22nd April, 2013

Indent presents FEEDBACK: a music conference for young people

Indent announces FEEDBACK: A music conference for young people.
Proudly collaborating with Vivid Sydney 2013.

Indent, the peak network for all-ages entertainment in NSW, is proud to present FEEDBACK – a full day of music industry guest speakers, panels, take-home resources, live music and networking, especially for 12-25 year olds. Held at Sydney’s iconic Museum of Contemporary Art on Monday June 10 (Queen’s birthday long weekend) and operating in collaboration with Vivid Ideas, the inaugural FEEDBACK is Indent’s latest offering to help young people to get a leg up in the highly competitive music business.

FEEDBACK’s interactive panels and keynote speakers will offer helpful advice and entertaining anecdotes to musicians, young aspiring industry professionals and music fanatics alike. Whether an aspiring musician, or looking to forge a career in any of the broader aspects of the music industry, FEEDBACK will bring you real-life examples on how to succeed from a young age.

 “We’re extremely excited about providing an opportunity for young people learn from and be entertained by music industry pros of this caliber. We really do have some of the best in the biz coming along to share their knowledge!” Said Chris Zajko, MusicNSW Project Manager, “The day will feature keynote speakers, panel discussions and music industry speed dating dealing with some of the most pressing issues within Australia’s music climate. “

 Click through for confirmed speakers and event details!

Confirmed guests include:

MC for the day, Dom Alessio (triple j’s Home & Hosed), Keynote speaker Urthboy (Elefant Traks), Jay Whalley (Frenzal Rhomb) Nick Yates (We Are Unified), Graham Nixon (Resist Records), Bec Reato (Deathproof PR), Joey McGahey (Australian Hysteria Magazine), Stu Harvey (triple j’s Short Fast Loud / Shock Records), Spod (musician / video director), Nic Warnock (RIP Society), Adam Lewis (GoodGod Small Club / Radiant on FBi), Emily York (Penny Drop), Nicci Reid (Wing & Gill), Greg Carey (Umbrella Music), Jonno Seidler (The Vine / One A Day), DJ Joyride and representatives from APRA, AAM (Association of Artist Managers), Unearthed and Street Press Australia. Stay tuned for more!

Head along to FEEDBACK to snag vital resources, network with music industry pros, and learn a stack about tricks of the trade.

THE DETAILS:

Tickets are just $20 + BF for the full day!

For more info & tickets head to indent.net.au or vividsydney.com/ideas

When: Monday 10th June, 9.30am – 5pm

Where: Vivid Ideas, Level 6, Museum Of Contemporary Art.

140 George St, Sydney.

Indent is a project of MusicNSW and funded through Arts NSW. FEEDBACK is proudly supported by theMusic.com.au, APRA and Local Government NSW.

For interview requests and media opportunities please contact:

Chris Zajko

MusicNSW Project Manager

Chris@musicnsw.com

02 9281 1600