Opening Session

Universal’s Jim Urie surprises NARM President Jim Donio with a plaque celebrating his 25 years with NARM at the Music Biz 2013 Opening Session.

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Awards Dinner Party

The event-ending Awards Dinner Party was packed with key industry decision-makers from large and independent music companies, physical and digital retailers, and distributors as well as managers, artists, educators, and students.

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Awards Dinner Party

Our 2013 Music Biz awards recipients: Buddy Guy (Chairman’s Award for Sustained Creative Achievement) and Emeli Sande (Breakthrough Artist of the Year Award)

Awards Dinner Party

14-year-old blues phenom Quinn Sullivan surprised Chairman’s Award for Sustained Creative Achievement honoree Buddy Guy with a blistering performance of “Buddy’s Blues” at the Awards Dinner Party.

WEA Opening Cocktail Party - Sponsored by WEA Corp.

From left: Mike Jbara and Mitch Imber of WEA, Bill Lardie of Anderson Merchandisers, Pat Monaco of Universal, and Jim Donio of NARM at the WEA Cocktail Party Opening Session

Bill Wilson, Vice President of Digital Strategy and Business Development for NARM/, speaks at the General Session.

Bands & Brands

From left: James Boyson of Hertz, Nate Lew of Indaba Music, musician Sydney Wayser, and Jim Donio of NARM. Wayser was named the winner of NARM, Hertz, and Indaba Music’s original-song competition at the “Music and Brand Partnerships: Take a Swim in the Shark Tank” panel.

App Alley

Spotify shows off their latest features at this year’s App Alley.

Auto Town Hall - The Connected Car Experience

Eric McClellan (left) and Nicholas Oliver of Team Detroit speak at “Town Hall: The Connected Car Experience.”

Music Industry Metadata Summit

The first-ever Music Industry Metadata Summit packed the house for two days straight.

Music Biz Academy - Artist Manager's Town Hall

Moderator Damon Whiteside of Nomad Entertainment Group with his “YouTube Artist Development” panel at this year’s Music Business Academy sessions.