Distinguished Senior Director of Film/TV at ASCAP speaks on her journey from psychology and neuroscience to the music business, her role in nurturing the next wave of talent in the composing world, and what to expect from this year’s ASCAP “I Create Music” EXPO in May.
Brazen KCRW radio personality, award-winning music supervisor at Elias Arts, music publishing ace, artist manager, and professional photographer discusses his high-octane metamorphosis in the entertainment industry, the joy of being a DJ, and his sharp words of wisdom for the next generation of music supervisors.
Tenacious artist manager, founder of The Marat Berenstein Company, and adjunct professor at NYU's Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music speaks on his illuminating experience working for the legendary Art Garfunkel, the importance of being a person of integrity in business, and how social sharing has radically changed the distribution of music.
Grammy, Emmy, and Golden Globe winning songwriting luminary and founder of Realsongs speaks on the powerful and timely message behind her 1960's inspired Oscar nominated song from Marshall, the tremendous response to her sexual assault survivor anthem with Lady Gaga, and the tenacity that has propelled her long-term success.
Synthesizer wizard, master programmer and sound designer, and founder of PlugInGuru dishes on the creative process behind his revolutionary patches, his mission to teach electronic music creators how to customize their own sonic palettes, and how he came to refer to himself as "a walking gift of life".
Celebrated drummer and percussionist of the iconic Grammy-nominated rock band, Jane's Addiction demonstrates his work on various influential hits and takes us on a detailed exploration of the iconic drumming approaches of Gene Krupa, John Bonham, and Keith Moon.
Global DJ, Emmy-nominated music supervisor, and vinyl aficionado shares about curating the sonic statement of Aziz Ansari'sMaster of None, tells the story of how he came to befriend and artistically collaborate with Elijah Wood, and takes us on a tour of the records he currently has in rotation.
Esteemed producer of the international horror hit Saw franchise and visionary entrepreneur discusses the power of logic, his strategies for capturing the imagination of a mass audience, and what he believes to be the most gruesome Saw scene to date.
Public relations queen and founder of The Krakower Group dishes on the evolution and rebranding of film music, meeting the expectations of her elite clientele, and the reason why she responds to every e-mail herself.
Musical director of the global sensation, Hamilton speaks on the impact of #EduHam, representing 100+ performing artists at Boland & Reeve talent agency, and his surprising playlist of 80's guilty pleasures.
Master vocal coach, transcendent performing artist, and not-so-secret weapon to rock royalty shares his take on the science of singing, how to care for the artistic voice, and what it felt like to be honored by The City of Berkeley.