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FMC tour and Guinness Amplify masterclasses happening this week in Limerick, Galway & Cork

FMC tour and Guinness Amplify masterclasses happening this week in Limerick, Galway & Cork


The next phase of Guinness Amplify kicks off  this week with a series of workshops around Ireland for bands in association with FMC along with the FMC tour.

From the 6th to 21st November, the masterclasses featuring speed sessions, workshops and panels will give bands insights from music industry professionals.

This week, it’s Limerick on Thursday / Galway on Friday and Cork on Saturday.

Experts include Ben Leahy (publisher) , Duncan Silvey (Digital Marketing and Research at Music Ally), Joe Clarke (Manager of the Strypes & Le Galaxie), Jenny Wren (Body and Soul booker), Nialler9, Jim Carroll (Irish Times), Brian Adams (Radio Programmer Today FM), Chris Keena (HMV), Mark Crossingham (Universal Music Ireland),  Ken Allen  (Manager – James Vincent McMorrow, Slow Skies, I have a Tribe) and more.

Next week, the masterclasses hit Dundalk, Kilkenny and Belfast.

Full info of each day here.

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There are a limited number of places available to bands on these dates:

If you’d like to attend email [email protected] with:
The name of your band or act
The number of places required
Your preferred location.

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