Join like-minded musicians and audio professionals to explore these questions at the WHAT’S NEXT Musicians’ Conference. From panel discussions with industry experts and guest artists, to live performances, breakout sessions, technology demos and more, WHAT’S NEXT will help you to chart your own path to success.
WHAT’S NEXT wants everyone to join the conversation, so all Musicians Conference events are free of charge.
(click on a “Learn More” link above to see the list for each event). Panels may include Craig Anderton (author, journalist and technology expert) as moderator, Marcus Ryle (Chief Strategy Officer, Line 6) and more.
Come hear visionary artists, producers and industry professionals discuss the state of the industry. Whether you want to discover new revenue streams or learn how to stand out as an artist, the panelists will answer your top questions.
Live Sound Doesn’t Have to Suck
You’ve worked hard to perfect your sound—don’t leave anything to chance when you perform live. See how to choose the right system for any gig, and dial in a great mix fast.
Make Every Gig and Rehearsal a Promotional Opportunity
It’s never been easier to take control of your band’s future. See how to record your rehearsals and gigs, create videos and post them to YouTube to reach your audience.
Don’t Get Screwed: The Six Legal Copyrights That Make You Money
Discover the six copyrights that drive the entire music industry. Learn how your music can and cannot be used, and see how to make money from your music.
YouTube, Your Money and How to Get It
Looking for new ways to make money? Come discover the different ways you can to leverage YouTube to generate revenue.
Wireless Without Worries
Wireless technology can be freeing for performers—if you know a few key things. Separate fact from fiction and learn the truth about wireless.
Taming the Wild Guitar Rig
Whether you want iconic guitar sounds or prefer to venture into unexplored sonic worlds, learn how to take full advantage of today's technology to create your own signature tones—live or in the studio.
Demystifying Mixing & Mastering
In an industry of tightly guarded secrets, finalizing a recording can be a confusing and unintuitive process. Take control of your mix and master—learn the essentials to delivering a great final product using today's technologies.
Connected Creation: Benefit from On-Demand Music Production, Collaboration and Sharing
Learn how on-demand production, collaboration and related technologies impact they way artists work together, connect with fans and help fans connect with each other—and see which artists are on the cutting edge of this movement.
How to Love Amp Sims
Unlock the secrets of how to use amp simulators to create incredible guitar sounds for both recording and playing live.