Music careers advice

Industry Insights in Music

Working as a music promoter

Working as a music promoter

The qualities and skills to be a music promoter

Guitar technician

Guitar technician

Big-name bands in a backstage music career

Growing your music career

Growing your music career

David McAlmont on keeping a versatile music career

Status update: new job

Status update: new job

Using social networking to boost your career

Getting into backstage work

Getting into backstage work

7 tips for finding backstage technical work


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Creative People in Music

Kid Circus, DJ and producer

Kid Circus, DJ and producer

"It sounds clichéd, but don’t give up."

Matt Wolliscraft, promoter

Matt Wolliscraft, promoter

"I like it when band and audience really connect."

Miles Baldwin, duty technician

Miles Baldwin, duty technician

Working at The Backstage Centre

Neil Butler, artistic director

Neil Butler, artistic director

"Only continue if you feel passionate about it."

JD Hawksley, audio visual technician

JD Hawksley, audio visual technician

"Your past experience is your toolbox of ideas."


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Job profiles in Music

Producer (live events)

Producer (live events)

Running successful live spectacles

Music performer

Music performer

Performers in the music industry are musicians

Backstage crew

Backstage crew

Looking after technology, equipment, and physical staging

Producer-engineer (music)

Producer-engineer (music)

The skills you need to be a producer-engineer

Sound technician

Sound technician

A complex and specialised role


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