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Coast 2 Coast New Music Industry Convention Announced for September 29th-October 2nd in Miami, FL


Coast 2 Coast Mixtapes Magazine Announce the 3rd Annual Coast 2 Coast Convention, to Take Place in Miami, FL September 29th-October 2nd 2011. Presented in Association With iStandardProducers.com, Will Include a Large List of Music Industry Guests and Sponsors Such as Datpiff.com, HipHopDX.com, and Many More

The Coast 2 Coast New Music Industry Convention is a -networking event focused on the new music industry, taking place this September 29″“October 2 in Miami, FL at the Hilton Downtown Miami. The event, hosted by J Hatch of iStandardProducers.com, will feature industry panels, artist and producer showcases, listening sessions, DJ mixers, afterparties, and much more. Panelists from major urban websites and will sit alongside platinum producers and artists to inform fans and alike of the changing landscape of music.

Artists and music industry guests can register for the event now at http://www.coast2coastconvention.com as well as review the updated schedule and list of panelists, partners, and sponsors.

Current panelists include: Bonsu Thompson (editor in chief, The Source magazine), DJ Z (DJBooth.net), Dave Mays (owner, Hip Hop Weeklymagazine), Sean Pizz (AR, Slip N ), Stan Marseille (AR, Nappy Boy Records), The Renegades (producers of ’s smash “Welcome to My Hood,” and more), Streetrunner (Grammy award-winning/ multi-platinum producer for , The Game, and more), Gorilla Tek (multi-platinum producer for Ludacris, Pitbull, and 8Ball and MJG), and many more to be announced.

This third annual convention will continue and build upon the relationships and knowledge forged at 2009 and 2010’s events. “I had a great time being on the panel at the Coast 2 Coast Convention,” says Jill Strada, Music Director Assistant PD of Hot97 NY. “I was able to discuss the state of the music industry with a group of passionate people who, like myself, are already established in the industry as well as others who are trying to break into the industry. And I got to catch up with folks I have not seen in a minute. Good times in Miami in 2010″¦can’t wait to see what is in store for 2011!”

The convention will be covered in over 50 urban media publications, blogs and websites, with more partners being added daily. Some of the main sponsors include: iStandardProducers.com, Datpiff.com, HipHopDX.com, Digiwaxx.com, NewIndustryTips.com, and Bottom Feeder Music.

Media partners for the event include: UrbanLax Entertainment, Ground Up Radio, MVP Marketing Agency, Exponent Entertainment, HHH magazine, GrindTime magazine, KevinNottingham.com, Analog Hype, Get Signed magazine, HipHop DX, Stop Beefin Radio, Grynd Mobb Ent, Hip Hop U-C-It, Urban Threshold, and MajorStage.com, with more to be added.



CEO of RF Focus, Radio and Music Industry Veteran. Radio DJ, Programmer, Musician and Voice Talent. Graduated from Performing Arts in Buffalo, N.Y. and worked at the legendary KKBT (92.3 The Beat) during its nationwide heyday in the early 90s. Also worked for Stevie Wonder at KJLH.