Concerts & Festivals: Television vs Streaming
Thursday, March 17
5:00PM - 6:00PM
Austin Convention Center
531 E 4th St
With most of the festivals and concerts being broadcasted on-line and on broadcast television somewhere in the world, what is the future? Which is the better experience – or are they both a success for the audience, artists and labels? The panel will include various executives and producers from some of the largest producers of these events – both live and taped.
VP Music Production & Programming
Evan Haiman, VP Music Productions & Programming
A producer at heart since his days at HBO & Major League Baseball, Evan oversees all music and comedy productions at AXSTV. He’s produced series,...Show the rest
Evan Haiman, VP Music Productions & Programming
A producer at heart since his days at HBO & Major League Baseball, Evan oversees all music and comedy productions at AXSTV. He’s produced series, specials and festivals for the music and entertainment broadcast network, from Jazzfest and Farm Aid to Carrie Underwood and Aerosmith. AXSTV has produced more live concerts and festivals then any other network since their rollout in 2013 (Over 200 Concerts broadcasted from 2013-2016). His role includes developing and producing live and post-produced shows, while managing all stages of in-house productions from development and shooting, to post production and delivery. In the past year he has also Executive Produced series such as: Gotham Comedy Live, Rock & Roll Road Trip w/Sammy Hagar and Breaking Bands. All of this along with coordinating with the programming department all on-air, social and marketing schedules for all shows under his watch. Additionally, Evan deals with talent, management, agents and music labels on negotiations, contracts and all components of productions. Music Television is his life…..Hide the rest
Simplynew founder and executive producer/director Marc Scarpa combines 20 years in the digital space and live broadcasting with an understanding of consumer interests and popular culture. Scarpa’s ...Show the rest
Simplynew founder and executive producer/director Marc Scarpa combines 20 years in the digital space and live broadcasting with an understanding of consumer interests and popular culture. Scarpa’s experience gives him insights which would elude less experienced or integrated competitors. His most recent credits include Time Warner Cable SportsNet’s Second Screen App for the Los Angeles Lakers, Covered CA’s 6-hour ‘Tell A Friend Get Covered’ live broadcast, livestream coverage of Imagine Dragons at the 2014 Allstate Fan Fest Show, The X-Factor’s Pepsi Digital Pre-Show and Second Screen Experience, Incubus HQ Live, GRAMMY LIVE!, Earth Day Network’s Earth Day Live from the National Mall (2008-2012) and MySpace LIVE!. Scarpa has directed Grammy Award-winning artist John Legend, 50 Cent, Alicia Keys, Beastie Boys, Elton John, Moby, Steve Aoki and many others. Additionally, he produced and directed several pioneering “firsts” for the live participatory programming genre including Townhall with President Clinton, Woodstock ’99, The Tibetan Freedom Festivals and HSX/Excite Rocks the Oscars featuring Beck. His productions have been recognized by the Webby Awards, Social TV Awards and the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity. Scarpa is a national board member and founding New York committee chair for the Producers Guild of America New Media Council and is a voting member of The Recording Academy .
Personally, he is a partner with Lifebeat – The Music Industry Fights AIDS, a member of the Global Advisory Committee for Earth Day Networks and a member of the Gate Leadership Council.Hide the rest
AEG Live/AXS TV
Sound Off Productions Inc
For nearly twenty years, Sound Off Productions, Inc., led by President and Founder Domenic Cotter, has produced well over a hundred shows, programs and events for broadcast TV, theatrical release, ...Show the rest
For nearly twenty years, Sound Off Productions, Inc., led by President and Founder Domenic Cotter, has produced well over a hundred shows, programs and events for broadcast TV, theatrical release, webcast and new media, ranging from music and original programming to sports, cable series and specials. Cotter has produced content for premier networks and websites including CBS, NBC, ABC Sports, Palladia, Fuse, AXS-TV, ESPN, CMT, USA, MTV, VH1, Network Live, Control Room, YouTube, Vevo, Yahoo! and AOL.
Sound Off Productions specializes in live music and entertainment broadcast production, leveraging the global reach of streaming content to captivate audiences worldwide. Cotter and his team have worked with some of the most talented performers and artists in the industry, including Beyoncé, Katy Perry, Jennifer Lopez, Britney Spears, Stevie Wonder, Madonna, Black Eyed Peas, the Grateful Dead, Foo Fighters, Dave Matthews Band, Bon Jovi, Keith Urban, Rod Stewart and Carrie Underwood.
Cotter brings deep experience, energy and a unique vision to his work. Sound Off Productions continues to push the boundaries and explore the possibilities of presenting live entertainment to the world.Hide the rest