Chicago, IL | Live Music 

My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style

  • The Strokes, Courtney Barnett, Beach House, Asgeir, OK Go, Phoenix, Lyhkke Li, The Struts, Arcade Fire, Catfish and the Bottlemen, Wolf Alice, Ezra Furman, Hozier, Milky Chance, Ratatat, Two Door Cinema Club, Silversun Pickups, JayZ, Rhianna, Metric, Cage the Elephant, Florence and the Machine, Arctic Monkeys, The Naked and Famous, Hockey, Wild Belle, Foster The People, Best Coast, The Kills, Cold Play, Muse, Chiddy Bang, B.O.B., Kid Cudi, The Joy Formidable.
  • Live Music, Autoracing, Scuba Diving, Biking, Tennis, Swimming, Video Games, Traveling
“Love of Volunteerism, Music, Travel, Tech, Science, Adventures, Movies, Photos, & of course Great Food paired with Even Better Wine!”

What are you looking for in a Network?

I’m looking for a network that has a lot of variety; a network that is exciting to watch, a network that has a great community of creative show producers and a network that has a great viewership with an interactive audience.

What events do you attend?

I attend a variety of concerts, sporting events, festivals, movies and plays/musicals. Some events that I’ve attended in the past include the following: Lollapalooza, Riot Fest, Wavefront, Sasquatch Fest, Shaky Knees, Spring Awakening, Pitchfork Music Fest, Jazz Fest, Blues Fest, Austin City Limits Music Festival, SxSw (South By Southwest), Football, Superbowl, US Open Tennis, Womens Soccer, Mens Soccer, World Cup Soccer, Hockey, Autoracing, Formula 1 racing, Indy Car Racing, Indy500, Art Festivals, CIMM Fest , Film Festivals

Who do you look up to in your profession and why?

I look up to the following people in the Television Music Industry:
1. Jerry Bryant: He has been producing him Music Television show, JBTV for over 30 years and is the hardest worker I know. He is very hands on and not just produces the show but also does the filming and editing of all the concerts both at the studio and on location.
2. Greg Corner: He is in the Band Kill Hannah and also the musical director at JBTV. He also DJ’s and does the Booking for JBTV. Greg has great musical taste and is also an extremely hard worker
3. Michael Harnett – Michael’s the Business manager at JBTV. He’s been in the Music Industry as long as Jerry and has a lot of contacts within all the record labels. Michael has a solid business mind and a great head on his shoulders, able to stay calm in any situation and always willing to help everyone at JBTV.

Do you create/co-produce your own video content?

Yes I do create/Co-produce my own video content

Do you play video games?

Yes I do Play video Games. Lately I’ve been playing the following: Fallout 4, Call Of Duty, Star Wars BattleFront, Mortal Kombat and Halo

Do you belong to any charities or non-profits, do volunteer work?

Yes, I do belong to non-profits and do volunteer work at For Goods.

What are the top 5 brands you’d like to work with?

Coca Cola, Live Nation, Pitchfork, Apple and Google

Chris Vicente

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