Legendary Concert Producer Peter Shapiro on the Future of Live Music

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In this episode, Andrew and Scott speak to legendary concert producer Peter Shapiro. Among other pursuits, Peter is the Founder of Dayglo Ventures, owner of the Brooklyn Bowl, Publisher of Relix magazine, and Chairman of the non-profit, HeadCount. We talk with Peter about the unique challenges the pandemic created for live music performance, the future of streaming technology, and the creative power of music.

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Reading Notes:

How a Top Promoter Is Envisioning a Future for Live Music
Peter Shapiro, the veteran promoter responsible for reuniting the Grateful Dead, ponders the future of live music during an uncertain time.

Pandemic leaves independent music promoters struggling to stay afloat
The Covid-19 pandemic has been disastrous for independent music entrepreneurs. What challenges are they facing and how have they adapted?

Scott Miller
Senior Mentor (Non-resident), Executive Education