Face The Music 2014 - Keynote Address: Steve Albini
Location: Arts Centre Melbourne, Australia
Steve Albini is one of the most respected figures in the international independent music scene. A respected artist, music journalist, industry commentator and recording engineer, Steve is a champion of theindependent music business. He is regularly quoted by music media for his views on topics ranging from piracy to crowd funding to royalties and recording.
As an Engineer, his unique philosophical and technical approach is affirming for independent artists – his preference for analogue over digital recording and a “punk-rock” attitude has ensured him a lasting sonic signature across the industry. He has more than1500 albums, working withsome of the world’s most seminal and pioneering rock acts such as Nirvana, the Pixies, PJ Harvey and The Stooges. Steve Albini will deliver the keynote address at Face The Music 2014.
Presenter: Steve Albini – USA (Engineer, Electrical Audio)
Presented by Face The Music and Melbourne Music Week
Filmed by JMC Academy