This month BMIN are pleased to welcome guest speaker Brett Leboff of Diplomats of Sound.
Brett has a 20 years+ career in the music industry as a pro drummer, producer, manager, mentor, coach and strategist. He is about to publish a book entitled Staying Sane coming out on 30th May 2018. Be sure to come along for some pearls of wisdom and an insight into his new book.
We are pleased to announce that our guest speaker on 6th September will be Will Spencer of artist web platform, ‘Music Glue’.
Music Glue is a specialist platform for the music business on which artists, managers, labels, merchandisers and promoters can create a stunning free website and online store in minutes. You can customise your website down to the pixel and sell music, tickets, merchandise and experiences, direct to fans, in one transaction. Built by artists for artists, Music Glue is now used by over 35,000 bands worldwide, with offices in London, New York and Sydney.
Happy New Year to you all! Hope you can make the first meeting of the new year. Please come armed with your music-related New Year’s Resolutions. We’d love to hear what you have set in your minds for the months ahead. Maybe others in the group can help you achieve them.
Guest Speaker is our good friend and regular to Bmin meetings Claire Rose from PRS. Claire will be covering the PRS plans for 2016.
Terrace Bar, Colston Hall, 12.00pm till 14.00pm. Wednesday 4th January. Members free entry. Guests £2.00. Includes refreshments and sandwiches so come early 🙂
Don’t forget the last Bmin meeting of the year on Wednesday 7th December, 12.00pm till 14.00pm, top floor of the Colston Hall foyer.
We will be covering the plans for 2017 and we will be hearing from Richard Clegg and Maricia Klincke of Community Music (CM Sounds), discussing their Music Leader Training Programme which will be running in Bristol in the new year.
Well it’s another month already but lots to cover as usual and a great chance to meet up with all kinds of people from all areas of the local music scene and beyond. Everyone gets a chance to say who they are and what they do and this month there is no guest speaker so plenty of time for some hard core networking. See you there 🙂
TODAY: 12.00pm through till 14.00pm, The Lantern, Colston Hall, Bristol. Free entry with free coffeee/tea and sandwiches.
After the buzz created during and after last month’s Bmin meeting we are really excited to be catching up will you all again today for our July meeting. There is plenty to tell you about and we will be announcing our first full evening meeting which will be on Wednesday 15th July in the Terrace Bar from 6pm till 8pm. See you later!
The next Bmin meeting in the Terrace Bar, top floor of the Colston Hall foyer. The meeting runs from 12.30pm till 1.30pm on Wednesday 6th May, with networking opportunities before and after (12.00 till 2.00pm). Refreshments provided. Our guest speakers this session include Conal Dodds from Metropolis, an International Booking Agency, Events & Artist Management Company and Si Chai from local Agency Diplomats of Sound. Polling day is the 7th so unless you are a candidate no excuses 🙂 See you all there! For further information click here: Meetings.