Get ready to connect at the 2011 Country Radio Seminar. Country Radio Broadcasters is presenting this year’s CRS events from March 2-4. National & international music professionals from radio personalities to A-list artists to management companies and local singer/songwriters will be well represented in Music City at the Convention Center and the connecting Renaissance Hotel.
This event is appropriate for anyone serious about their career. Artists, publicists, songwriters, stylists, and musicians are just some of the people represented in this bustling musical event. Whether you are a has been, want to be, wish you were, about to be, or currently are – there is a place for you at CRS. “This year’s paid seminar registrations have significantly exceeded our numbers from last year at this time,” says CRB Executive Director Bill Mayne.
This year’s agenda is a rigorous mix of seminars, interviews, and live performances dedicated to understanding trends not only in radio, but the music business as a whole. The sold-out Friday night CRS 2011 New Faces of Country Music show will feature performances by – The Band Perry (Republic Nashville), Lee Brice (Curb Records), Jerrod Niemann (Sea Gayle/Arista Nashville) Steel Magnolia (Big Machine Records) and Josh Thompson (Columbia Nashville).
If you are a newbie to this sort of event, don’t be nervous – put on your big boy/girl pants (don’t forget a few accessories) and make it out to the nightly marathon of mingling that takes place in the Bridge Bar. Read our post from last year to see how you should prepare for this networking event. Most of all, come prepared to have fun, make some friends and further your music career.