Where & When –
Can you imagine what the world would be like if Bowie had never created the Ziggy Stardust persona? If Phil Spector never created the ‘wall of sound’? Or if Elvis never sexualised Rock&Roll? The music industry is one of the fastest moving out there and like any creative industry, it is forever pushing the boundaries of popularity, normality and controversy. However, with more and more artists appearing each day, the music scene is becoming increasingly saturated. This can often inflict on creativity and can lull people into a comfortable, non-porgressive mindset.
Thus, we, as music lovers, rely on that those unique individuals who you only come across once in a while. They think differently, they create trends and most of all, they lay the foundations for the next music phenomenon. These trailblazers can transform the music industry as we know it. They are sometimes viewed as mavericks in their field, yet it is frightening to think where would be without them. This panel will feature 4 10 minute talks from some of the industry’s modern trailblazers as they share their amazing stories and pass on their innovative mindset to the next generation.