Listen and Exchange Conference Coming in February

 Aspiring music professionals are expected to attendl this year's Worldwide Music Producers' Listen and Exchange music conference.

The gathering, which takes place Feb. 23-24 at the Houston Marriott West Loop in Houston, Texas, offers a way for artists, writers, managers, agents and other entertainment industry business executives to get their music heard, as well as meet, talk and do business with one another.

Events include the Listen and Exchange showcase/networking extravaganza, platinum producer's panel, VIP reception, a "Crunk or Skunk" CD listening session and closing night soiree (open mic and artist's showcase)

Created by entertainment attorney Dedra Davis, the Worldwide Music Producers' Listen and Exchange has attracted attendees from all over the world, including Croatia, Yugoslavia, Italy, Sweden, Brazil, and Canada.

"'Listen and Exchange'" was created as my way of contributing back to the community," Davis said. "I am providing producers and artists the opportunity to have their music heard, while meeting and making deals with like-minded people from all over the USA, as well as persons from other countries."

In conjunction with the event, a music producer contest is being held.

Deadline to enter is Friday (Jan. 12). For registration information, visit

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