Justin Polokoff (BMG): Demo Listening Session


Justin Polokoff


Advance RSVP is available to Primary Entry badge types only. Walk-ups may be accepted on a first come, first served basis.

This session will provide mentees 15 minutes to receive face-to-face feedback on 1-2 tracks of the mentee's choosing. Registrants signed up for this session will need to bring a digital copy or links to their tracks with them.

Meeting with this mentor is highly recommended if you're looking for feedback on publishing A&R perspective (synchability, etc.), relevance and motential in current music market, and collaberation and co-writing. This mentor specializes in the following genres- electronic, indie rock, indie pop, alternative, and singer/songwriter.

Justin is an experienced A&R with a diverse roster of artists, songwriters and producers such as Lewis Capaldi, Party Favor, Keys N Krates, Thomas Jack, Tropkillaz, Wolfgang Gartner, STRFKR, Zeds Dead, Allah-Las, Xylo, Gabriel Black, Wynne Bennett and Karma Fields.

You can see Justin’s full bio on his speaker page.

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 Mentor Sessions spots and will begin 30 minutes before the first time slot of each session.

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

Primary Entry: Music Badge, Platinum Badge, Artist Wristband
Event Type: Session
Level: Advanced