Speakers

Every year BIGSOUND invites 100+ national and international speakers to share their expertise and talents. Speakers come from all areas of the industry including record labels, publishing companies, booking agents, music media, artist management, legal firms, festivals, studios, industry associations and more.

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS


BROTHER ALI

 

PETER GARRETT

 

MARC GEIGER

WME


JESSICA HOPPER

Pitchfork

    

SPEAKERS


ASHANTI ABDULLAH

Rhymesayers Entertainment

 

JOE ALEXANDER

Bedroom Suck Records

 

GRAHAM (ASHO) ASHTON

Footstomp Music


DARRYL BAILEY

Six Boroughs Media

 

TUNJI BALOGUN

Sony Music/RCA Records

 

PAUL BARCLAY

ABC RN


ALLEN BARGFREDE

Berklee College of Music

 

ERIC BARLEEN

Another Planet Entertainment

 

RUTH BARLOW

Beggars Group UK


ADAM BAUER

Fleming Artists

 

DEAN BEIN

True Panther Sounds

 

STEVE BELL

The Music / themusic.com.au

JAMIE BENNETT

Crown Ruler / Red Bull Music Academy

 

MARIEL BEROS

AMIN

 

MARSHALL BETTS

The Windish Agency


SAT BISLA

A&R Worldwide

 

GUY BLACKMAN

Chapter Music

 

LINDA BOSIDIS

Mushroom Music Publishing


SCOTT BRADBURY

Inertia

 

KIRSTY BROWN

MusicNSW

 

MICHELLE BROWN

4ZZZ Radio


PAUL BUCK

Coda Agency

 

TIM BYRON

 

ROB CANNON

Australian Institute of Music


SARAH CASEY

Leighton-Pope Organisation

 

SIMONA CASTRICUM

Musician, Activist

 

ELI CHAMRAVI

Wild Thing Presents


JAKE CLELAND

STRINE WHINE

 

JEN CLOHER

Milk! Records

 

MAGGIE COLLINS

Fans Creative Management


JOEL CONNOLLY

Umbrella Artist Management

 

RACHEL CRAGG

Nettwerk

 

BILL CULLEN

One Louder Entertainment


JACOB DANEMAN

Pitch Perfect PR

 

GLENN DICKIE

SOUNDS AUSTRALIA

 

NICK DIDIA


EMMA DONOVAN

Emma Donovan and The Putbacks

 

VIC EDIRISINGHE

Astral People

 

MATHEW EGGLESTON

2DayFM Sydney


ANDY FARROW

Northern Music Co.

 

ERIN FLANAGAN

Boiler Room

 

HANNAH FOX

Dark Mofo


MEREDITH FRASER

Panache Booking

 

KWEEN G

GRINDIN'

 

JOSH GARDINER

VICE


CHRIS GILL

Northside Records

 

MIKE GLYNN

JB HI FI

 

DAVID GOLDSEN

Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.


MICHAEL GOLDSTONE

Mom + Pop Music

 

STEPHEN GOODHEW

FBi Radio

 

STEPHEN GREEN

SGC Media Group


BRANDON HAAS

BMI

 

CATHERINE HARIDY

CHM

 

JUSTIN HEAZLEWOOD


MEG HELSEL

Grandstand Media

 

KATE HENNESSY

Freelance

 

JULIAN HEWITT

Media Arts Lawyers


KANE HIBBERD

The Art of Capture

 

PAUL HUTTON

Metropolis Music

 

SI JAY GOULD

Wondercore Island


CHRIS JOHNSON

Amrap - CBAA: Australian Music Radio Airplay Project

 

IAN JORGENSEN

A Low Hum

 

LIO KANINE

Kanine Records


LACHLAN KANONIUK

THUMP

 

MIKE KATZ

Harvey Sutherland

 

DECLAN KELLY

Dream Kit


EMILY KELLY

Deathproof Presents

 

KRISTINA KELMAN

Queensland University of Technology

 

STEPHEN KING

Believe Digital


KLP

 

JULIAN KNOWLES

Macquarie University

 

