New York, NY. (Top40 Charts/ Remix Hotel) - With record-breaking 9,000 in attendance in Miami, Remix Hotel revs up for stellar turnout at in New York City. Penton Media's Remix Hotel Miami 2007, presented by Microsoft and Beatport, with Premier Technology Partner Apple, attracted more than 9,000 urban- and electronic-music enthusiasts to South Beach Miami in March, setting a new attendance record for the nation's most prominent music-technology forum series. Showcasing new music technology from the most innovative manufacturers in the music industry, Remix Hotel dominated South Beach with top DJs performing live, and cutting-edge artists and producers speaking about their production methods.
With Miami's success still fresh, plans for Remix Hotel NYC are well underway. Returning to the SAE Institute of Technology, Remix Hotel NYC hits the Big Apple May 18-20, 2007. Presenting sponsor Microsoft and technology partners Stanton, Rane, Serato, Denon, Cakewalk, Pioneer, JBL/Naras and Access will be featured at the event. For complete Remix Hotel New York City information and to preregister for the event, visit www.remixhotel.com.
Miami presenting sponsor Microsoft hosted a complete studio environment at the Microsoft Poolside Studio Cabana, with stations featuring products from Digidesign, Cakewalk, Sony, RME, Open Labs and others. A special guest appearance by world-renowned producer and hip-hop mogul Lil' Jon was a highlight for attendees. Miami Premier Technology Partner Apple hosted a full studio setup and lecture theater, where hundreds of avid enthusiasts flocked to participate in a variety of Logic Pro training courses and watch featured demonstrate their skills.
Miami presenting sponsor Beatport introduced the Beatport Poolside Sessions daily until sundown, where some of the world's leading artists performed. XM Satellite Radio's Red Bull on the Move offered two days of live broadcasts from the poolside party to more than 14 million listeners.
'Miami was an incredible start to our 2007 schedule!' said Joe Perry, associate publisher of Remix magazine. 'With New York around the corner, we're building on the momentum from Miami, utilizing all efforts—including our online blogs, videos and podcasts—to maintain the buzz and build attendance.'
Among the panels, demos and special guests lined-up for Remix Hotel NYC, attendees can hear a variety of Windows-based music-creation systems in the Microsoft and Crossfader Sound & Stage Room. In addition to kiosks loaded with PC-friendly software and hardware peripherals, the room will feature a full P.A. system and a DJ setup, as well as nonstop presentations and performances. Hip-hop legend and production master Hank Shocklee will rejoin Remix Hotel with a jam-packed program of exciting panels. Visit https://remixhotel.com/nyc/schedule/ for the complete schedule.
General registration is free. Attendees can upgrade to Remix Hotel VIP registration for an additional $25, which provides a one-year subscription to either Remix, Mix or Electronic Musician magazine; a Remix Hotel T-shirt; a free six-month membership to Broadjam; and 10 free tracks from Beatport.
The Remix Hotel provides hands-on access to the technology and equipment used to create today's electronic and urban music via artist presentations and demonstrations, workshops, clinics and discussion. The event offers a convergence of the world's top artists, music executives, production companies, experts on music production gear, and both established and emerging music aficionados.
REMIX HOTEL NYC 2007
May 18-20 | 12-8 p.m.
SAE Institute of Technology—New York
Herald Square | 1293 Broadway, Ninth Floor
Beatport and Remix Present Remix Hotel NYC Events
Thursday, May 17: Remix Hotel NYC Kickoff Party
Guest House | 542 W. 27th St. | 10 p.m.
Friday, May 18: Official Remix Hotel NYC Event
Cielo | 18 Little West 12th St. | 10 p.m.
DJ Willie Graff
Saturday, May 19: Official Remix Hotel NYC Event
Pacha NY | 618 W. 46th St. | 10 p.m.
Sunday, May 20: Remix Hotel NYC Closing Party
Cielo | 18 Little West 12th St. | 9 p.m.