Musexpo picks dates

Music forum to be held April 29-May 2

The third annual international music and media forum Musexpo will be held April 29-May 2 in West Hollywood.

Confab will be headquartered at the Bel Age Hotel, where panels will be held during the day. Band showcases will be held nightly at the Key Club, Roxy and Viper Room.

Among those already inked to participate are YouTube founder Chad Hurley; BBC head of music George Ergatoudis; XM chief creative officer Lee Abrams; Seymour Stein, chairman, Sire Records Group; Atlantic Records A&R chief Andy Karp; and Jay Faires, president of music at Lionsgate Entertainment.

Rehearsals.com, Centerstaging Corp.’s online digital portal, has been named the official title sponsor for Musexpo.

Conference’s kick-off event will be a keynote forum moderated by CNN’s Larry King. A&R Worldwide, which produces the confab, will soon announce the acts receiving showcases. Confab will honor KCRW’s Nic Harcourt as music person of the year.

More Scene

  • TBS 'Full Frontal with Samantha Bee'

    Samantha Bee, Molly Ringwald Discuss #MeToo, Morgan Freeman at 'Full Frontal' FYC

    The third annual international music and media forum Musexpo will be held April 29-May 2 in West Hollywood. Confab will be headquartered at the Bel Age Hotel, where panels will be held during the day. Band showcases will be held nightly at the Key Club, Roxy and Viper Room. Among those already inked to participate […]

  • 'Make it Reality' book launch

    Endemol Shine's Cris Abrego Shares Hope for Bilingual Programming at Paley Center

    The third annual international music and media forum Musexpo will be held April 29-May 2 in West Hollywood. Confab will be headquartered at the Bel Age Hotel, where panels will be held during the day. Band showcases will be held nightly at the Key Club, Roxy and Viper Room. Among those already inked to participate […]

  • 'Adrift' film premiere

    'Adrift' Team Talks Making a 'Female Superhero' on the Open Ocean

    The third annual international music and media forum Musexpo will be held April 29-May 2 in West Hollywood. Confab will be headquartered at the Bel Age Hotel, where panels will be held during the day. Band showcases will be held nightly at the Key Club, Roxy and Viper Room. Among those already inked to participate […]

  • HBO's 'SUCCESSION

    Why Brian Cox Says Wealthy Family Drama 'Succession' Is Both Timeless and Timely

    The third annual international music and media forum Musexpo will be held April 29-May 2 in West Hollywood. Confab will be headquartered at the Bel Age Hotel, where panels will be held during the day. Band showcases will be held nightly at the Key Club, Roxy and Viper Room. Among those already inked to participate […]

  • Gracie Awards

    Rita Moreno Celebrates Female Empowerment at Gracie Awards: 'It's About Damn Time'

    The third annual international music and media forum Musexpo will be held April 29-May 2 in West Hollywood. Confab will be headquartered at the Bel Age Hotel, where panels will be held during the day. Band showcases will be held nightly at the Key Club, Roxy and Viper Room. Among those already inked to participate […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content