Business Affairs Director
Michael is a UK-based entertainment lawyer and music business consultant. He has worked in the music industry since 1996 enjoying successful stints at Island Records and the Association of Independent Music (AIM), a music business trade association that represents independent record labels.
In addition to working with a number of independent artists and music businesses, Michael supports a diverse range of grass roots creative projects and has consulted on a number of creative stand-alone projects including music business roadshows, theatrical productions and cross-cultural community music projects.
Michael recently launched his new website yeahpod.co.uk, which provides reviews, tips and advice for musicians and music industry professionals. The site also hosts a new podcast series called ‘Drop da Biscuit’ featuring interviews with top musicians and other creatives.
“Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.”