Music Business Reporter, Rolling Stone
Samantha Hissong is an L.A. native who was educated in Media Studies at Boston’s Emerson College. After university, she immediately jumped into a writing role at music trade HITS magazine, where she eventually earned the title of Editor and stayed for six years. She joined Rolling Stone as a music business reporter in January. Samantha has also worked as an assistant programmer and on-air personality for Dash Radio. She’s skilled in professional concert photography and has served on two entertainment-industry boards for cancer research at City of Hope and the TJ Martell Foundation.
Financial Clarity: Building an Artist-Centric Music Industry
10/15/20, 8:00 PM
This panel will focus on the challenges artists of all levels face when trying to get a handle on their financial picture. There is a total lack of financial tools and infrastructure for artists and. with the pandemic, the river of nickels coming in from a variety of revenue sources is more important than ever to have a grasp on. These experts know firsthand what the challenges that artists and their teams face when it comes to building true independence in the music industry and they have quite a few ideas on how to solve them.