The team behind hit fan conventions BroadwayCon, LeakyCon, and Con of Thrones present PODX - a new podcast convention
PRESS RELEASE — April 24, 2019
New York NY, USA—After a decade creating first-rate memorable events for fans, Mischief Management, the company behind BroadwayCon, LeakyCon, and Con of Thrones, presents PodX, a new podcast convention for fans, creators, and professionals alike.
PodX will debut at the Music City Center in Nashville, Tenn., bringing together the industry’s biggest fans, podcasters, networks, and professionals for three days of celebration and exploration of the evolving art and business of podcasting.
PodX will take place May 31–June 2, 2019 at the Music City Center in Nashville. Tickets are on sale now at PodX.com.
Featured podcasts include Undisclosed, Oh No Ross and Carrie, The Polygon Show, The Bright Sessions, Accused, The History Chicks, and more, with many more to be added. The debut slate of featured presenters include Rabia Chaudry (Undisclosed, also known for her work on Serial), Aaron Mahnke (Lore, Cabinet of Curiosities), Steven Ray Morris (Producer, My Favorite Murder), Franchesca Ramsey (Last Name Basis), and many more.
Stitcher, Vox Media, Wondery, and Book Riot have also signed on as the first slate of network sponsors.
The programming schedule features nearly 100 hours of original programming, including 30 hours of live shows, plus panels, workshops, game shows, and more, all featuring top podcasters and leading experts. The full programming schedule can be found at PodX.com/schedule.
“Podcasting is in our bones at Mischief,” said Melissa Anelli, Founder and CEO of Mischief Management. “I’ve been a podcaster since 2005 and have had a front-row seat to this medium as it has changed and flourished. As podcasting continues to become even more integral to our lives, we are excited to do what we do best — bring all that passion into an incredible, memorable live experience.”
For more information, visit PodX.com.
Ticket Information Tickets for PodX are on sale now. Three different ticket types are available, with experiences geared toward every type of podcast enthusiast. Ticket types include $49 for a single-day Festival Pass, $129 for a three-day Fan Pass, and $199 for a three-day Podcast Pro Pass. Additional information about each ticket type can be found at PodX.com/tickets.
For more information, please visit PodX.com.
Facebook: facebook.com/PodXConvention / Twitter: @ThePodX / Instagram: @ThePodX
About Mischief ManagementMischief Management produces fan conventions focusing on community, content, and creativity. Since 2009, it has served tens of thousands of fans, providing a fun, vibrant, and safe space to enjoy the things they love. Mischief Management’s event lineup includes Con of Thrones (for fans of Game of Thrones and the writings of George R.R. Martin), BroadwayCon (for fans of theatre and Broadway), LeakyCon (for fans of Harry Potter and J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World), and PodX (for fans of podcasts and podcasting). Mischief Management produces AlienCon on behalf of A+E Networks. More information about each of Mischief Management’s events can be found at MischiefManagement.com.
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