Sound City+, the annual music conference that opens Liverpool Sound City every year, has announced its panel speakers for 1 May 2020.
Topics and speakers include:
- Chris Hawkins of 6Music interviews Idles frontman Joe Talbot
- Secrets of the Studio with Adrian Bushby and Steph Marziano, producers who have worked with Spice Girls, Foo Fighters and more
- Both Sides Now: A Manifesto for Change with music charity Brighter Sound
- Keychange 2.0 Creative Labs (in association with the Musicians' Union)
Plus panels on / with AI, digital marketing with Vanessa Bakewell of Facebook, syncs, music videos with Carl Young from Vevo, Nicky Bignell from BBC, Lara Baker from Songtrust, and plenty more. Full lineup here.
Liverpool Sound City and Sound City+ 2020 takes place 1–3 May 2020, with headliners Friendly Fires and Pale Waves, plus over 120 other artists including Louis Berry, Tim Burgess, BC Camplight, Lola, Sophie and the Giants, Far Caspian, Peaness, Sam Calver, and more. The full music lineup is here.
Image: Sound City 2017