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 Beyond The Music is a community organization designed to help individuals working behind the scenes in the music industry. We understand that these people dominate the industry, yet receive little recognition. The current music industry landscape makes it hard for people learn industry dynamics and knowledge, nearby resources, and career-boosting opportunities. Through conversation and community, we can build the foundation for an industry that values people more than anything else.

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Chicago Indie Labels You Should Know About

Chicago Indie Labels You Should Know About

Chicago has significantly grown its business presence in the music industry and independent labels are at the forefront of that growth. While New York, Los Angeles, and Nashville are well-known as the music markets with a lot of cash investment, Chicago has continued...

There’s a Caucus for the Music Industry?

There’s a Caucus for the Music Industry?

Industries of all kinds need committees in order to unite common causes and bring order to logistical and strategic chaos. In the case of the government, these are called caucuses. Often associated with nominating candidates, caucuses can also be defined as "a...

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Everyone in the music industry should learn this story. https://t.co/ZzVt1tbfdQ

I love seeing photographers in the photo pit smiling and talking to each other. It’s really nice to see camaraderie like that instead of vying for position. Warms my heart. You guys all rule. Anyone who ever needs a photo pass, don’t hesitate to ask me.

RIP to one of the greats. His iconic work will live on forever! https://t.co/3iEBl85ZXi
The Beatles @thebeatles
Robert Freeman, long time photographer of The Beatles, has passed away - he created some of the most iconic images of the band, featured on the album covers of With The Beatles, A Hard Day's Night, Beatles For Sale, Help! and Rubber Soul. https://t.co/W1upi05JCn

Robert Freeman, long time photographer of The Beatles, has passed away - he created some of the most iconic images of the band, featured on the album covers of With The Beatles, A Hard Day's Night, Beatles For Sale, Help! and Rubber Soul. https://t.co/W1upi05JCn

Long will his photos of the band be appreciated and continue to inspire other photographers.

Our thoughts are with his family and friends, along with our appreciation and gratitude for the creative work he produced for the band. https://t.co/nHBAx69leb