On July 25th, we’re hosting an exclusive event in New York and it’s gonna be lit.
RAPCON is coming.
RAPCON is a highly curated, limited access event to host the ultimate exchange of ideas among the key movers in music business. It’s a VIP think tank for first movers in hip-hop discussing the state of rap and cross industry collaboration.
With multidisciplinary contributors from complementary industries like streetwear, advertising, technology, and art, you’ll have a front-row seat to unscripted fireside chats and engaging keynotes from fearless marketers and influencers who are pushing boundaries and setting new standards.
Event Details //
When: July 25th @ 2:00pm
Where: National Sawdust // 80 N 6th St Brooklyn NY 11249
The event is free with invitation only. (Hey, we told you it was exclusive.)
To RSVP, click here.
Never before in the history of business has there been as much collaboration among cross-vertical brands. Here we’ll discuss how music, fashion, streetwear, art, tech, and experience are converging today and the fundamentals that underlie a successful product collaboration.
Moderator: Jesse Kirshbaum (Nue Agency)
Mikey Fresh – Senior Artist Relations Manager (Genius)
Melissa Tuan – Senior Director, Experiential Marketing (Tidal)
Caiaffa – Head Of Artist & Label Services (Soundcloud)
Leslie Horn – Managing Editor, Noisey (Vice)
Chris Herche – Head of Marketing (Cinematic Music Group)
D.I. WHY: INDIE VS. MAJOR IN THE DIY ERA
During the many phases of a career, business and artistic goals, leverage, financial needs, and available resources change for all of us. Using real-world examples, we discuss how to optimize profitability and artistic control while building a sustainable personal business, brand, and lifestyle.
Moderator: Nick Gordon (Symphonic)
Bob Celestine – Attorney at Law (Law Offices of Robert A. Celestin/Intelligent Music Entertainment, Inc.)
Amaechi Uzoigwe – Manager (Run the Jewels)
Michael Walbert – Executive Director (A3C)
Dave Ponte – Founder (Audiomack)
Carl Lamarre – Hip-Hop Editor (Billboard)
KEYNOTE SPEAKER // Killer Mike
Michael Santiago Render better known by his stage name Killer Mike, is an American rapper, actor, and activist. He is the founder of Grind Time Official Records and member of Run The Jewels. We’re pumped to have him as our Keynote Speaker for the event.
Hit up our RAPCON At Night Showcase
We’ll be announcing the performers at our showcase soon. RSVP for a chance to get on the list and catch a killer performance. IDs will be checked at the door.
Event is free with RSVP or $10 at the door
64 N 9th St, Brooklyn, NY