The DIY Panel or what you need to know about going it alone (gigging, releases, promotion, general tools…)
As labels are less keen to sign new artists, many musicians and bands have to choose the DIY way to make their project grow before they become interesting for music professionals. What are the hard rules of the DIY artist? What do you have to know and expect if you chose to go this way? What are the essential points you should focus on?
Host: Olaf Furniss (Journalist & Born To Be Wide / Wide Days organiser)
Speakers: Fabrice Absil (Founder & Head of Absilone Technologies), Patrick Daniel (A&R and Product Management Snowhite), Julien Hohl (Manager – Deaf Rock Records), Joe Rogers (Musician – The Aerial).