Episode #49: Tackling New Territory

by The Future of What

/
  • Streaming + Download

    Includes unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.

      $1 USD  or more

     

about

Chances are, at least one of your favorite artists is not from the United States. It’s hard enough to break into the music industry as an American artist, so how are these acts from abroad pulling it off? The U.S. is a huge market for musicians, but presents its own unique challenges. We explore some of these obstacles and talk success stories with Anna Bond, U.S. label manager for Rough Trade Records, Nick O’Byrne, a manager for Look Out Kid who works with Courtney Barnett, and Tegan and Sara manager Nick Blasko (Amelia Artists).

GUESTS:

Anna Bond (Rough Trade)
Nick O'Byrne (Look Out Kid)
Nick Blasko (Amelia Artists)

MUSIC:

Gossip "Don't Make Waves"
Wimps "Dave's Babes"
Horse Feathers "Violently Wild"
Delta 5 "Mind Your Own Business"

credits

released August 19, 2016

tags

license

all rights reserved

about

The Future of What Portland, Oregon

A radio program about the music and recording industry for industry insiders, outsiders, and outliers. Hosted by Kill Rock Stars president, Portia Sabin.

contact / help

Contact The Future of What

Streaming and
Download help