This week on the podcast we sit down with Bekkie, Dustin, and Jonny of My Town My Music, an emerging Rochester music platform that gives the community a voice for live musical entertainment in Rochester. My Town My Music successfully held a sold-out performance on a Wednesday night just a few weeks ago featuring local rapper Dessa. The team is set to bring Minneapolis indie musician and big-name Jeremy Messersmith to town this May.
This week on the podcast we chatted about:
· My Town My Music’s upcoming “Evening of the Songwriter” event with headliner Jeremy Messersmith and local artist Sam Butterfass.
· The purpose of My Town My Music as a community driven resource to bring big names and big acts to Rochester, while always including Rochester artists.
· The challenge of finding venues, attracting high level musical talent to play in this city, and getting Rochester residents out to support live music.
· What people should expect from My Town My Music for the remainder of 2018.
· My Town My Music’s ask for the Rochester music community to go out and support live music this year.
This audio features the full interview from our most recent #Emerge video with My Town My Music. Check back in later this week when that story drops!