Is the Festival Explosion Ruining the Industry?

Mar 14, 2019

12:30pm – 1:30pm CT

Recording: Is the Festival Explosion Ruining the Industry?, Mar 14, 2019

Another day, another new festival. And as festivals have larger budgets to pay a higher premium for talent, we’re seeing a noticeable shift of artists choosing festival plays over clubs, resulting in limited inventory for club buyers. Has the festival explosion been positive or negative for emerging artists and the future supply side of the next wave of mega acts?



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

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

Sima Cunningham

OHMME/at Pluto Ltd

Jeremy Holgersen

United Talent

Randy Nichols

Force Media Management

Greg Patterson

Eventbrite

Details

Primary Entry:
Music Badge
Platinum Badge
Artist Wristband
Secondary Entry:
Film Badge
Interactive Badge
Format:

Panel

Type:

Session

Track:

Touring & Live Experience

Level:

Intermediate