An Audience with…
Rob Hallett (CEO, Robomagic and former AEG Live UK boss) interviewed by James Hanley (Senior Staff Writer, Music Week/ Editor Music Week Live). Gain insight into his new venture and his 35 year career in the music industry.
CAREERS PANEL: Eat. Promo. Sleep. Repeat? A Career in Artist Relations & Events
Q&A with experts in music events and artists relations, discussing career paths and achievements. Hear advice and discussion on typical duties, how to get ahead and the difference in responsibilities between large and small companies.
Moderated by Ray Pope – Talent Acquisition Manager, Universal Music UK
Angie Jenkison – Music Manager, Teenage Cancer Trust
Caryn Tomlinson – Senior Vice President, Communications, Universal Music Group International
Kevin Reynolds – CEO, KRMB Management
Music Management & Artist Entrepreneurship: Does The New Artist Model Work?
Panel based Q&A for aspiring music managers and artist entrepreneurs. An artist’s right-hand-man, the music manager is the hidden member of any act. Behind the scenes they are responsible for making business decisions whilst enabling the artist to have the time and space to concentrate on creating and performing their music. Hear expert perspectives on how the rise of the ‘new artist model – anybody can make and distribute a recording’, which places an emphasis upon commercial autonomy by artists and entrepreneurs, has also created the need for the development of a new music business skill set.
Moderated by Roxanne de Bastion – Songwriter/Indie Director, Featured Artists Coalition
Josh Brandon – Senior Talent Manager, Insanity Group
Neil Simpson – Partner, ATC Management
A Million Love Songs Later: What Are The Elements Of A Great Love Song?
Tim Fraser, multi-platinum songwriter/ BASCA Board member, will be moderating this songwriting masterclass with songwriter, Ben Montague, providing advice and tips; 2 songwriters, Joe Jury and Charlene will perform one song each and get critiqued by this expert panel. Hear perspectives and engaging discussions on the ingredients of a great love song and tried and tested techniques.
MEET THE FUTURE: Live Performance and Q&A – Peermusic introduces CoCo and the Butterfields
Introduced by Nigel Elderton – Managing Director – Peermusic
Presented by Andy Ellis – PRS For Music
‘Meet the musician’ style performance and Q&A session – Nigel Elderton, European President of peermusic with CoCo and the Butterfields