A veteran of the indie music scene, Jennifer DaRe is producer, host and curator for the All Together Now Showcase at the world-renowned South-by-Southwest music conference. Now in its seventh year, Jennifer’s showcase receives more than 750 submissions annually from cutting-edge music acts across North America and Europe. Jennifer is responsible for booking each act, coordinating their itineraries and schedules, and working closely with labels, agents, managers, and publicists to ensure each band receives the best possible exposure and positioning.
“The All Together Now Showcase at SXSW is one of the most diverse musically, with a reputation for curating both unknown bands and those on their way to being the next big thing.” — Dennis “The Menace” Scheyer, KUSF
“Jennifer DaRe’s SXSW showcase was a wonderful and smooth running experience. The sound, venue and professionalism of Ms. DaRe and her staff was amazing.” — Warren Huart, VP Swing House
“Nobody has a better ear for knowing the difference between good and great musical acts than Jennifer DaRe.” — Will Hartman, Broadcast advertising copywriter, Ogilvy & Mather
In addition to curating the showcase, Jennifer is also an entertainment manager at one of LA’s top boutique talent management firms, Bohemia Group.
Born in Visalia, California, Jennifer began her pursuit of music at an early age. After graduating high school and arriving in LA at the age of 17, she became the lead singer of a successful folk-rock band that shared the stage with Stone Temple Pilots, Maroon 5, No Doubt, Incubus, Alien Ant Farm and many other successful acts of the 90’s. Jennifer was integral in securing a deal for her band with Sony Publishing.
With 25 years of experience in the music and entertainment industries, and 12 years in talent management, Jennifer has amassed a number of long-term relationships and connections with labels including Universal Republic, Universal Motown, A&M/Octone, ATO Records, Warner Bros, Sony, Redbull Records, and many more. She has close ties with prominent booking agencies including CAA, ICM, APA, WME, as well as numerous boutiques.
Jennifer’s experience, expertise and hard-work ethic make her one of the most respected, sought after music curators and showcase producers in the business.