LAS VEGAS, Oct. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- TuneGO® Inc.'s, a music technology platform that connects artists with the music industry, co-founder and CEO, John Kohl will participate in the House of Blues Music Forward Foundation inaugural All Access Fest, a career fair with a rock & roll twist. A featured industry expert, Kohl will take part in the panel discussion, "Monetizing Your Music" which will take place at the House of Blues in Las Vegas on Oct. 18 from 11:30 a.m. – Noon. The All Access Fest is from 9:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Participants should be between the ages of 16-22.
"This is a great event as it seeks to provide knowledge and more importantly, opportunities for passionate young people who are eager to learn about the music business. It is exactly the type of event that TuneGO will always support as we have a similar mission; creating a path to help artists forge a career in music," said Kohl. "I am honored to have been invited and look forward to attending and meeting the next generation of music industry artists and leaders."
PANEL DISCUSSION TOPIC: "Monetizing Your Music"
A panel of industry experts will discuss how revenue is generated through publishing, performance, royalties, and recordings. Topics will include the role of the songwriter, publisher, performer, record label, and bookers. The discussion will also cover monetizing from live performances and collecting royalties from streaming and download services. The panel discussion will take place from 11:30 a.m. – Noon.
About All Access Fest
House of Blues Music Forward Foundation is hosting its inaugural All Access Fest, which is designed to kick-start careers for young people with a dream of working in the music industry, both on and off the stage. All Access Fest is a career fair with a rock & roll twist that links passions to professions. At this free, knowledge-building and networking event, young people, ages 16-22, will attend workshops and panels and connect with music industry leaders, employers, and educational institutions to explore a variety of opportunities including degree and certification programs, industry internships, full-time jobs, performance gigs and more. Learn more at www.hobmusicforward.org
All Access Fest dates and cities are as follows:
Chicago - October 12th from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at House of Blues
Las Vegas - October 18th from 9:30 a.m. – 12-30 p.m. at House of Blues
Los Angeles - October 18th from 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. at The Wiltern Theatre
New Orleans - October 20th from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at House of Blues
About Music Forward Foundation
Celebrating 25 years in 2018, Music Forward Foundation is an independent nonprofit organization that redefines what's possible for the next generation. Focusing on young people ages 16-22 in under-represented communities, we provide unmatched access to kick-start careers and champion a more inclusive music industry. Learn more at www.hobmusicforward.org.
About TuneGO® Inc.
TuneGO® Inc. is a music technology platform that simplifies the business of music for artists and collaborators. Serving as a gateway to the music industry, TuneGO helps artists to get discovered, and: protect their music rights and collaborate on projects in a secure environment; distribute their music globally through hundreds of digital music stores; and collect worldwide music royalties on their streaming revenue. Through its signature products, Distro100 and TuneGO Song Reviews, TuneGO collects and analyzes big data to identify music content with potential for mainstream success and drives that content to industry decision makers through its exclusive industry portal. Big data qualifies artists to access industry opportunities such as sync licensing, radio airplay, playlisting, and exposure to music supervisors, managers, curators, labels and more. For more information, visit www.TuneGO.com, or contact TuneGO at [email protected]. TuneGO is a free download in the app store.
SOURCE TuneGO Inc.