Music Tectonics Announces Online Conference, October 27-28

The Music Tectonics Conference is used to swiveling, and this pandemic is no different. Organizers announce the move of their second annual conference to a one-of-a-kind online event while keeping their original dates of October 27-28, 2020 and their futurist-yet-practical theme of seismic shifts in music tech. Continue reading Music Tectonics Announces Online Conference, October 27-28

Music Tectonics Launches Social App for Music Tech Networking, Community

As Music Tech events of the spring and summer fell like dominos to coronavirus cancellations, Dmitri Vietze knew that he couldn’t just wait for conferences and trade fairs to return. After all, he started the Music Tectonics podcast and conference to connect a community he loved. Vietze and his team quickly responded with #WeeklyWebsday online meetups and “Isolate or Innovate,” a two-day crisis response forum. As many as 250 participants gathered at these online events, from L.A., NYC, Brazil, Mexico, Canada, the UK, Italy, the Netherlands, and beyond. Continue reading Music Tectonics Launches Social App for Music Tech Networking, Community

Music Tectonics Announces ‘Isolate or Innovate’, a 2-Day Virtual Forum

The new ‘Isolate or Innovate’ from Music Tectonics is a two-day Zoom forum to explore how the music tech and music industries are responding to the worldwide crisis of isolation and remote work. The event will cover the big picture patterns and trends and tactical ideas for moving companies and goals forward while we all anticipate a return to normal. Continue reading Music Tectonics Announces ‘Isolate or Innovate’, a 2-Day Virtual Forum

Music Tectonics Debuts Weekly Websdays, Virtual Music Tech Meetups

Music Tectonics is launching Weekly Websdays, an online music tech meetup with curated programming and curated audiences.

Every Wednesday in April, rock paper scissors (the PR firm behind Music Tectonics) will host a zoom get-together. Continue reading Music Tectonics Debuts Weekly Websdays, Virtual Music Tech Meetups

Music Tectonics Seals Los Angeles as Music Tech Hub with Second Conference

Everyone in music and tech is talking about Los Angeles. The recovery of the music industry has given L.A.-based label headquarters new life. The convergence of Hollywood, gaming, live performance, and tech makes the city ripe for cross-vertical innovation. After a successful, fire-leaping first year, the Music Tectonics Conference is coming back to Los Angeles, October 27-28, 2020.

The inaugural Conference tackled several seismic shifts taking place in music ranging from how music production is in the hands of the masses to the inevitable push to transparency. A theme that will continue to play out in music in 2020 is “Music Like Fire,” the idea that music and licensing is crossing into new fields from fitness to furniture. Continue reading Music Tectonics Seals Los Angeles as Music Tech Hub with Second Conference

L.A.’s Music Tectonics Launches Music Industry Trading Cards

Los Angeles’ new annual music technology conference, Music Tectonics, is launching a set of thought-provoking “Seismic Shifts” trading cards. Each unique card includes an original illustration and colorful design alongside a transformative theme and short explanation.

The trading cards are the brainchild of Dmitri Vietze, the CEO of music tech PR firm rock paper scissors, inc., who has been in the music industry since way before Napster. Vietze launched the first-ever Music Tectonics Conference, taking place in L.A. October 28-29, 2019 and hosts the weekly Music Tectonics podcast which explores the seismic shifts changing the music industry as a result of technology and innovation. Continue reading L.A.’s Music Tectonics Launches Music Industry Trading Cards