Gavin Foord (Foor collective)

post on: March 9, 2018

Gavin Foord, FooR Gavin represents FooR, a Southampton based collective of producers, musicians, DJs, and MCs at the forefront of the current UK Garage revival. Championed by the likes of Radio 1’s MistaJam and DJ Target, they’ve so far released a handful of singles (including ‘Down’ feat. Karen Harding), and remixed the likes of Wretch32, Tinchy […]

Diamond Age// Dan O’Farrell // Clare Canning // Jones & Bull DJ set

post on: March 3, 2018

March 10 Sotones presents: Diamond Age// Dan O’Farrell // Clare Canning // Jones & Bull DJ set Where: Unity Brewing Co., Unit 10, Belgrave Rd Southampton, SO17 3EA Date: March 10, 2018 ● Time: 10:00 am – 10:00 pm ● Plus, from midday: A pop-up exhibition featuring the World’s best screen print gig posters, brought to you by The […]

Alan McGee (Creation Records, Poptones)

post on: March 2, 2018

Alan McGee has been a record label owner, musician, manager, and music blogger for The Guardian and Huffington Post. He is best known for co-founding and running the independent Creation Records label from 1983 to 1999, and the Poptones label from 1999 to 2007. He has managed or championed successful acts such as The Jesus and Mary […]

Jon Stewart (Guitarist with Sleeper)

post on: March 2, 2018

Guitarist and songwriter Jon Stewart formed what became the Britpop band Sleeper with Louise Wener whilst they were both students at University of Manchester. The band recorded for Sony/BMG 1993-98 and enjoyed three UK Top 10 albums (one silver, one gold, one platinum) and eight UK Top 20 singles. They toured the UK, Europe, Japan […]

Sarah Hall (Senior Publicist, Sony Music)

post on: March 1, 2018

Sarah Hall has worked for Sony Music for 8 years as a Senior Publicist. Her clients include Justin Timberlake, Miley Cyrus, Meghan Trainor, The Chainsmokers and Chris Brown. She has an MA and BA (Hons) in Journalism Studies.

Julian Deane (Raygun Management)

post on: March 1, 2018

Julian Deane is the Founder of Raygun, a Brighton based Management Company, Record Label and Publisher whose roster includes The XCERTS, Luke Sital-Singh, The Wytches, and Tigercub amongst others. Founded in 2007, Julian built Raygun by developing a talented group of young friends in a spirit of togetherness. In 2016 Julian co-founded a new record […]

Shadow Child (DJ, producer, label owner)

post on: March 1, 2018

From making mixtapes for the family car in the 80’s with pop records, to a BBC Radio 1 residency, providing part of GTAV’s FlyLo soundtrack and establishing 2 solid aliases that have been hugely responsible for switching up trends in House music… Shadow Child (fka Dave Spoon) is one of the Worlds most respected producers. […]

Nick Halkes (MD, Incentive Music Management Ltd, UK)

post on: February 28, 2018

Nick Halkes has played an important and consistently dynamic role in the development of electronic music culture for close to thirty years. Perhaps most notably as the founder of both the XL Recordings and Positiva labels and for his unique role in the development of The Prodigy (he signed a young Liam Howlett to XL […]

Sabine G. Jones (copyright and neighbouring rights expert)

post on: February 28, 2018

A native of Munich, Sabine is a translator for English and French. After eight years in the international royalties department at German copyright society GEMA, she moved to the UK and into PRS’ international department in 2000. Intrigued by so-called ‘neighbouring rights’ (NR), she became MD of PAMRA, the UK artists’ society, four years before […]


post on: February 28, 2018

British musician ECKOES merges cutting-edge textures with soulful hooks to create her sublime and unmistakeable sonic world. A voice that will “make the hairs on the back of your neck stand up” [BBC Radio] she’s one of the most intriguing and emotive new outpourings to emerge from the London circuit. Naturally, tastemakers’ praise has come […]