Day: January 3, 2018

Wednz Scene: Artsy Shark & Art Business Summit

January 3 / 18 One last post, courtesy of Artsy Shark. There will be an art business summit in Boston Massachusetts, April 16 – 17, 2018. Here is what to expect during the summit. Credit source: Artsy Shark     Boston Arts Business Institute Summit April 16-17, 2018 Somerville, Massachusetts Don’t miss this upcoming two-day intensive professional development workshop, taking place in the Boston area next April. Co-sponsored by The Arts Business Institute and Art Specifier, this summit will present practical, step-by-step information focusing on the biggest challenges artists have in launching and growing their creative businesses. Our program includes the following presentations: The New Marketplace Creative Marketing Strategies How to Work with Art Consultants, Designers, and Stagers Wholesale 101 Pricing for Profit Social Media for Artists Sales Strategies How to Sell Art Online In addition to these interactive lectures (Q&A is encouraged), a panel discussion will be held on the second day of the summit. Personalized consultation appointments are also available, and should be booked at the time of registration. Speakers for our summit will be: …

New Music January 2018

January 3 / 18 New year, new music. Some familiar faces and some new faces. Thanks to Metacritic, we can see who is putting out new material. Credit source: Metacritic 12 JANUARY 2018 Anderson East Encore Black Rebel Motorcycle Club Wrong Creatures Black Veil Brides Vale Camila Cabello Camila Dirty Sidewalks Bring Down The House Lights Joe Satriani What Happens Next Umphrey’s McGee it’s not us 19 JANUARY 2018 A Grave with No Name Passover Bahamas Earthtones Black Label Society Grimmest Hits Cadence Weapon Cadence Weapon Cane Hill Too Far Gone Charlie Puth Voicenotes Fall Out Boy MANIA First Aid Kit Ruins Glen Hansard Between Two Shores Joe Perry Sweetzerland Manifesto Kimbra Primal Heart Porches The House The Go! Team Semicircle The Shins The Worms Heart [Re-work of Heartworms] The Xcerts Hold On To Your Heart They Might Be Giants I Like Fun tUnE-yArDs I can feel you creep into my private life 26 JANUARY 2018 Calexico The Thread That Keeps Us Django Django Marble Skies Marmozets Knowing What You Know Now Mimicking Birds Layers …

Music Festivals / January 2018

January 3 / 18 Not a whole lot going on this month, but you still have a great selection of festivals to choose from… Credit: Music Festival Wizard    MusicFest Steamboat 2018 / Steamboat Springs, CO / January 4-9, 2018 Holy Ship! 2018 / Miami, FL / January 6-13, 2018 Tomorrow Never Knows 2018 / Chicago, IL / January 17-21, 2018 Shiprocked 2018 / Port Canaveral, FL / January 21-25, 2018 Gem and Jam 2018 / Tucson, AZ / January 25-28, 2018 Groove Cruise Miami 2018 / Miami, FL / January 26-29, 2018     If you live close to the area or planning to visit, click on the links above for the information on these festivals…   Image source: Music Festival Wizard & Wallup.net

Wednz Scene: AWP Conference & Bookfair 2018 updates

January 3 / 18 First Wednesday of the year! As I’ve mentioned yesterday, the 2018 AWP Conference & Bookfair (Association of Writers & Writing Program) will be held in Tampa, Florida, March 7-10, 2018. Preregistration closes tomorrow, but I’m sure you can still register. Here are some key dates to remember….. Credit source: AWP   2018 AWP Conference & Bookfair Tampa Convention Center  & Marriott Tampa Waterside March 7–10, 2018 Key Dates January 4, 2018: Preregistration closes January 5, 2018: Will-call registration opens February 7, 2018: Deadline for accessibility requests February 21, 2018: Deadline to submit offsite events February 21, 2018: Deadline for press pass requests February 21, 2018: Deadline to assign Bookfair Setup Access (BSA) registrations March 7, 2018: Onsite registration opens March 8, 2018: Conference events begin May 1, 2018: #AWP19 event proposal deadline   Materials to View/Download Attendee Guide Conference & Bookfair App   Social Networking Facebook Event Twitter Use #AWP18 Bookfair Facebook Page   Conference Queries Registration registration@awpwriter.org 301-226-9716 Conference Events events@awpwriter.org 301-226-9711   Future Conferences Portland, Oregon March 27–30, 2019 | Oregon Convention Center San Antonio, Texas March …