MusicOntario & Bandcamp present: Communities Connect: Bandcamp 101 for Hip Hop Artists
About: Bandcamp is all about DIY, community, and giving artists control over the music they release. Hear directly from their Hip Hop Ambassador, Amit Nerurkar, how to leverage the platform to:
- Grow your fanbase
- Plan a release
- Learn how Bandcamp Vinyl works for artists
- Pitch to Bandcamp’s editorial outlets at the Bandcamp Daily, and The Weekly and Bi-Weekly Hip Hop radio shows
- Get more data about who your fans are
When: February 24, 2022 @ 1:00-2:00PM ET
MusicOntario members will receive access to PRO accounts so they can put all this info to use ASAP!
Amit has been working in the music industry for over 19 years, across all facets of the business; distribution, artist management & record labels. He spent four years as GM of Mass Appeal Records, where he oversaw US certified Gold records, "Old English" by Young Thug, Freddie Gibbs & A$AP Ferg and "Nobody Speak", the collaboration between DJ Shadow and Run Jewels. Subsequently, he has worked directly with and released albums by Run The Jewels, DJ Shadow, Dessa & Freddie Gibbs + Madlib, and still manages YGTUT and in the past managed Wiki & Mr Muthafuckin’ eXquire, amongst others. He joined Bandcamp last year as their Hip Hop Ambassador in their Artist & Labels team.