Mondo.NYC Launches Inaugural New York City Festival

If you are looking for an alternative to CMJ Music Marathon then look no further. Music industry pioneers Bobby Haber and Joanne Abbot Green announced the launch of Mondo.NYC —a festival, business summit and community— which will celebrate groundbreaking performers, while connecting innovators in music, technology and content in a shared mission to empower artists and revolutionize the music industry through technology.

The first annual Mondo.NYC festival and business summit will be held Sept. 14-18, 2016, in New York City.

“At this pivotal moment in the evolution of music, pop culture, technology and communications, there has never been a more crucial time for veterans and pioneers alike to convene, connect, disrupt and collaborate with one another,” says Haber. Abbot Green adds: “Mondo brings together deeply passionate music fans and artists and the groundbreaking network of music and technology entrepreneurs, innovators, executives and enthusiasts who are reshaping popular culture in the twenty-first century.”

The festival will include a music, tech and media summit during the day, hosted at New York University (NYU), and live music showcases hosted at night, at venues across Manhattan and Brooklyn. Daniel Glass, President and Founder of Glassnote Records, has already been announce as the opening keynote speaker.

For artists looking to perform at this years Mondo.NYC festival, apply online at

For those looking to attend the festival, purchase tickets online at

For more information on Mondo.NYC, visit