The 1st Annual NoDA Summer Musicfest

The 1st Annual NoDA Summer Musicfest presented by the Midatlantic Music Conference

The NoDa Summer Musicfest is a live music festival designed to promote the North Davidson, an diverse artistic area in Charlotte, NC. Known as the NODA district. This area has tremendous music and art resources which our event will assist in exposing the rich culture and opportunities to regional artists, bands and other industry related professionals. The event will host over 50 independent musical acts that span across many genres. The event will be held on 3 stages that will simultaneously crank the region’s best talent. We are also providing an international performance opportunity for a regional band. The band will perform a live simulcast during our event from the City of Fort Saskatchewan, Canada Day Celebrations July 1st in front of 10k-15k people.

The event is being hosted at The Chop Shop, 399 E. 35th St, Charlotte, NC 28205. The venue offers more than 5000 sq. feet of bar space with a spacious multi-level stage, room for over 400 patrons and an awesome atmosphere for pure enjoyment.

This event is being organized by the founders of the Midatlantic Music Conference. From 2002 – 2008, the Mid-Atlantic Music Conference solidified itself as the largest and longest running music conference in the Mid-Atlantic States. The event has hosted over 1000 performers, artists and bands from the US, Canada and around the world. Additionally, more than 450 music, film and digital entertainment industry professionals have participated in interactive panels, displays and demonstrations, making it the premier music industry networking event in the market!

Past participants in their events have included executives from major and independent record labels such as Sony/BMG, J-Records, Universal, BME, EMI Music Group, SoSoDef, Arista and Interscope Records. Other industry sponsors and participants include CD Baby, ASCAP, Electronic Musician, XM Radio, Masterwriter, Select-O-Hits, NC Bar Association as well as film and video game companies such as Southern Tip Films, Talent Link, The NC Film Commission and GRS Games, makers of the SIMS. During the 2008 conference, over 100 artists & bands crossing all genres of music performed in 5 of Charlottes hottest performance venues.

The event will take place on June 30th and July 1st from 4pm to 11pm nightly and it will be hosted at The Chop Shop NoDa at 399 35th Street, Charlotte, NC 28205.

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The 27th Annual Winter Music Conference in Fort Lauderdale Attracts Music Industry Artists From 70 Countries

Fort Lauderdale, Florida (PRWEB) March 17, 2012

The Winter Music Conference in Fort Lauderdale kicks off March 16 as delegates from 70 countries flock to the city for the event that features more than 400 events, parties, seminars and workshops lasting through March 25. Many conference attendees are booking Fort Lauderdale Vacation Rental condos and private homes for their visit, and avoiding the expense of a hotel room.

More than 100,000 artists and music industry representatives are expected to attend the Winter Music Conference, one of the most publicized music gatherings in the world intended to create a platform for the advancement of the music industry. offers a site for travelers anywhere in the world to find privately owned vacation rental apartments, condos, and homes in Fort Lauderdale and the surrounding areas, and rent them directly from the property owner. A growing trend in hotel-free lodging, vacation rental properties provide affordable accommodations for families and groups of friends looking for vacation condos or homes in Fort Lauderdale to rent without breaking the bank, especially during Floridas high tourist season.

Through, travelers can rent a private one bedroom, one bath vacation rental condo in downtown Fort Lauderdale, or a three bedroom, three bath waterfront villa that sleeps six, for a weekend or a week at prices significantly lower than those of area hotels. The added benefits to staying in a private vacation rental home, in addition to the cost savings, are the kitchen, laundry, and all the amenities that go with staying in a private home.

Weve found that visitors from the U.S. and Europe are logging on to to search online for an affordable alternative to a hotel, said John Romano, founder of Fort Lauderdale Vacation Rentals.

Musicians and their families coming to Fort Lauderdale for this conference are also coming to enjoy the beautiful beaches and attractions that Fort Lauderdale offers, Romano said. They appreciate appreciate having a private vacation home with a kitchen, laundry room, and all the comforts of home.

Visitors cant get over the value they get with vacation rental condo or villa instead of a hotel, especially when they discover how much theyre saving over a hotel, he said. For moer information, visit

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