(Webinar) SongCrafting w/ Gina DeLuca

If you have a song that you're working on that you'd like to develop, bring your music and lyrics to this free workshop for some insightful tips in crafting and developing our songs in a safe, supportive environment. Join to submit or to listen in! Songwriting Workshop Submission Form: Event Link: Meeting ID: 865 3183 5261 Passcode: 256232


(Webinar) SXSW 2023 Recap Top Trends & Takeaways from Industry Pros

TUES MAR 28 4 PM EDT (Toronto Time) ONLINE FOR FREE   special guests Rynda Laurel (The Creative Catalyst Co.) Luke Danelon (Ghost Rocket Music) Jeff Beaulieu (hopeful tragedy records) host: Darryl Hurs (INDIE WEEK / CD Baby) description: Industry leaders met at the South by Southwest (SXSW) festival and conference provide insider information and perspectives.   Who Should Attend: Anyone that has an interest in learning about the music industry, business development, digital adaptability, networking and education. About INDIE WEEKLY: […]



Be the Change: 2023 Gender Equality Study Join TuneCore CEO Andreea Gleeson and other panelists to discuss and dissect the results of the 3rd annual 2023 BE THE CHANGE: Gender Equality Study. Over 1600 women, men, and gender minorities from more than 109 countries and across all job functions in the music industry were surveyed. Tune in to hear about the results as well as actionable solutions to creating a more equitable industry. Speakers: Andreea Gleeson, TuneCore CEO Alysha Brilla, […]


(Webinar) Ask me Anything: Data Analytics | FREE Online Livestream

About This Event Are you someone who needs to know what they’re getting into before doing something different? Us too. Join us for a live, 45-minute Q&A session with one of our instructors - who happens to be a Data Analyst in real life. After walking you through their journey into the field of data analytics and answering some common FAQs, the floor is yours. Submit your questions via Zoom Q&A and have them answered in real time. We’ll see […]


(WEBINAR) WHO KNEW The Smartest People In The Room – Xavier “X” Jernigan and Charles Alexander

If you have been tracking this series, you may have noticed that we have the uncanny ability to deliver really accomplished people who come from all areas of the music industry. We also continue to present guests whose work is timely and is at the vanguard of the business. With that in mind, I am pleased to say we have outdone ourselves with this dream team pairing. Xavier "X" Jernigan may have one of the coolest jobs in the entire music business. If […]


(Webinar) Top 4 Spotify Growth Tactics for 2023

  Here's what we'll cover... How user-generated, editorial, and algorithmic playlists function in 2023 Using Spotify as a revenue stream in your music career How Spotify royalties actually work Finding your fans where they exist, converting them into monthly listeners and then eventual fans The playlisting strategies that can actually yield a result and how to avoid playlisting scams The organic traffic sources that few artists are tapping int Register here



Swanson, Martin and Bell, LLP 330 N. Wabash, Suite 3300, Chicago, IL

WIM Members are invited to this exclusive panel on all things copyright, with panelists Michelle M. Wahl (WIM Chicago - Vice Chair, Events), Nicole O'Toole Peterson & Amanda Alasauskas. Food & Drink will be provided! This event is free for WIM Members only. There will be limited seats available for purchase for nonmembers. RSVP is required. REGISTER HERE

Free – $15

(Webinar) How to Bring Out the Best in Your Employees

Presentes by Director - Franchise and Business Enterprise - YWCA Chicago This dynamic seminar deals with the never-ending dilemma of morale and retention of employees. We will cover what happens with multi generations work together, what incentives drive them and leadership techniques to create and sustain a productive work environment.   REGISTER HERE


(Webinar) Funding Fridays: Understanding the Basics of VC Equity Funding

Understanding the Basics of VC Equity Funding is the 2nd of the Funding Friday's series. In this educational session, Briana Yesilli, corporate attorney at Cooley, will give you an overview and examples VC Equity Funding for startups. Please bring: Laptops/ Pen and Paper You'll learn: Early Pitfalls for Founders seeking VC Equity Funding Types of Financings: Bridge Financings SAFEs Convertible Notes Equity Financings (Preferred Stock) Understand what Valuation Means Pre-money vs. Post-money Valuation Option Pool Cap Table Examples Attendance in person is preferred, but possible on-line. Instructor Information: Briana Yesilli LinkedIn: Here […]


(Webinar) Illinois Creative Recovery / B2B Arts Informational Webinar

Last week, the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) announced the Illinois Creative Recovery (B2B Arts) grant opportunity for the creative community in Illinois. In advance of the grant portal opening on Wednesday, April 5, Arts Alliance is offering an informational webinar to give an overview of the program and answer initial questions. Visit our website to learn more and access a help desk that can guide you through common questions! This webinar will be offered in English with […]