Thursday October 5, 2023

3 Day Event

05:00 PM - 10:00 pm

Happening across numerous days, nights and locations. Viva Acid brings together multiple generations, holding space for conversations surrounding Acid House Music and artist advocacy.

* Making a complete track in Ableton: Join Orville Kein, our Ableton expert, for a cutting-edge music production journey. Collaborate with guest artists in three one-hour sessions to transform your ideas into finished tracks.

* Technological Disruption In Music Production: The impact of AI, blockchain, decentralization, and other technologies on music creation, distribution, and consumption.

* Safer Space:  Sustaining safer, diverse environments without performative action and trends.

* Socio-Political Activism In Acid House: How the genre and culture influenced and amplified voices for social justice.

* Opportunities In Music: Exploring lesser-known career paths within the music industry.

*  Beyond Inclusion: Beyond traditional diversity, equity, and inclusion in nightlife: Considering the impact of homogenization in dance music.

* Urban Development And The Birth Of Acid House: How the dynamics of cities like Chicago influenced the creation and growth of Acid House and rave culture.

* Navigating The Professional Music Industry: Understanding publishing, sales platforms, press kits, public relations, booking agents, and more.

*  Staying Creative: Exploring strategies to sustain creativity in artistic endeavors.

* Dance Music In A Post-Pandemic World: The cultural and economic shifts shaping the future of dance music, event promotion/production, and rave culture.

Thursday October 05, 2023

5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

All Ages

Cover: FREE

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