AMFHQ provides musicians with the advanced knowledge and tools they need to navigate the music industry and build their careers through educational programming, professional development, and focused mentoring.

Panels and Workshops

Panels and workshops help educate independent musicians about the business aspects of the music industry, enabling them to make informed decisions about their career development. Each seminar is led by music industry experts.

 – Free and open to the public

     – 6-12 panels and/or workshops annually

     – Each is focused on a specific business-related challenge unique to musicians

     – Led by experienced industry professionals with invaluable insight

Networking Events

Our regular networking mixers and events create an atmosphere for local artists and industry professionals to come together in a fun and friendly environment. The casual environment offers time to catch up and share ideas with creative colleagues. These events are free and open to anyone working in the music industry.


Come in for a free one-on-one, one hour conversation with professionals working in the music industry. Music business consultations can be set up to discuss promotional strategies, tour planning and business trends. Our consultants will share tools, resources, and ideas artists can use to build their unique careers.

Artist of the Month

Artist of the Month (AOTM) is a way for the Austin Music Foundation to recognize and celebrate the enormous wealth of Austin’s musical talent by shining a spotlight on a different and deserving artist, band, or musician every month. 


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