The X Factor: Betting on reality TV shows

A look at the UK’s musical competition reality TV show betting fever Whatever you may think of shows like American Idol and X Factor, the fact of the matter is that televised music competitions are some of the most watched shows in the world. The latter has cultivated an especially large following in the UK. […]

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Kevin Arnold

How lucky for us here in the Bay Area that Kevin Arnold decided to go to college at Cal. After growing up mostly in San Antonio, Texas, Kevin came to Berkeley for college and never left. In 1993, he moved to San Francisco and decided not to be an architect. This decision was very beneficial […]

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David Hyman

David Hyman is a self professed music junkie. He started his music tech career as SVP of Marketing at MTV Interactive. He saw the infancy of the digital music scene, and he helped form the essential building blocks of this new music scene. He helped Micheal Goldberg start the Internet’s first music magazine “Addicted To […]

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Andrew Dreskin

Andrew Dreskin loves live music performances. Concert promoting and ticket sales are in his DNA. In 2001, he showed up here in the Bay Area after graduating from Tulane University, where he was already a successful concert promoter. He quickly found employment with Robert Corona and John Nady at California Concerts, where he became Director […]

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Brian Zisk

Brian Zisk arrived on the Bay Area scene just as music went from analog to digital, and the World Wide Web was in its infancy. Brian founded The Green Witch Internet Radio, and then sold it. He published the popular event listing, SanFranZiskGO. And now with his musician/lawyer wife, Shoshana, he produces The SF MusicTech […]

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