEO of Freeform, has spent the past 15 years helping build groundbreaking digital music services. He was part of the initial team at listen.com that launched Rhapsody, the fi...

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