Musings

Business Planning Workshop

June 19, 2015

I’ve just had a fantastic afternoon delivering a 3-hour Business Planning Workshop for Creative Industry Finance. A classroom of creative business people from fashion to publishing to tech design and animation, all bending their brains around what they should include... Read More

Easy Money? Funding Creativity- Sat 18th October 09.45-16.00

October 16, 2014

I’ll be speaking at this event in Retford. DATE: Sat 18 Oct | TIME: 09.45-16.00hrs |VENUE: The Well, Hospital Road, Retford, DN22 7BD | Venue details here: thewellrbc.org/#/venue-hire/community-suite SPEAKERS & AGENDA Welcome & Introduction 10.00-10.15 Interview 10.15-10.45 Remi Harris –... Read More

Crowd Control: financing music projects via crowd-funding.

October 16, 2014

This article first appeared in issue 37 of The Works – the magazine of BASCA, the British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors. Crowd-funding has become incredibly high profile in the last year. Amanda Palmer became one the most well-known... Read More

Why the music industry needs to be fluent in funder-speak.

October 16, 2014

Getting funding for music seems to be an obsession at the moment, with the launch of several new schemes in 2013 alone to provide loans, investment and grants to music companies for artist development, most recently Momentum Music. But didn’t... Read More