Money Talks: Return of the Middle-Class Musician

Money Talks: Return of the Middle-Class Musician


Kate Cooper


How do musician make a living off music in 2019 when touring is no longer viable or desirable? Shutterstock Music Producer Kate Cooper will speak about making music and money in a time when the traditional music industry is no longer paying the bills. In a shifting musical landscape, there are new ways to make money while improving your craft. As video grows -300 hours of video are uploaded to YouTube every minute- there is a greater need for music to elevate this content.

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Primary Entry: Music Badge, Platinum Badge, Artist Wristband
Secondary Entry: Film Badge, Interactive Badge
Format: Solo
Event Type: Session
Level: Beginner