NoncomMUSIC Alliance Announces Speaker Lineup & Agenda for General public Radio Audio Summit : NPR


NoncomMUSIC Alliance Announces Speaker Lineup and Agenda for Second Yearly General public Radio New music Summit

WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 11.2022) – The noncomMUSIC Alliance, a network of stations dedicated to boosting the function of noncommercial public radio, introduced the speaker lineup and agenda for its next yearly Public Radio Tunes Summit. The two-day celebration will acquire place on May perhaps 2-3, 2022, in Philadelphia, PA, and held in partnership with WXPN, and the NON-COMMvention.

On May 2, the General public Radio Music Summit will launch with an night networking reception and special musical performances at City Winery. The Summit aims to provide alongside one another general public radio common supervisors and new music administrators from jazz, classical, Grownup Album Different (“Triple A”), Urban Alt and other genre stations alongside with new music marketplace stakeholders, artists, labels, music companies from all-around the region.

The program is built to discuss music rights, streaming podcast trends, inclusive programming, and grassroots advocacy attempts of area general public radio new music stations. This year’s topic is “The Upcoming of General public Radio New music” and capabilities a keynote from President and Main Executive Officer of the Company for Public Broadcasting (CPB), Patricia Harrison.

“We’re charting a new course for public radio tunes,” claimed Marta McLellan Ross, Vice President of Government Affairs at NPR. “The previous two yrs underscored the worth of community radio songs stations to area communities and their viewers. Our Summit will deliver the means stations will need to improve their regional impression when fostering the exchange of ground breaking concepts and programming across our network.”

Summit Speakers include:

  • David Mattern, Senior Associate, King & Spalding
  • Felix Contreras, Co-Creator and Host, Alt. Latino
  • Jessica Weber, Proprietor and Founder, Co-Sign
  • Phil Anderson, Founding Principal and President, Navigators Global
  • Jordan Lee, Expert, Paragon Procedures
  • General public radio leaders from KEXP (Seattle), WBGO (Newark), WDAV (Charlotte), 104.7 THE Drop (Denver), WRTI and WXPN (Philadelphia), WMOT (Nashville), West Virginia Public Broadcasting, Public Radio System Administrators Association (PRPD), and NPR Music

To find out additional about the Public Radio Tunes Summit and to sign-up, be sure to check out the noncomMUSIC Alliance website.


Shana Armstrong, [email protected], 202-853-6220

Communications & Engagement Manager, Authorities & Exterior Affairs, NPR

About the noncomMUSIC Alliance: The noncomMUSIC Alliance, with more than 125 lover community radio stations, celebrates noncommercial, nonprofit, neighborhood general public radio’s role in connecting artists with the communities that love and help their songs. Proven in 2018, the Alliance’s principal goal is to carry various noncommercial tunes constituencies together, amplify their voices, and advise many others – particularly public coverage makers – about the need to assistance public radio’s role in community communities across the United States.