New York, NY (PRWEB) August 15, 2011
The 2011 IMFCON (International Music Festival Conference) Showcase will take place in Austin, Texas, on day two of the 3rd Annual IMFCON (Monday, December 5, 2011). The showcase will feature Kenny Olson, former lead guitarist for Kid Rock and studio musician for artists such as Sheryl Crow, Les Paul, Chaka Khan and Wesley Cook, Rolling Stone Magazine’s National Finalist in their “Street to Stage” Competition for a spot at SXSW 2012, and much more!
The International Film & Music Festival Summit will take place December 4-6, 2011 in Austin, TX, and features over 400 festival organizers and a database with regular outreach of over 40,000 industry leaders. Founded in 2002, the IFFS & IMFCON provide the only annual conference & symposium for film & music festival professionals and entertainment executives to network, learn from one another, establish partnerships, and understand the latest trends in festival operations.
“I’ve loved playing festivals my whole career. I’m excited to introduce you to my new band the Kenny Olson Cartel (KOC) at this great conference and look forward to rockin’ it at festivals around the world next year!” – Kenny Olson
“I’m truly excited about not only attending, but also performing at this great event. The Music Business, in particular, is constantly evolving and one must therefore remain vigilant in keeping up with developments in all aspects. I hope to build new relationships there but also learn as much as I can from the high-caliber people who will be speaking,” – Wesley Cook
“This year’s conference unites festival leaders such as Stuart Ross, Sam Elkins, Gary Spivak, Louis Meyers, Mike Shea, Kevin Lyman and others in order to exchange the latest developments in the industry while enjoying legends and new musical talent in the always entertaining City of Austin,” -Laurie Kirby, IMFCON executive director
The 2011 IMFCON Showcase is sponsored by: TourTechSupport; Brown Distributing; and Sonicbids.
Tickets and additional information for the 3rd Annual International Music Festival – and the 2011 IMFCON SHOWCASE can be found online at: http://imfcon.com/, or by contacting Laurie B. Kirby, Esq., Executive Director at laurie.kirby(at)michaelbass(dot)com or call at +1 (626)-470-6043.
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