top of page


September 30, 2011


Location: Hi Tone, 1913 Poplar Avenue

Time: Doors at 7pm

Bands: GIVERS, Cities Aviv, GR Robinson, Kruxe

Admission: FREE with GRAMMY GPS admission, $10 just for the show

October 1, 2011

GRAMMY GPS: A Road Map For Today’s Music Biz

Location: Stax Music Academy, 926 East McLemore Ave

Time: Registration at 11am

Keynote speaker:Â Daniel Glass, Glassnote Records

After many years in top executive roles at labels such as Chrysalis, SBK, EMI, Rising Tide, Universal and Artemis, Daniel Glass launched Glassnote Entertainment Group in 2007. With its communal spirit, exquisite mix of artists and musically driven management team, the company’s commitment to true artist development is proving successful. In April of 2010, Glassnote Records made history by becoming the first independent label to have four artists in the top ten of theBillboard Heatseekers Album Chart and in 2011, Glassnote Records was named Best Indie Label by Rolling Stone magazine.Glassnote Records is the proud home of Secondhand Serenade, GRAMMY-winning Phoenix, Justin Nozuka, The Temper Trap, GRAMMY-nominated Mumford & Sons, Two Door Cinema Club, Kele (of Bloc Party), Royal Bangs and GIVERS.

Panel topics include:

  • Sink Or Swim: Surviving The Indie Landscape

  • Direct Connect: Social Media and Direct To Fan Strategies for the Emerging Artist

  • Pitching and Placing: Music For Film and TV

  • Your Bottom Line: Alternative Funding Sources

  • Here’s Your Chance: Demo Critique

  • Art of the Craft: Producers & Engineers Wing panel

Confirmed panelists include (more TBD):

Maureen Crowe, Music Supervisor

Daniel Glass, Glassnote Records- keynote Speaker

Al Kapone, Lyric Financial

J Kevin Lamb- Peermusic

Wayne Leeloy, Topspin

David Macias, Thirty Tigers

DJ Swivel, engineer

Jonathan Poneman, Founder, Subpop- panelist

Vlad Vukicevic- RochetHub

Billy Zero, DJ Boy Records

Admission: FREE to Recording Academy members, $35 non members

Memphis Music Foundation Plug-In

Description: The Memphis Music Foundation will hold their Plug-In event in conjunction with GRAMMY GPS.

Location: Stax Museum

Time: 1:00-3:30pm

GRAMMY GPS Closing Party

Location: Ernestine & Hazel’s, 531 S. Main St.

Time: Doors at 8pm

Bands: Skewby, more TBA

Admission: FREE with GRAMMY GPS admission, $10 just for show

Register for GRAMMY GPSÂ HERE.

Submit your music for the Here’s Your Chance: demo Review HERE.

*All of these events are FREE for Recording Academy members. Non-members can purchase a conference pass for $35 for entrance to all events.


Featured Posts
Recent Posts
bottom of page