BORN TO BE WIDE AND DUMFRIES MUSIC CONFERENCE PRESENT OFF THE RECORD DUMFRIES
Off The Record is an event series for young musicians and those who want to work in the music industry, and is open to anyone aged 14-25.*
The event will feature key figures from the music business taking part in seminars, workshops and advice sessions – all geared to demystifying the industry and providing knowledge to get started.
Admission fee includes lunch and £25 EmuBands voucher | Tickets must be bought in advance.
For all the latest updates, join our Facebook event.
- Aimmi Dunsmuir (ATC Management)
- Ally Gray (EmuBands)
- Amy Ferguson (BBC Radio Scotland)
- Chris Beltran (DF Concerts / Atlantic Records)
- Derick Mackinnon (New Found Sound)
- Jannica Honey (Music Photographer)
- Michael Lambert (A Modern Way Management)
- Nick Roberts (Electric Fields Festival)
- Nora Winstanley (Sound Engineer)
- Olaf Furniss (Scotland on Sunday)
- Toni Malyn (EmuBands)
Organising & Getting Gigs
Find out what promoters look for, how to organise your own gig and how to avoid losing lots of money.
Working in Music
A look at the diverse job opportunities in music and how to get your foot in the door.
Learn how a record label works, and how to release and sell your music.
Promoting Your Music
How to get noticed by radio, press and future fans.
Need to Know: Collection Societies
What they are and how to make money using collection societies.
Need to Know: Music Photography
The importance of music photography.
Visit the website for updates and more info: www.offtherecord.me
**A parental consent form is required from attendees under the age of 18, it can be downloaded here**
*We are sorry, Off The Record is not open to anyone over 25. However, we run plenty of events open to all ages. Sign up to our mailing list at www.borntobewide.co.uk for more info.
Off The Record is supported by the Scottish Government’s Youth Music Initiative (YMI) programme, which is administered by Creative Scotland.