The Future of Music Coalition is holding their Future of Music Policy Summit in Washington DC, October 3-5, 2010. This series of articles is dedicated to my son Max, and all the other 10-year-olds of the world.

MMT is officially declaring October as the Future of Music Month.  There was a full house at the 10th Anniversary Future of Music Policy Summit on Sunday, with much more to come over the next two days.  If you can’t make it to Georgetown University, there will be live webcasts of all mainstage programming on Monday and Tuesday at

Very impressed with the panelists and the organization and quality of the sessions so far, and looking forward to the upcoming events.  In the meantime, if you’re in DC don’t miss the Dear New Orleans benefit concert at the Black Cat Monday night.

Otherwise, check the MMT Flickr site for photos, and come back here throughout the month for features on the Summit sessions and speakers.  We will explore the Future of Music and reveal the answers to questions such as: