News 25 March 2019

Annie Mac Announces Full Panel Line-Up & Timetable For AMP London 2019

25 March 2019

Annie Mac has announced the full panel line-up and timetable for the upcoming AMP conference.

Between Wednesday 27th March and Saturday 30th March, Annie Mac and SJM Concerts will take over London with four days of music discovery and discussions – carefully curated by Annie Mac – and the panels and the timetable for the conference taking place at the Moth Club in Hackney on the 29th and 30th March have been announced.

In partnership with Music Week, the first day of the conference on Friday 29th March 2019 will focus on current discussions in music. The following conference day will focus on the next generation of talent within the music industry.

The full line-up is as follows:

Friday 29th March 2019

“Where Are All The Female Bosses?” In Association with Smirnoff Equalising Music

12:00pm – 1:00pm

Carla Marie Williams, Songwriter / Founder, Girls I Rate

Charlotte Gunn, Editor, NME

Emily Eavis, Co-Organiser, Glastonbury Festival

Olivia Nunn, Co-Managing Director, Island Records

Moderated by Annie Mac

“Cancelling Artists: Should The Industry Play Judge & Jury”

1:15pm – 2:15pm

Ben Zand, Journalist / Documentary Maker, BBC

Laura Snapes, Deputy News Editor, The Guardian

Moderated by Ben Homewood – Music Week

“Playing The Playlist Game: How Do You Break Artists in 2019?”

2:30pm – 3:30pm

Jasmine Srih, Music Programmer, Boiler Room

Mark Strippel, Head of Content commissioning, BBC Radio 1Xtra

Tom March, Co-President, Polydor

Paul Trueman, General Manager, AWAL

Moderated by Annie Mac

“Breaking Down Barriers: How Black British Artists Are Storming The Charts” In Association With GRM Daily

3:45pm – 4:45pm

Alex Boateng, President of Urban Division, Island Records UK

Andy Musgrave, Founder, Supernature

Clare Scivier, Founder, Your Green Room

Parris Oh, Senior Urban Artist Manager, RCA Records

Posty, CEO, GRM Daily

Moderated by DJ Target

Saturday 30th March 2019

Bossing The Algorithm – Harnessing Social Media for your Career with Dirty Hit

12:00pm – 1:00pm

Ed Blow & Jack Caldwell – General Manager & Head of Digital

Managing Your Future: The Managers That Changed The Game

1:15pm – 2:15pm

Amy Morgan, Artist Manager, September Management

Guv, CEO, Catalyst Management

Jazz Sherman, Founder, Hunger MGMT

How Will The Female Voice Impact Rap Music in 2019?

2:30pm – 3:30pm

Caroline Simionescu-Marin, A&R Manager, XL Recordings

Dion Sincere Lizzy, Entrepreneur, Young Entrepreneurs

Ms Banks

Taking The Alternative Route, in Conversation with AWAL & Annie Mac

3:45pm – 4:45pm

Speakers to be Announced

Self Made Story: Sink The Pink in Conversation with Annie Mac

5:00pm – 6:00pm

Glyn Fussell & Amy Zing, Founders, Sink The Pink

The two-day conference will complement AMP’s unmissable live shows in which forty live music acts will play across fourteen different venues in London.

For more information on the huge event and to sign up for tickets for the conference, click here.