A meeting of creative minds: Jamie Cullum, Roli and RiffRaff Films join forces in this Music Tech Fest Special. Seaboard inventor and CEO of ROLI, Roland Lamb meets Jamie Cullum to demo The Seaboard, a new musical instrument which bridges the gap between acoustic and digital music by putting the control of pitch, volume and timbre right at your fingertips.
A new sort of A&R has emerged for record labels and artist managers – evaluating music-tech companies to work with to help their artists connect with fans, generate exposure and make money. Discuss how to best approach artist representatives, what they are looking for and, maybe more importantly, what NOT to say.
Computer Tech jobs today almost always require an entry level certification. College is important, but certs validate skills and employers know they can put people to work with the right certifications. Cisco and Microsoft are the two primary tech pathways, but VMware, Database Management, and Linux/Unix are also good paths to take.