Hard Lessons from DIY Indie Record Label Owners

Mar 16, 2017

3:30pm – 4:30pm CT

Most indie record labels start with a passionate music connoisseur, an exciting new artist, and a prayer; after that, everyone involved learns how the music business works the hard way. On this panel, indie label owners talk about the struggles and triumphs in an era when record sales are tanking, in a talk sure to enlighten artists, new label owners, and veteran music entrepreneurs.

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

photo of Jessi Frick
Jessi Frick

Father/Daughter Records

photo of Hunter Giles
Hunter Giles

Infinite Best Recordings

photo of Dan Goldin
Dan Goldin

Exploding In Sound Records

photo of Greg Katz
Greg Katz

Defend Music

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