Join Austin Music Foundation on Wed, April 18 from 7-9pm at Barracuda Austin for a panel discussion on how to strategically and effectively plan, manage, and execute your tour like a pro. Our industry experts will offer informative and realistic tips covering all aspects of touring (such as routing, budgeting, marketing and promotion, and more).Whether you're a road rookie, a seasoned road voyager or a burgeoning tour manager, come ready to learn and leave with a foundation to build better tours in the future! The event is free to attend and open to the public. This project is supported in part by the Cultural Arts Division of the City of Austin Economic Development Department.
Moderated by Johnny Goudie (Musician; How Did I Get Here? Podcast)
Einar Pedersen (Touring Musician for The Fray; Former Touring Musician for Kelly Clarkson and Reba McEntire; Artist Consultant)
Lauren Fogel (Tour Manager for Andrew Bird and Heartless Bastards)
Wayne Nagel (Tour Manager for Creedence Clearwater Revisted)
Founded in 2002, Austin Music Foundation (AMF) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization whose core mission is to strengthen, connect, and elevate the local music industry and community. With expert educational panels & workshops, tailored consultations, mentoring and networking, AMF’s innovative programs provide the necessary resources, tools, and opportunities to help Austin’s creative class thrive in today’s music business climate. Over the past 15 years, AMF has served over 15,000 musicians and music industry professionals and remains dedicated to delivering the highest level of music career development and continuing education training. For more information, visit www.austinmusicfoundation.org.