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  • Thursday Oct 9 | via WGNS-AM Murfreesboro 

    MTSU studies business of Bonnaroo with help from fes...

    Facing the crowd are, from left, panel moderator Pat Embry, director of MTSU's John Seigenthaler Chair of Excellence in First Amendment Studies; Bonnaroo co-founders Ashley Capps, Rick Farman and Jonathan Mayers; Charlie Jennings, Bonnaroo director of operations; Bryan Benson, vice president for Bonnaroo co-producer AC Entertainment; and Russ Bennett, Bonnaroo's head of visual design. Bonnaroo began as a way to reinvigorate outdoor music festivals, its organizers said Wednesday at MTSU, and over the last 13 years has used its business model to embrace and expand on the same peaceful, inclusive culture of the events that inspired it.

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  • Monday Oct 6 | via WGNS-AM Murfreesboro 

    Bonnaroo seminar on October 8th at MTSU

    MTSU's College of Mass Communication is giving the university community unprecedented access Wednesday, Oct. 8, to the co-founders and organizers of one of music's largest and most popular events: the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival. The daylong seminar, which is open to the public, will feature Bonnaroo co-founders Ashley Capps and Rick Farman and the festival's entire management team to discuss all aspects of the internationally acclaimed festival -- from its business model, planning, marketing and media to its community spirit, volunteerism, music and programming.

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