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The Artist vs The Manager
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What To Expect
What does a Manager do? What do they look for in an artist to potentially Manage? When might you need a Manager and how do you go about attracting one?
How to build your profile as a new/emerging artist. What does an artist look for in a Manager? How much is down to the artist, and how much; the Manager?
Duncan Ellis, Artist Manager, Atlas Artists
For the past 13 years Ellis has successfully managed and helped develop artists including The Young Knives (Transgressive), The Rumble Strips (Island), Foals (Transgressive), Everything Everything (RCA), Lianne La Havas (WBR) and Kodaline (RCA). His company’s current managed roster comprises of Skinny Living (Polydor), Face (WBR), Celeste and Rachel Chinouriri.
Ryan Johston, Lead Singer, Skinny Living
Skinny Living are a three piece English indie rock band from Wakefield, England. The band is made up of a blend of vocalists, songwriters and musicians; namely Ryan Johnston (vocals), Will Booth (guitar), and Danny Hepworth (guitar).
The band signed to RCA Records in 2017, and then to Polydor in 2019. That same year saw them have their tracks featured on the likes of Clash Magazine, play over 250 shows, as well as being selected to headline Live at Leeds.
For 2020 they are going to be touring with The Kaiser Chiefs as well as headlining their own shows in London and Leeds.