Showcase Your Music to Our Conference Audience of Influencers

AKNU
Former X-Factor finalists AKNU showed their Motown-like chops during the 2015 Conference

The Music-Entertainment Conference, hosted by Urban Network Digital & Music Industry Quarterly, offers numerous opportunities for artists to showcase their music before an audience of industry professionals (including social influencers, A&Rs, record label execs, publishers, managers, performance rights org, DJs, radio programmers) and attendees. There are opportunities for Artists from the genres of R&B, Hip-Hop, Pop, Gospel and Smooth Jazz to perform. The event will feature performances from a cross-section of established and major label recording artists, in addition to pre-selected independent artists. The Conference is offering selected artists more than $50,000 in promotion and marketing campaign resources.

The Conference has limited showcase slots for pre-screened independent recording artists to perform. There are three-tiered packages potentially for artists to choose from.

Performing during the 2015 Conference British soul singer Babs Savage
Performing during the 2015 Conference British soul singer Babs Savage

Gold Package [$7,500]

Artist performs as part of a premium Title Sponsorship package or Exclusive Label showcase. Traditionally a record label or sponsor has the opportunity to purchase an entire 60-minute block of time to host an exclusive event where their artist(s) may perform. Audio and stage lighting included. A co-sponsor to serve liquor beverages and light appetizers is highly-suggested….includes…

  • Exclusive Step n Repeat banner and red carpet
  • Rotation on Urban Network Internet Radio Station
  • Full Page Ad inside Music Industry Quarterly (MIQ) [Conference Edition]
  • Logo Placement on most Conference Materials
  • Full-Length Article on company/sponsor inside (MIQ) [Conference Edition]
  • 5 eblasts through Urban Network Digital Mailing List [200,000 opt in subscribers]
  • Multiple Mentions through Conference Social Media Platforms
  • Video Recorded Performance
Rap/Hip-Hop duo Conceptz brought their lyrical skills to the Conference stage for a 2nd year
Rap/Hip-Hop duo Conceptz brought their lyrical skills to the Conference stage for a 2nd year

Silver Package [$1,000/Bands $1,250] and includes…

  • Six minute performance to pre-recorded track
  • Gospel Music Showcase [$500/Bands $750]
  • Rotation on Urban Network Internet Radio Station
  • Bio/press release feature placement on Urban Network Digital.com
  • Video placement on Urban Network Digital TV
  • Bio insertion in Music Industry Quarterly Magazine [Conference Edition]
  • Professional Recording of Performance
  • Automatic Eligibility to Win an Item inside the Conference Prize Pack [if desired – see below]

Bronze Package [$500/Bands $750] and includes…

  • One song performance or three (3) minutes to pre-recorded track or acoustic instrument
  • Performance includes Critique from our Panel of Industry Judges/Influencers
  • Performance mention on Conference site, and app, mention in Music Industry Quarterly Magazine [Conference Edition]
  • Social Media Mentions on Conference Platforms
  • Eligible to Win an Item inside the Conference Prize Pack [see below]
  • Additional Performance for Selected Winners
R&B/Hip-Hop Gospel vocalist showcased his band and dancers during the 2015 Urban Network Digital & MIQ Conference
R&B/Hip-Hop Gospel vocalist showcased his band and dancers during the 2015 Urban Network Digital & MIQ Conference

Prize Package Incentives

Each winner as decided by the Collective Conference Panel of Judges will receive one of the following…

  • Digiwaxx.com will distribute your single to over 25,000 Club and Mixshow DJs
  • VirDIKO Global Music Promo will distribute your single to thousands of Club and Mixshow Djs
  • Video City TV will provide an artist with a live Interview and Video Placement on its platform, which broadcasts into 5 million homes in New York state
  • Artist Auditions.com is offering an Opening Act Performance Slot at a Concert (TBD), headlined by a Major Label Recording Artist
  • Hale Promo is providing an 8-week Digital Radio Campaign along with weekly rotation and spin reports (spins will be tracked by Digital Radio Tracking – DRT)
  • Moses Media and music industry vet Don Cody will distribute your single/link Worldwide to some 18,000 Terrestrial and Digital Radio Stations, Mixshow Jocks and Radio Consultants, including BDS, Media Base, and College Reporting Stations
  • More Prizes to be added and announced…

Contact David Mitchell at 424.227.8046

davidm@musicindustryquarterly.com

Or Arthur Mitchell at 619.292.6700

arthur@urbannetworkdigital.com