Sam is a seasoned music professional with nearly two decades of experience in the industry. Throughout his career, he has worked in various roles in production, management, events, and consultancy. He has a proven track record of working with a diverse range of clients, including artists, bands, young people, studios, theatres, festivals, and both the public and the private sector.
He serves on the boards of several prominent organisations, including the Greater Manchester Music Commission, Sound City Liverpool, Nordoff & Robbins and MyHub Manchester Music. Through his leadership and guidance, he continues to make a significant contribution to the development and growth of the music industry in the region and beyond.
As a passionate advocate for music, Sam is committed to making music accessible and meaningful to both creators and consumers. He is passionate about nurturing emerging talent in the industry and is seen providing opportunities for underrepresented voices to be heard.
• Why is it exactly the right time now to take part in the EMTBF programme that tackles the challenges in European music?
"The EMTBF programme equips music professionals with the skills and knowledge to navigate the rapidly changing European music industry and I believe now is the right time to stay ahead of the curve and tackle the challenges facing the European music industry."
• What are you looking forward to the most in the program?
“The EMTBF program presents a unique international opportunity for me to develop my skills and gain valuable insights particularly learn and work with industry experts, expand my network, and stay up-to-date with the latest trends in the European music industry."