11:00 – 12:00
Applique Music A&Rs Lempo, Ruff Diamond and Will Darling sit in for this Demo Listening session. This is your chance to have your demos heard by industry experts, who will offer honest, constructive criticism as well as useful advice for moving forward with your music. Applique Music is an eclectic dance music label dedicated to discovering and nurturing production talent.
12:00 – 13:00
13:00 – 14:00
Radio still has the power to make or break records. For DJs and dance music it’s key to get tracks aired by tastemakers such as Annie Mac, Pete Tong, Gilles Peterson and support from BBC Radio 1, 6 Music, Rinse etc in order for tracks to crossover. And behind the scenes how can you get in, what’s the best tips to get noticed and have a weekly show showcasing your music styles. How is it done? What’s the process? Do tastemakers still have the power?How can you get into radio? DJ and broadcaster Edward Adoo will discuss and share his experiences.
14:00 – 15:00
There are some phenomenal DJs around the globe but you don’t find all of them in the clubs… Getting started and learning how to DJ is one thing, but how do you get yourself out of the bedroom and into the club? Hosted by On The Rise Music tutor Terry Hooligan, this panel of guests from different backgrounds and circuits will give you the best knowledge on how to promote yourself with real life experiences. From contacting promoters to representing yourself online, Terry will cover a broad range of topics to help get you out there the right way.
15:00 – 16:00
Applique Music’s Lempo and Will Darling share their knowledge in a key area for all producers: how to master a track. It’s no easy feat, but this session will show you how.