The Shape of the Music Industry to Come

April 4, 2009
Pepperdine Entertainment Industry Forum
Pepperdine University School of Law24255 Pacific Coast Highway
Malibu, CA 90263
While the entire entertainment industry is facing the reality of a changing business model, perhaps the music business has been most notably affected. Napster erupted almost ten years ago, yet its aftershock is still poignantly felt. This panel will outline the threats and opportunities ahead for the music industry and analyze untapped revenue centers for a seemingly exhausted industry. Additionally, panelists will discuss their career path and day-to-day responsibilities.


Darrell Miller (Fox Rothschild)
Sherry Hines (William Morris Agency)
Ben McLane (McLane and Wong)
Ron Lebow (Law Offices of Ronald M. Lebow)
Ben Bledsoe (44th Floor Records)
Gus Canazio (Velvet Hammer Music and Mgmt)