Popular music, in its unique way as an independent art form, is not just about entertainment but also about its distinctive value and power of appealing to and penetrating into the general public where people easily relate to its presentation. 2016 Golden Melody Festival invites international heavyweights of the music industry and domestic professionals to share the stories behind their creation and production in order to introduce relevant international trends and perspectives and encourage industrial activities and competition.
Date：6／23 Thu 1700-1830
Topic：Bridging Asia and the West through Music
Speaker：Adam Nierow - Co-Founder, Mr. Fantastic Music
Adam Nierow is the co-founder of Mr. Fantastic Music, a US-based music solutions company focusing on Asian markets, especially the Greater China Region. Adam wears many hats — songwriter, producer, A&R, business development, marketing, etc. With a passion for creating and connecting, and having a global mindset, Adam continues to grow the Mr. Fantastic Music brand. At the University of Virginia, he co-founded the Academical Village People (AVP), a popular all-male a cappella group which is still going strong today. A creative entrepreneur at heart, Adam is also co-developing a children’s entertainment property which teaches and celebrates Chinese culture through folklore, breathtaking visuals, and a cast of international students. He also loves all things Swedish. And speaks fluent Spanish. Hola.
Mr. Fantastic is a US-based music solutions company with offices in Los Angeles and New York. Their elite team of composers, songwriters, producers, and sound engineers works with Grammy award-winning artists and international superstars, including Jennifer Lopez, DJ Havana Brown, Charice, Wonder Girls, Girls’ Generation, TVXQ/Tohoshinki, SHINee, Momo Wu, David Foster, RedOne, DJ Frank E, Diane Warren, and Claude Kelly. Mr. Fantastic also creates music for some of the biggest names in entertainment, media, and fashion, including Disney, MTV, Universal, Sony, FOX Broadcasting, Nickelodeon, SM Entertainment, Maybelline, L’Oreal, Calvin Klein and Gap. Their music is often featured in major films and television programs all over the world.