I E S – the INDIE ENTERTAINMENT SUMMIT is coming up in L.A. Friday, August 10 – Sunday, August 12. IES will celebrate its 7th year with a comprehensive array of intensive panels, workshops, keynotes & networking sessions with industry leaders from the global music, film/TV, touring & technology industries. IES also features industry Showcase Performance opportunities for attendees to perform at the acclaimed conference attended by industry executives, label owners, A&R/talent scouts, film/TV supervisors, managers, booking agents, media, award-winning producers-writers and more from across the industry.
The deadline to take advantage of the special Music Connection rate of only $99 for an all-access pass to attend all 3 days of events & $199 for an all-access pass and a Showcase Performance (& bonus one-on-one industry meeting) is Friday, August 3. MC readers interested in taking advantage of this special rate can email info@IESfest.com. All events will be held in the NoHo Arts district area of N.Hollywood, easy to reach via subway-Greyhound on the block-Amtrak & Burbank airport couple miles away.
In addition, IES 18 announces it’s honorees for their IES HONORS of ‘trailblazers’ that get honored every year. IES will be honoring & inducting MICHAEL JACKSON, ELVIS PRESLEY, RINGO & ZAK STARKEY, SLY & THE FAMILY STONE, INXS, TOM PETTY & THE HEARTBREAKERS, SLIPKNOT, THE DOORS, KRS-ONE, WAR, BILLY IDOL – STEVE STEVENS, BONE THUGS-n-HARMONY, THIN LIZZY-BLACK STAR RIDERS & a Special Tribute & Honor to KEVIN LYMAN & WARPED TOUR as the final edition of the 24 year cross country tour comes to a close.
For more, visit indieentertainmentsummit.com.