Music Alliesâ€™ Sean Oâ€™Connell To Head Up Hangout Music Fest
Paul Langton To Consult Music Allies Promotion
January 6, 2014 at 11:57 AM (PT)
After over a decade of promoting music festivals around the country, MUSIC ALLIES founder SEAN O'CONNELL recently accepted a job running the HANGOUT MUSIC FESTIVAL. The festival was named one of the Top 3 Festivals of 2013 by PASTE MAGAZINE and was recognized by POLLSTAR as the Festival of the Year in 2012. O’CONNELL has been consulting the HANGOUT since its inception. In his expanded role, he is overseeing all aspects of the festival including booking, marketing and operations. The festival will be announcing its lineup soon. O’CONNELL still continues at MUSIC ALLIES, as well, and can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
In other MUSIC ALLIES news, former ROUNDER VP/Promotion PAUL LANGTON will be leading radio promotion efforts for the company and also consulting on festival marketing. LANGTON will continue to be based in BOSTON and can be reached at email@example.com.
Further, day-to-day operations of O'CONNELL's other company, CREATIVE ALLIES, is now being overseen by industry veteran KEVIN CARROLL. CREATIVE ALLIES recently launched new mobile version and was featured in FORBES. The website gives emerging illustrators the opportunity to create art and merchandise for bands, festivals and sports teams.