RAHUL KUKREJA

Livescape Asia


HAU LATUKEFU

 

ANNA LAVERTY

 

DARREN LEVIN

Junkee Media


ADAM LEWIS

Planetary Group

 

ADAM LEWIS

Secret Garden Festival

 

SHANNON LOGAN

Jet Black Cat Music


LUKE LOGEMANN

UNFD

 

HELEN MARCOU

Bakehouse Studios/SLAM

 

BEN MARTIN

Golden Era Records


ALEX MAXWELL

Troubadour

 

LORRAE MCKENNA

Remote Control Records

 

AIDAN MCLAREN

UNIFIED / The Hills Are Alive


RHETT MCLAREN

The Hills Are Alive/UNIFIED

 

ROBIN MCNICOL

Superfly

 

AVERY MCTAGGART

The Windish Agency


MILLIE MILLGATE

SOUNDS AUSTRALIA

 

ELIZABETH MOODY

Pandora

 

JOSH MOORE

The Bowery Presents


AMY MORGAN

Beggars Music/Glass Animals

 

EVELYN MORRIS

LISTEN

 

KIM MOYES

The Presets


JOHN MULLEN

Dew Process

 

BEN MUNRO

Hostess

 

YVETTE MYHILL

Association of Artist Managers (AAM)


ROBB NANSEL

Saddle Creek

 

TRAD NATHAN

Crowbar

 

JEREMY NEALE

Jeremy Neale


ANITA NEDELJKOVIC

The Venue Collective

 

DAN NEVIN

AIR (Australian Independent Record Labels Association)

 

MICHAEL NIEVES

Sugaroo!/Native Tongue America


LIZ NORTHEAST

The Orchard

 

BEN O'CONNOR

Chapter Music

 

JACINTA PARSONS

ABC


KATIE PEARSON

Whiskey Houston / LISTEN

 

JOHANN PONNIAH

I OH YOU

 

JOE PORN

Music Glue


TIMOTHY POULTON

Music Feeds / Evolve Media

 

BLAKE RAYNER

Dew Process, Create/Control, Secret Sounds Touring

 

REBECCA REATO

Deathproof Presents


KIRSTY RIVERS

Creative Victoria

 

NIKI ROBERTON

IAMSOUND

 

DANNY ROGERS

Lunatic Entertainment and St Jerome's Laneway Festival


DAN ROSEN

ARIA and PPCA

 

MONIQUE ROTHSTEIN

Positive Feedback / Little May

 

ZAN ROWE

triple j


BEN SALTER

 

ASHLEY SAMBROOKS

Higher Plains

 

JACQUELINE SATURN

Harvest Records


JOE SCHIAVON

Global Live

 

PAUL SLOAN

Billions Australia

 

SARAH SMITH

Junkee Media


LAURA SNAPES

Freelance writer

 

ADAM SPARK

Birds of Tokyo

 

KATIE STEWART

Lunatic Entertainment


STUART STUART

Analog Heart Records

 

DEB SUCKLING

#Noton and SugarRush Music

 

JENNIFER SULLIVAN

memBrain LLC


JUSTIN SWEETING

WME

 

MATT TANNER

Native Tongue Music Publishing

 

JEN TAUNTON

Level Two Music


LAUREN TAYLOR

Triple R Broadcasters

 

MARCUS TEAGUE

Freelance

 

TYLER TREVES

Double C Promotions


LEIGH TREWEEK

The Music

 

CAITLIN VEITCH

Third Side Music

 

PHIL WALDORF

Secretly Group


JAY WALKERDEN

Nova 106.9

 

JAMES WARE

Waving At Trains

 

MATT WILKINSON

NME


JULIA WILSON

Rice Is Nice

 

SIMON WINKLER

Triple R FM, Melbourne

 

LYSANDRA WOODS

Third Side Music


MELISSA YONG

Other Sounds / Village Sounds

 

REBECCA YOUNG

WME

 

ROB ZIFARELLI

The Agency Group


DANNY ZOOK

Alien Music Services

 

DANNI ZUVELA

Liquid Architecture Sound Inc.