What does it mean to be a music journalist in the age of Instagram and Youtube? What are the stories to reach an audience with a short attention span looking for instant gratification and constant updates about new music projects? How did technology alter the way journalists are writing about artists and reviewing releases? What’s the ever growing relevance of music blogs and Hype Machine for an artist career in 2017?
A panel of experts will discuss these questions and more topics during this session dedicated to the various facets of music journalism.
Host: Gordon Masson (IQ Magazine / Chief Editor)
Speakers: Vic Galloway (BBC / Broadcaster, Journalist), Daniel Koch (Intro Magazine / Chief Editor), Katharina Lange (Alternative Distribution Alliance / Promotion Manager), Peter “Withoutfield” Ohnacker (Blogrebellen / Blogger), Yves Stephany (Radio 100,7 / Journalist)