Festival Industry News

February 05, 2019

Inspirational Woman: Sangeeta Waldron, Founder & CEO, Serendipity PR & Media

Festival Live's Sangeeta Waldron is founder and CEO of Serendipity PR & Media and an award-winning PR and media professional. She started her career writing speeches for previous UK Prime Ministers, plus worked at the top level for brands such as the Economist Group; The Times; Mayor of Lon...

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February 05, 2019

Lawyers find it is murder on the dance-floor...

Festival Live speaker Andrew Sharland, a music litigation partner at London specialist firm Clintons - advisers to U2, the Stereophonics and Daft Punk - says this lack of success will have a significant impact. 'Those profits [made on US sales] do not come back to rest in the UK,' he says...

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February 05, 2019

‘Titan’ Adaptation Launched by China-U.K. Venture, & Festival Live speakers, Flying Tiger!

“Titan: Fighting Fantasy” has been set as the first project to flow from pioneering U.K.-Chinese film and TV venture Flying Tiger. Flying Tiger is a joint venture among veteran U.K. film financier Paul Brett (“The King’s Speech”), Meredith Brett, Jonny Boston and Al Man, a leading Chinese...

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February 07, 2019

Festival Live speaker Dr. Neil March made Fellow of RSA!

Composer and Demerara Records head Neil March has been made a Fellow of the Royal Society for the encouragement of the Arts. Neil told demerararecords.com ‘I am deeply honoured and I hope I can make a valid contribution to the work of this extraordinary and historic organisation’....

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February 05, 2019

The Vinyl Guide speaks with Discogs CEO Chad Dahlstrom!

Discogs CEO & Festival Live panellist Chad Dahlstrom sits down for a rare interview to discuss the focus areas for Discogs, talks about the challenges & opportunities, answers listener questions and more......

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