Episode 2 - MLW Launch Panel Discussion, Part 2 of 2

Here's the second half of our MLW Launch panel discussion held Feb. 21, 2018, at The North Door in Austin, Texas. The music at the beginning is a snippet from Dana Falconberry's performance of the folk standard "Hard Times" ... a fitting segue to our discussion.


Voices you'll hear in this episode are MLW founders Brandon DeMaris and Debbie Stanley with the following panelists: 

  • Steve Begnoche (Local 433 Representative for American Federation of Musicians)
  • Nancy Coplin (Founding Music Coordinator for Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, Founding Chair of Austin Music Commission)
  • Colin Kendrick (President/Founder of Black Fret and Co-founder of Austin Music Foundation)
  • Adrienne Lake (Senior Talent Buyer for Heard Entertainment [The Parish, Empire Control Room & Garage])
  • Omar Lozano (Music Industry Marketing Manager, Austin Convention & Visitors Bureau)
  • Michael Mordecai (Career Musician, National Talent Buyer, Owner of BBA Management & Booking)
  • Nakia Reynoso (Artist/Musician, Former Chair of Austin Music Commission)
  • SaulPaul (Artist/Musician, 2017 Austin Under 40 Austinite of the Year)
  • Peter Schwarz (Consultant)
Brandon DeMaris