Live Music Exchange Digest – w/c 5th November 2012

Welcome to our weekly digest of live music news and events in industry, academia and more. Click to jump to:- This Week’s Blog Post One from the Archives Live Music News Live Music Features Live Music Exchange Events Other Live Music-related Events This Week’s Blog Post: San Francisco’s Fillmore Auditorium: From ‘Dance-concerts’ to ‘Concerts’ – Steve Waksman Steve Waksman, Associate …  

San Francisco’s Fillmore Auditorium: From ‘Dance-concerts’ to ‘Concerts’ – Steve Waksman

This week’s guest post is by Steve Waksman, Associate Professor of Music and American Studies at Smith College and author of ‘Instruments of Desire: The Electric Guitar and the Shaping of Musical Experience’ and ‘This Ain’t the Summer of Love: Conflict and Crossover in Heavy Metal and Punk’.

He is currently researching the history of live music in the U.S. from the 19th century to the present and looks here at how archival material about Bill Graham’s legendary Fillmore illustrates changes and tensions in audience behaviour at rock concerts in the 1960s.  

Live Music Exchange Digest – w/c 29th October 2012

Welcome to our weekly digest of live music news and events in industry, academia and more. Click to jump to:- This Week’s Blog Post One from the Archives Live Music News Live Music Features Live Music Exchange Events Other Live Music-related Events This Week’s Blog Post: A Tale of Two Festivals: What makes for a perfect festival? – Emma Webster …  

Live Music Digest – w/c October 15th 2012

Welcome to our weekly digest of live music news and events in industry, academia and more. Click to jump to:- This week’s blog post One from the archives Live Music News Live Music Features Live Music Exchange Events Other Live Music-related Events This week’s blog post: The UK live music industry conference – Live UK Summit 2012 – was held at the …  

Ten Things Learned from the Live UK Summit 2012

The UK live music industry conference – Live UK Summit 2012 – was held at the Radisson Blu Portman Square in London last week. Three representatives from Live Music Exchange – Adam Behr, Matt Brennan, and Emma Webster – attended the event. This post contains a summary of the key things they learned there.  

Live Music Digest – w/c October 8th 2012

Welcome to our weekly digest of live music news and events in industry, academia and more. Click to jump to:- This week’s blog post One from the archives Live Music News Live Music Features Live Music Exchange Events Other Live Music-related Events This week’s blog: Live Music 101 #3 – Why Concert Promoters Matter – Matt Brennan and Emma Webster …