Music Industry News Network [12-11-2012]

The Gay-Straight Music Alliance Host The LGBT Music Fest / Nashville

Email: info@gaystraightmusicalliance.org
Url: http://www.gaystraightmusicalliance.org

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The Gay-Straight Music Alliance joins together lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and their straight allies to educate the music community, facilitate activism and participate in campaigns that raise LGBTS awareness thru song. Come play!

The GMSA is hosting the LGBT Music Fest / Nashville to create a welcoming environment and industry support for all genres of music creators regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity.

The LGBT Music Festival is open to Performing, Non Performing, Industry or General Admission this January 31, to February 2, 2013 in the Music Row vicinity of Music City, USA.

Performers and songwriters will take the stage from Thursday-Saturday, noon to midnight at the Music Row Best Western. Music creators can introduce their songs by performing scheduled or at "open mic" indoor stage locations in the vicinity.

There are two networking parties during the 3 day event. A Pre Fest STIR February 2, (Thursday) 5 PM till and a informal costume "Valentines Carnival" Saturday night with bands and dancing from 6 p.m.-midnight.

Attendees can also receive hands-on advice on topics such as Career Critique, Products Critique, Recording, Publishing, Plugging, Legal, Records, Duplication, Distribution, Radio, Video, Broadcasting, Shop, Management, Promotions, Publicity. Productions... The Independent Music Association will host "Speak To A Pro". LBGT educational partners will be on hand for one on one mentoring sessions to answer your questions about the "Music as a Business." Critique, Learning and Networking areas will be set up from Noon-6 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

The 'LGTB Music Fest' is an exciting networking mixer and career-building opportunity for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender artists and songwriters from all levels of the music industry. Community volunteers will donate their time and resources to make this possible.

To assist the Gay-Straight Music Alliance and sign up to play, educate, party, help spread the word, become a sponsor, business leader or volunteer as a community member visit us at www.GayStraightMusicAlliance.org , call 615-424-1491 or email info@GayStraightMusicAlliance.org .

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