Mentor Session: Shawn Nolan
Thursday, March 17
2:00PM - 3:00PM
Austin Convention Center
531 E 4th St
Experts from all aspects of the music business will be on hand to offer Music and Platinum registrants, along with showcasing artists, an opportunity to receive personalized feedback and advice.
Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will be available in February and will close the day before each session occurs. Registrants who sign up online must check-in 30 minutes before their mentor time slot to guarantee their spot. Limited on-site sign up is also available for a small number of spots and will begin 30 minutes before the first time slot of each session.
Shawn Nolan Law LLC
A veteran of the music industry, Shawn's 25+ years of experience includes VP and Director positions with Sub Pop Records and Mammoth Records, ownership of a successful artist management company, a ...Show the rest
A veteran of the music industry, Shawn's 25+ years of experience includes VP and Director positions with Sub Pop Records and Mammoth Records, ownership of a successful artist management company, a Governor position on the Pacific NW Chapter Board of the Grammy Association, and operation of a small, but scrappy and well-intentioned, independent record label.
After law school, Shawn honed and refined his legal skills at the boutique entertainment firm of Jonathan E. Leonard, P.C. in Atlanta, GA where he practiced as associate counsel for multiple platinum and Grammy Award-winning performers, producers and songwriters. Over the past 25 years, Shawn has had the honor and pleasure of working directly with a variety of artists and entertainment companies towards achieving their artistic and financial goals, including but not limited to The Shins, The Constantines, Sleater-Kinney, Iron & Wine, Janelle Monae, T.I., MOOG, The AV Club, The Postal Service, Sylvan Esso, Merge Records, Mudhoney and Archers of Loaf. A sample of current clients performing at SxSW 2016 includes Made of Oak, Michael Rault, Tuskha, The Weather Station, and Basia Bulat.
His unique experience of having worked in so many areas of the music business prior to becoming an attorney is integral to how he represents his clients in a loyal, balanced and informed way.Hide the rest