Sean O'Connel is the CEO at Creative Allies and Music Allies and is based out of Asheville, NC. Clients include Jack Johnson, Lollapooza, M.I.A., OK Go, the Black Eyed Peas, Neon Trees, and the Indigo Girls.
In this episode, Sean talks about starting a broadcast radio station from scratch, live music marketing, making $120,000/year while still in college, working his way up the music business, his time at Righteous Babe Records with Ani DiFranco, and more. He talks about where the music business is going and what musicians are doing to stay on top.
This episode also features exclusive live performances, recorded backstage at Bonnaroo, from Ani DiFranco and a duet with David Rawlings and Gillian Welch.
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