Brighton Music Conference (BMC17) has revealed the full line up of panels and speakers for its fourth edition.
The two-day electronic music conference will be held at the Brighton Dome and various venues from April 27-28.
BMC17 will welcome key industry figures from the BPI, PRS for Music, PPL, Ministry of Sound, Sony, Fabric, Live Nation, Beatport, Mixcloud, Mixmag, Defected, NTIA, Toolroom, Hospital Records, MMF, DJ Mag, AEI, UKF, Brapp TV, PIAS, Loopmasters, Insanity, Sub Club, Clintons, Crown Management, Roland, Serato, Sheridans, BIMM, Anglo Digital Management, Shogun Audio, and beyond. Conference artists announced include Paul Hartnoll (Orbital), High Contrast, Mark Knight, Friction, Danny Howard (Radio 1), Foreign Beggars, Prok & Fitch, Sam Divine, Josh Butler, My Nu Leng, Just Her and Coldcut.
Native Instruments will host their Native Sessions on both days to run production seminars, talks and workshops, with topics covered including the use of Maschine, Workflow, Kontakt, and Traktor. Producers and artists taking part this year include Randomer, Ikonika, Whyt Noyz and Throwing Shade.
Panel topics for BMC17’s professional programme will include Streaming vs Radio; AFEM Presents Get Played, Get Paid; an interview with Fabric’s Keith Reilly by NTIA’s Alan Miller; How to Promote Diversity In Dance Music; BPI Presents Music Piracy and What’s Next For Electronic Music?
BMC17’s Academy Programme is aimed at producers and entry-level industry members need to know in 2017, with panels and topics including BIMM Presents: Writing & Producing To A Brief; Ghost Writing; and How To Get Ahead In The Industry
Leading electronic music DSP Beatport will deliver its annual report during BMC, while new for 2017 is a dedicated professional ticket holder-only networking area for industry professionals.
Two-day passes for BMC Professional (£110), Toolroom Academy with BMC Professional pass (£148), Toolroom Academy with two-day BMC Academy pass (£60) and BMC Academy (£22) are now on sale.