Offered by the Victorian Music Growth Workplace and Music Ally

Music Ally has spent 2021 protecting a blizzard of music enterprise information: market information, offers, new startups and (generally!) heated rows about what all of it means for the way forward for this trade.

On this session, we’ll be joined by Stuart Dredge, Head of Perception at Music Ally(UK) who will probably be taking a step again to speak in regards to the larger image in among the key traits. Streaming’s development and the artist activism that goes with it, for instance, or the thrill round high-potential markets like China, India and Africa.

On this session we’ll additionally discover how livestreaming is evolving; TikTok and the broader short-video area; what the podcasts and dwell audio growth means for artists and labels; and music creation for non-musicians.

Plus, we’ll dig under the hype across the metaverse and NFTs to supply our views on what potential these applied sciences *actually* have for the music trade. The session will give attention to our observations, questions and predictions on these traits, in addition to some suggestions for how one can discover them your self within the coming months.

VMDO Hyperlinks

VMDO Hyperlinks is a brand new networking occasion, connecting the Victorian music trade to key subjects domestically and globally. These occasions intend to strengthen conversations linked to development drivers, enterprise innovation, new expertise and various income streams.

VMDO Hyperlinks provides trade professionals an opportunity to attach with the presenters, in addition to with their friends, aiming to develop and maintain key relationships. At current, these occasions will probably be delivered on-line by Zoom with the speak delivered at the start, adopted by a networking alternative on the finish.

Presenter: Stuart Dredge

Stuart Dredge is a UK-based journalist who writes in regards to the music trade, client expertise and digital tradition. He’s Music Ally’s head of perception, writing its day by day information bulletin and dealing on its deeper analysis on trade traits. He has additionally written for publications together with The Guardian and The Week Junior.


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The Victorian Music Growth Workplace is an initiative of the Victorian Authorities delivered by Music Victoria.