Tech Matters: A Blueprint for DIY Musicians

Mar 17, 2017

5:00pm – 6:00pm CT

Technology has greatly transformed and expanded opportunities for the DIY music community to create, market and distribute their work. The truth, however, is that not all technologies are the smartest solutions for every artist. In a digital ecosystem with so many moving parts, it is important to experiment without losing focus, and to refine your business strategy and handpick the tools that will make your unique career both innovative and sustainable. Incorporating the perspectives of artists, tech companies, artist managers and digital media experts, this panel will discuss best practices and resources for DIY artists to make the most out of technological disruption.

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

photo of Kiran Gandhi
Kiran Gandhi

Madame Gandhi

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Cherie Hu

Water & Music

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Karen Marie Mason

Artist Launch

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David Watson

Zoo Labs

Primary Access
Music Badge
Platinum Badge
Artist Wristband
Secondary Access
Film Badge
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