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David Silbaugh

Talent Buyer & Production Supervisor,
Summerfest
Milwaukee, WI, USA
Silbaugh is best known as a Talent Buyer and Production Supervisor for Summerfest, "The World's Largest Music Festival", in Milwaukee, WI. The 11 day festival books over 800 artists in nearly all genres, featuring international headlining artists as well as emerging artists. He is also currently serving as an A&R Consultant for GMR Marketing and consults for them on other music related projects.

David’s background is diverse, having held positions in A&R for an indie label, artist management, artist relations for musical instrument manufacturers, and more. He also co-founded and co-produced the former Yellow Phone Music Conference in Milwaukee, with programming that featured numerous industry luminaries, as well as showcases with emerging and unsigned talent.

A musician and an active member of The Recording Academy (GRAMMYs), he has served on the Board Of Governors and as Secretary and Vice President of the Chicago/Midwest Chapter. He currently serves on The Recording Academy Advocacy Committee, the Board of Directors for Sing Me A Story and the advisory boards for The Les Paul Experience and FestForums.