Recent Events

Dear New Orleans benefit concert

Dear New Orleans benefit concert

October 4, 2010 - 8:00pm - 11:30pm
Washington, DC
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Future of Music Policy Summit 2010

October 3, 2010 - 12:00pm - October 5, 2010 - 7:00pm
Washington, DC
DC Policy Day 10

DC Policy Day 2010

May 25, 2010 - 11:00am - 5:30pm
Washington, DC
Miss this event? Watch the webcast or read the live tweeting! This year has already seen a host of policy developments that will affect the entire music ecosystem - from the FCC’s authority to regulate the internet to international copyright concerns to the impact of health care reform on the music community.   D.C. Policy Day 2010 brought these issues into focus through informed presentations and panel discussions. A live webcast brought the conversation to a global audience of artists, academics, industry professionals, journalists, music fans and more. read more
Musicplus: skill building for musicians

Musicplus: Skill Building for Musicians

May 16, 2010 - 11:00am - 7:30pm
Oakland, CA
Sunday, May 16, 2010 • James Irvine Conference Center • Oakland, CA Thanks for a great event!

If I Ruled the Blogosphere: Hip-Hop Blogs & Social Change

April 3, 2010 - 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Washington, DC
IF I RULED THE BLOGOSPHERE: Hip-Hop Blogs and Social Change will feature prominent hip-hop bloggers in a dynamic conversation about how artists are gaining traction online, the impact of technology on music promotion and how bloggers and artists can raise awareness about important issues in the hip-hop community and beyond. read more

FMC at South by Southwest

March 17, 2010 - March 21, 2010
Austin, TX
Now in its 24th year, the SXSW® Music and Media Conference has grown into the must-attend networking event for the 21st century music industry. Showcasing nearly 2,000 musical acts from around the globe at over 80 stages in downtown Austin, SXSW registrants have a first-look at tomorrow’s stars. By day, managers, labels, promoters, press, internet media outlets, artists and other business professionals conduct business in the SXSW Trade Show. Conference registrants also partake in a full agenda of provocative, informative panel discussions and celebrity interviews featuring hundreds of speakers of international stature. read more

FMC at Arts Presenters Conference 2010

January 9, 2010 - 3:00pm - January 10, 2010 - 1:00pm
New York, NY
For the fifth year in a row, FMC will be curating a number of conversations at the annual Association of Performing Arts Presenters conference in New York City, January 8-12, 2010. Join us for sessions on the issues at the intersection of arts, technology and law; media, copyright and technology; and health insurance for creators. To attend these sessions you need to be registered for the Arts Presenters conference. Click here for registration details.  If you are an artist and would like to attend these sessions only and will not go to the APAP conference, email us at nicole [at] futureofmusic [dot] org. read more

Musicians Bringing Musicians Home

October 5, 2009 - 8:00pm - 11:59pm
Washington, DC
Future of Music Coalition and Air Traffic Control present Bonerama with Wayne Kramer of MC5 Erin McKeown Martín Perna of Ocote Soul Sounds / Antibalas and other special guests. Monday, October 5th @ Rock and Roll Hotel, 1353 H Street NE, Washington DC. $18. Doors open at 8 p.m., show starts at 9 p.m. Click here to buy tickets and use the password: bonerama. Future of Music Coalition and Air Traffic Control present Musicians Bringing Musicians Home - A Benefit for Sweet Home New Orleans read more