WOMEX Report Back: DubMC Asks Skirball's Jordan Peimer for His Highlights
The New Record Label Model: Not Here Yet (A Report from One WOMEX Panel)

WOMEX Report Back: DubMC Asks ¡Globalquerque!'s Neal Copperman for His Highlights

Neal Copperman, Executive Director, AMP Concerts; co-founder and co-director, ¡Globalquerque!

What 3-4 WOMEX showcase artist discoveries stood out for you?

CedricWatson The most fun I had at a WOMEX showcase was the high energy Cajun dance party inspired by Cedric Watson.  I meant to just poke my head in, as I didn't really need to see more then a few minutes to know what it was.  But it was impossible to leave.  A great set!

My favorite discovery was Oreka TX.  Cool new sounds and intriguing music, and I loved how they played off of the video documentary.

What lesson or new idea spurred your thinking while at a WOMEX (from a panel, in the trade hall, or a personal conversation)?

Nothing specifically new, but I always come back energized and eager to try new and different things to shake up the music and arts community in Albuquerque!


DubMC.com  is the brainchild of Dmitri Vietze and is sponsored by rock paper scissors, inc., global music publicity firm.

Comments