ROCK THIS! covered the 35th Anniversary of the CMJ Music Marathon last week in NYC from Oct 13th-17th. It’s one of the Best Music Conferences where you get to discover new artists from all over the world before everyone else does!
CMJ is one of the most influential Music Conferences in the World where artists, industry professionals, and Music fans are provided the knowledge, tools, and connections they need to succeed in the Music Business.
ROCK THIS is excited to bring you coverage of all the highlights from this years CMJ Music Marathon. Stay Tuned!
This year CMJ featured of tons live performances from emerging musicians in New York City's greatest venues for five nonstop days and nights.
The lineup included:
Acid Dad, Allday, Arrows Of Love, Bad Veins, Balthazar, BØRNS, British India, Car Seat Headrest, Catfish and The Bottlemen, Death By Unga Bunga, Dent May, Destruction Unit, Diet Cig, DRINKS, Eternal Summers, Ex Hex, Frankie Cosmos, Fraser A. Gorman, Glass Animals, Hockey Dad, Jamie N Commons, JPNSGRLS, Juan Wauters, Kamasi Washington, Kero Kero Bonito, LODRO, Marlon Williams, Mercury Rev, METHYL ETHYL, Michael Rault, Motion City Soundtrack, Nai Harvest, Neon Indian, Ngaiire, Panda Bear, Perfect Pussy, Pinact, Pompeya, Protomartyr, Potty Mouth, Saint Pé, Shannon And The Clams, Son Little, Sunbeam Sound Machine, Surf Rock Is Dead,The Babe Rainbow, The Big Moon, The Henry Millers, The Joy Formidable, The Men, The Wonder Years, The Word, Titus Andronicus, Tobias Jesso Jr., Vomitface, Walking Shapes, Wet Leather, WOMPS and over 300 others!
CMJ also presented informative conference events featuring renowned speakers, industry roundtables and workshops, an Entertainment Business Law Seminar and College Day, a whole day of specially programmed events for college and non-commercial radio programmers.