Stay Independent: Mastering the Shift from DIY to Partnered Success

  • 23/05 12:30 - 13:30
  • Purifier

Stay Independent: Mastering the Shift from DIY to Partnered Success

“Stay Independent: Mastering the Shift from DIY to Partnered Success” will address the advantages and challenges of the fully DIY approach across various facets of the music industry. This session will highlight how forming partnerships with more hands-on distribution companies, music publishers, and production entities can boost an artist’s career and provide new growth opportunities. It will outline the crucial benefits of such partnerships, including access to broader platforms, strategic marketing, and industry insights while maintaining an artist’s creative freedom. Essential steps facilitating a successful transition to partnered success will also be discussed, including ways to enhance an artist’s profile and attract potential partners.

Presented by The Orchard


Moderator: Anca Lupes (RO)

Anca Lupes (RO)
President, RAW Music / Executive Director, INDIERO
Andreas Periklis Metaxas (GR)
Senior Marketing Manager - Stay Independent
Kees van Weijen (NL)
President, STOMP / Executive Board Member, IMPALA
Bonart Ajvazi (XK)
Founder & CEO, Three60 Music & 360 Media
Albert Torres (US)
SVP, The Orchard - Latin & Iberia Region