DIY Management tips, funding, marketing your brand, building a team, career planning, copyright/royalty collection.
Calgary Consultant - Leanne Harrison
Leanne Harrison is a managing partner at SIN Agency, a boutique artist management and booking agency with a focus on Independent Musicians. SIN Agency has offices in both Calgary and Toronto. Leanne has over eight years’ experience working with the best of Canadian and US unsigned artists in a variety of genres, as both manager and agent.
Her management roster includes these Alberta artists; All Else Fails (Edmonton – Metal), Matt Blais (Calgary – Blues Rock), The Grounds (Calgary – Rock Alternative) and is booking agent for Every Hour Kills (Calgary – Metal), Stone Iris (Edmonton – Blues Rock) and Dusty Tucker (Red Deer – Hardcore Rock).
For the past 3 years she has organized and run Road to Indie Week AB in partnership with Indie Week Canada, and been a judge at the Original Music Showcase in Calgary for 4 years. SIN Agency organizes 3 Blank-Fest benefit concerts annually; Vancouver, Calgary and now Toronto in support of homeless youth.
Edmonton Consultant - Laurie Brown
LJB Artist Management
Laurie Brown (Artist Manager), LJB Artist Management - With a professional designation in "Music Business - Artist Management" from Berklee College of Music, Artist Manager Laurie Brown can bring a wealth of experience and organizational skills to your career and allow you, the artist, to do what you do best - create and play music.
Artist Management - LJB Artist Management offers services for full-time and part-time musicians whose careers have reached the point where they need assistance with day-to-day business operations. We can assist with with Career Planning, Grant Writing, Copyrights, Royalty Collection, Festival and Showcase Submissions, Branding, Corporate and Event Bookings and more.
Management Consulting - Not every artist needs to have a full time manager on monthly retainer. SOME artists need assistance with SOME projects SOME of the time. LJB Artist Management can assist with career guidance, management consulting, royalty collection, grant writing and other music projects and services at an hourly rate, providing opportunities for affordable management assistance for all levels of artists from developing to established.
About Throwback Thursday
Every second Thursday Alberta Music brings in a variety of experts from the music industry to hold consultations that provide advice, insight and guidance to artists and aspiring industry who are Alberta Music members, free of charge.
Throwback Thursday takes place twice per month from January 15 to April 23 2015, and consultations are either one-on-one meetings or in small groups requesting similar information. Consultations take place in Edmonton and Calgary, though you may schedule a phone consultation if you live elsewhere in Alberta.< Previous Post Next Post >