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CMU:DIY among the line-up at Urban Development’s All-Dayer

By | Published on Monday 26 September 2016

Urban Development All-dayer

Music education organisation Urban Development will stage its big All-Dayer event at Ravensbourne University in North Greenwich this coming Saturday, aimed at anyone and everyone at the start of their music careers, from future popstars to future label chiefs.

On the back of the recent season of CMU:DIY x Urban Development seminars that together provided a concise but comprehensive beginner’s guide to the business of music, CMU Business Editor Chris Cooke will be hosting three sessions as part of the All-Dayer programme. The first will provide a brief overview of the different kinds of music companies, before interviewing an eclectic mix of music professionals about their roles and careers to date. The second will explain how the streaming business works and how DIY artists can get their music online. And the third will look at artist management.

Also represented on the day with be an assortment of labels, media like GRM Daily, Complex UK and Reprezent FM, and industry organisations like UK Music and the Musicians’ Union. Among the sessions planned are ‘Grime 2.0: Debate The Future Of Urban Culture’, ‘Generation DIY’ and ‘Who Runs the World? Girls! The Women Behind UK Music’.

Tickets are just £12, or become a UD Creative for £24 and also get into the next season of CMU:DIY x UD events for free, plus a plethora of other benefits. Though use the promotional code CMUDIY and you’ll get discounts on both, first come first served. Click here to book tickets.