Kimberly Perry, Sharon Osbourne, Lita Ford and K.Flay are among the artists and industry heavy weights that will convene for the Pollstar Live! Conference at the Intercontinental Hotel in downtown Los Angeles Feb. 7-8.
– Kimberly Perry
Kimberly Perry, Lita Ford, Aubrie Sellers, Jahan and Yasmine Yousaf of Krewella and K.Flay will share their experiences and discuss the evolving role of women in the music and touring industries for the “Women + Road” roundtable taking place Wednesday, Feb. 7 from 3:40 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. The discussion will be moderated by Paradigm’s Corrie Christopher.
Sharon Osbourne, James “Jimmy Jam” Harris and Terry Lewis will join Scooter Braun and Jon Bon Jovi for a roundtable discussion on the role of the music industry in culture, as well as how the live industry can be a unifying force in tumultuous times. The panel, titled “One Song at a Time: How to Change the World,” will take place Feb. 7 from 5:45p.m.–6:45 p.m.
Kate Flannery and Mat Franco will host the 29th Annual Pollstar Awards, which will be split into two presentations. The first takes place after Production Live! Tuesday Feb. 6 at 4 p.m. at the Intercontinental Hotel in downtown Los Angeles. The ceremony will be hosted by Flannery. Franco will host the second ceremony at the conclusion of Pollstar Live! Thursday, Feb 8 from 8p.m.–10p.m. at The Wiltern.
The latest additions to the conference join the likes of Garth Brooks, Live Nation CEO Michael Rapino, Apple Music tech guru Eddy Cue, CAA’s Jenna Adler, AXS TV CEO Mark Cuban and many others.