Have you been to or plan on attending any music festivals this year? Today’s #tbt is inspired by a 25th Anniversary poster for Summerfest (happening RIGHT NOW in Milwaukee!) we found at the Summerfest offices earlier this year.
We had a great time at A2IM’s Libby Awards last night!
Congrats to all the 2013 Libera winners:
Light Bulb Award - celebrating the most innovative/creative marketing campaign by an Independent label or artist Glassnote Records, Gentlemen Of The Road, and Mumford & Sons for the ‘Stopover’ tour for Babel
Road Warrior-Hardest Working Artist of the Year (sponsored by Believe Digital) - celebrating the Independent label band/artist that worked hardest at their job or was the most instrumental in promoting their music The Lumineers (Dualtone Music Group)
Best Sync Usage (sponsored by Getty Images Music) - for the most creative or most impactful use of Independent music in a film/TV/ad campaign Dualtone Music Group for The Lumineers’ “Ho Hey” song placement with Bing
Music Supervisor of the Year (sponsored by Silva Screen Music Group) - for the music supervisor/licensing person who was especially supportive of Independent music labels Alexandra Patsavas (Chop Shop Music)
Best Live Act of the Year - celebrating the Independent label band/artist that had the best live act Alabama Shakes (ATO Records)
21st Century Award (sponsored by Caroline) - celebrating the service provider or platform that was most beneficial to independent labels and artists Spotify
Creative Packaging Award (sponsored by A to Z Media) - celebrating the best or most creative packaging Fritz Klaetke for “Woody at 100: The Woody Guthrie Centennial Collection” - Woody Guthrie (Smithsonian Folkways)
Video of the Year "Thrift Shop" by Macklemore & Ryan Lewis (Macklemore, LLC)
Up and Comer Award - A2IM Member Vote (sponsored by eMusic) - celebrating the next Independent label superstar artist Mikal Cronin (Merge Records)
Up and Comer Award - eMusic Fan Vote (sponsored by eMusic) - celebrating the next Independent label superstar artist The Virginmarys (Wind-up Records)
A2IM Lifetime Achievement Award - celebrating a lifetime of exceptional independent music success and leadership Tom Silverman (Tommy Boy)
Independent Album of the Year (sponsored by Spotify) 'Boys & Girls' by Alabama Shakes (ATO Records)
Independent Label of the Year Award - 5 employees or less worldwide (sponsored by The Orchard) Dualtone Music Group
Independent Label of the Year Award - 6 employees or more worldwide (sponsored by ADA) Glassnote Records
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