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Demos & Drinks: Music Edition

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Join us at the swanky Libation lounge for a night of networking, drinks and tech demos from a few of the best music startups NYC has to offer! Mix and mingle with Founders, CTO’s, Product Managers amongst other tech professioanls from four of New York City's HOTTEST music startups. Enjoy cocktails and networking with other NYC techies while viewing live demos of each company’s product. Have a question about one of our featured companies? Feel free to pick their brains about their product, technologies used, how they got started, and much more!

Vevo: (

VEVO helps people find and enjoy the world's premium music video content when, where and how they want it.

Our January 2013 monthly activity encompassed 4 billion worldwide video views by over 232 million visitors. As determined by Comscore, VEVO has been the #1 music destination for 39 consecutive months.

Songza: (

Working? Relaxing? At the gym? Songza plays you the right music at the right time. Songza is 100% free, has no audio ads and features thousands of original playlists handmade by music experts to form the perfect soundtrack for any moment of your day. Songza, whose mission is to make the things you do every day better, has been named as Apple's “App Store Best of 2012”, “Time Magazine’s 50 Best Websites of 2012”, USA Today's "Best Apps of 2012," PC Mag's 2012 “Editors’ Choice”, Google Play's “Editors’ Choice”, and Apple App Store's “Editors’ Choice”.

TouchTunes: (

TouchTunes ( is the largest interactive entertainment platform in over 57,000 local venues in North America. With nearly a billion songs played in 2012 and close to 1.3 million mobile app downloads to date, TouchTunes ( is the ultimate destination for social, local, and mobile music.

Next Big Sound (NBS): (

Launched in 2009, Next Big Sound is the leading provider of online music analytics and insights.

Next Big Sound measures daily music consumption and purchase decisions around the globe and makes it all available in a single dashboard. From Facebook fans to sales, Next Big Sound combines artist activity with context to help the modern music industry make decisions.

Next Big Sound is used by thousands of individual bands and managers as well as the biggest labels and distributors in the world. Next Big Sound powers the Social 50 and Next Big Sound branded chart for Billboard, has raised $7.5m in venture capital and is based in NYC, Boulder and Nashville.