Clear Channel Music Summit Previews The Best Of The Best New Music And Artists
August 8, 2014 at 3:59 AM (PT)
CCM+E packed the iHEART RADIO THEATER in NEW YORK with a standing-room-only crowd YESTERDAY (8/7) of radio programmers, management and label execs and artists for the CLEAR CHANNEL MUSIC SUMMIT.
And TODAY (8/8) begins day two, with a total of 38 labels presenting new music to 93 of CLEAR CHANNEL's most influential Pop, Rhythmic, Rock, Alternative, Urban, Country, Hot AC and AC programmers over the two days.
The even is hosted by CCM+E National Programming Pres. TOM POLEMAN, along with Chairman/CEO BOB PITTMAN, CFO RICH BRESSLER and Pres./New Entertainment Enterprises JOHN SYKES.
POLEMAN told ALL ACCESS, "We love that the CLEAR CHANNEL MUSIC SUMMIT brings the music industry together in such a positive way. CCM+E continues to lead the industry on artist development by creating a forum for the music industry to showcase their priorities at the CLEAR CHANNEL MUSIC SUMMIT."
ALL ACCESS President & Publisher JOEL DENVER attended the CLEAR CHANNEL MUSIC SUMMIT and noted, "It was great to be on hand to see the best of the best in new music and emerging artists. So much excitement in the room from programmers and label execs over the presentations and all of the great new music. Getting such a sneak peek of what's to come from all of the major and independent labels was truly an exciting event to witness first-hand."
On THURSDAY there were presentations from REPUBLIC, ISLAND, BIG MACHINE, DEF JAM, INTERSCOPE, CAPITOL, HOLLYWOOD, VERVE, ATLANTIC/ROADRUNNER/ ELEKTRA/FUELED BY RAMEN, WARNER BROS., RCA, KEMOSABE, COLUMBIA, EPIC and RED/FEARLESS. Performers included COLBIE CAILLAT, SHAWN MENDES, KIESZA, MADDIE and TAE, JEREMIH, HILARY DUFF, RAE SREMMURD, BEA MILLER, CHRIS MARTIN, BEBE REXHA, PENTATONIX, THE SCRIPT, KAT DAHLIA, INGRID MICHAELSON and JUSTICE CREW. There were special guest appearances from HILARY DUFF, KENNA, JASMINE V, plaque presentations to TOVE LO, BECKY G, MKTO, and remarks from NICK JONAS.
On THURSDAY night, CCM+E hosted a cocktail reception for all labels, managers and artists participating in the CLEAR CHANNEL MUSIC SUMMIT at PhD at the DREAM DOWNTOWN, with BOB PITTMAN and TOM POLEMAN giving a presentation.
TODAY (8/8), it's presentations by WIND-UP, ULTRA, JEFF McCLUSKY & ASSOCIATES, SUBURBAN NOIZE, RYAN CABRERA, HARVEST, CO5, IN2UNE, ROBBINS, CONCORD, VANGUARD, ADA, S-CURVE and A2IM with remarks by RYAN CABRERA, and performances by SAMMI SANCHEZ, ANDY GRAMMER and a special guest appearance by JOSH BAZE.