• ‘Wonder Women of Latin Music' Panelists Stress the Importance of Mentorship at LAMC

    13 days ago - By Billboard

    The second edition of the Wonder Women of Latin Music panel at the Latin Alternative Music Conference featured Maria Fernandez , Gabriela González , Alicia Arauzo , Gabriela Martínez , Sandra Jiménez and moderator Laura Tesoriero , who all engaged in a conversation on the importance of mentorship and helping the next generation of women.
    “You should always look toward the younger generation and identify that next person and help them get into a position,” said González, vice president U.S. Latin & Latin America for ASCAP. “My mentor was Alexandra , who is at Universal now but was at ASCAP...
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  • Winter Music Conference Releases Full Lineup for May Virtual Event

    13 days ago - By Billboard

    Winter Music Conference has released the full lineup for its upcoming virtual event, which will take place on the internet this May 20-21.
    Keynote speakers include Twitch Cofounder Kevin Lin, Pandora Cofounder Tim Westergren, N.W.A's Arabian Prince, Droplabs CEO Susan Paley, Raised In Space's CEO Zach Katz and a team from Spotify.
    Additional speakers include Claude VonStroke, Jazzy Jeff and Junior Sanchez, along with other artists and dance world figures specializing in music, tech, production and more. Panel discussion topics include NFTs, blockchain and rebuilding the live events...
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  • 5 Takeaways From C. Tangana's Fireside Chat With Billboard at LAMC 2021

    13 days ago - By Billboard

    Day one of the virtual 2021 Latin Alternative Music Conference hosted the first “LAMC Talks With Billboard Latin” featuring Spanish artist C. Tangana , who spoke to Leila Cobo, Billboard 's VP/Latin industry lead, about all things El Madrileño , his creative vision and going from an indie artist to signing with Sony Music.
    The Spanish rapper, who most recently released his album El Madrileño f eaturing collabs with José Feliciano, Jorge Drexler and Carin León, among others, was last part of the LAMC back in 2017 when he performed in New York. Since then, many things have changed, he said...
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  • Events: Latin Alternative Music Conference 2021: VIRTUAL

    13 days ago - By BMI

    LAMC 2021 Online Event: May 4-7.
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