As a prominent figure in music, Dani Deahl has been at the forefront of artist discovery and meaningful industry change for over a decade. Aside from being a DJ and producer, she covers the intersection of music, technology, and policy for The Verge. She is also the host of The Verge's YouTube series, "The Future of Music," which features stars like Charli XCX, Steve Aoki, and Oak Felder, producer for Kehlani and Demi Lovato.
As an artist herself, Dani has releases on labels like Dim Mak, Monstercat, Flamingo, Cr2, and Armada. She's a prominent expert on the topics of marketing for musicians and music technology, with engagements at TEDx, Oberlin College, Miami Music Week, Movement festival, Ableton Loop, Red Bull Hack The Hits, an official Twitter Music Q&A, Billboard Live Music Summit, and more. Additionally, Dani is currently the Vice President for the Recording Academy Chicago chapter.
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