Music Industry Panels

SouthSounds 2017 Music Industry Panels will take place in the Mobile Arts Council, 318 Dauphin St., on Saturday, April 8th and are free of charge to SouthSounds wristband holders:

3:00-3:15: Jay B Boyd: Introduction

3:15-3:35: Greggory Smith (Atlanta) – Director of Writer/Publisher Relations, SESAC – Music publishing issues; how to get paid for use of your music; new issues in digital music and licensing.

3:35-3:55: Josh Brackin (Atlanta) – Entertainment Attorney, Greenberg Traurig, LLP – Business and legal issues for musicians.

4:00-4:20: David Stringer (Columbia, SC): Founder of – South Carolina’s oldest and most widely read music website. South Carolina music scene and getting written up in press.

4:20-4:40: Kate Lumpkin (Mobile): Owner, Skate Mountain Records.  Running a Record Label, Getting Signed.

4:40-5:00: Lynn Oldshue (Mobile): Publisher, The Southern Rambler. Mobile & Gulf Coast music scene, music journalism, getting written up.