Fresh off the heels of International Women’s Day and during Women’s History Month of March, music and media’s biggest festival and conference -South By Southwest 2018 (SXSW) - is here, with an ever-increasing focus on women.
If there's one piece of advice I could give to anyone in the music industry (or any fast moving industry for that matter), I would advise them to stay relevant and stay current. We go to sleep at night and wake up the next morning with news that has happened in only a matter of … Continue reading Hope Heads to Billboard Touring Conference 2017
MANCHESTER Arena ATTACK, May 22nd, 2017. Pulse Nightclub shooting, June 12th, 2016. Christina Grimmie Shooting, June 10th, 2016. IRVING PLAZA SHOOTING, MAY 25th, 2016 Bataclan Theatre Shooting, November 12nd/13th 2015. These days are just a few of the days that have disheartened and changed the music industry the last couple years. These dark days mark … Continue reading 6/8 Talks: Live Music Safety
By: Tulasi Sundaresh, 6/8 Records Intern In light of the 12th annual Afropunk Festival coming up August 26-27 in Brooklyn, NY, the genre of Afropunk has been buzzing lately. Afropunk is a musical genre (as well as a fashion and art movement) that highlights African American artists creating punk or alternative content. The goal is … Continue reading Afropunk: A Growing Genre with a Purpose