Broadberry Entertainment group hosts music industry panels at the camel

Helmed by Lucas Fritz, co-owner and Talent Buyer for The Broadberry Entertainment Group, notable figures in the local music industry held two panel discussions at The Camel recently.

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Sunday, July 14th – Booking Non-Traditional Venues

This edition focused on Booking in Non-Traditional venues, from festivals to frat parties and everything in between!  The folks on the panel consisted of booking agents and festival promoters that also balance their lives as musicians, often playing at similar events to the ones they coordinate. Hear their insight into booking bands and artists in places OUTSIDE of the normal, ticketed music venue.

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Topics discussed in the panel included:
– Balancing life as a musician while also having another job in the music industry
– Booking weddings
– Booking private events
– Booking festivals
– Booking Greek Life

The Panel featured the following Richmond Music Scene industry members:
Jack Shannon – Agent, East Coast Entertainment
Mason Owen – Agent, East Coast Entertainment
Stephen Lecky – Director of Events, Venture Richmond

The Moderator:
Lucas Fritz – Owner/Talent Buyer Broadberry Entertainment Group, The Broadberry, The Camel

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Sunday, May 5th – Open Panel Booking and Promoting

In the first edition of the RVA Music Scene Industry Panel, local talent buyers and booking agents discussed a range of topics surrounding the booking and promotional process for ticketed venue shows in the city. Lending their insight into the whole process of how is a show is booked – from holds, to contracts, confirmations, promotional cycles, and rollouts,

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Topics discussed in the panel included:
-Booking process
-Promotions
-Social Media Strategies
-Deal structures
-Band management
-Venue/Artist Relations
-Touring
-and more!

The Panel featured the following Richmond Music Scene industry members:
Lucas Fritz – Owner The Camel and The Broadberry, Owner-Talent Buyer Broadberry Entertainment Group
Amy DuFour – Marketing Director, Capital Ale House
Brian Swenk – Booking Agent, Midwood Entertainment
Jessica Gordon – Owner The Trigger System, Partner-Talent Buyer Broadberry Entertainment Group

Moderator:
Matt Hansen – Owner-Bartender-Operations Manager, The Camel