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WAM’s artist development classes develop the careers and creativity of local women musicians, songwriters and composers. We provide access to music production and technology training, industry professionals (management, booking agents, producers, etc.), internet exposure, and performance and recording opportunities, all within a supportive community.

  • Music Business Workshops with Industry Professionals: Booking Agents/Talent Buyers, Managers, Producers and Entertainment Attorneys (last round featured agents from Slim’s, Great American Music Hall, Leafy Green, Roberta Flack’s Manager, Tough Love Management, Attorneys for Santana, Camper Van Beethoven Rappin’ 4 Tay), Managers)
  • Song/Demo Review Sessions moderated by industry professionals. Get feedback on your songs/demos and career advice in a supportive environment.
  • Recording and Live Sound Technology Workshops tailored to musicians and songwriters. Learn the basics of the technology so you can better achieve the sound that you want and also learn about technology that can aid in the composition process. Learn to set up a PA and the best way to do a sound check.

Upcoming

Intro to Live Sound

October 26, 2019 | 9:00am-3:00pm

  Learn the basics of live sound with an industry veteran at a professional music venue (Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse) with a top-notch sound system designed and installed by Meyer Sound Labs of Berkeley! Spend a day focusing on live sound techniques while working with a live band to learn: The components of a professional … Read more


WAM Member Event: Audio for Advertising Workshop at Pandora

September 10th, 2019 | 6:30PM-9:00PM

Date/Time: Tuesday, September 10, 6:30 – 9:00 PM Location: Pandora HQ, 2100 Franklin Street, Suite 700, Oakland, CA 94612 Cost: FREE for WAM Members! Register HERE! Become a WAM member This workshop will serve as an introduction to audio advertising. Participants will be taken through the process of creating an ad from the pre-production stage … Read more


Secretly Group Seeks a Business Affairs Attorney for Brooklyn, NY or Bloomington, IN Office

Company Summary:  SG Services Inc. (dba Secretly Group) Business Affairs department provides global business and legal affairs support to the Secretly-affiliated companies, including independent music labels Dead Oceans, Jagjaguwar, Secretly Canadian and The Numero Group, as well as independent music distributor Secretly Distribution, artist management company Fort William Artist Management and independent music publishing company … Read more