Inden SPOT Festival 2019 introducerer vi dig til flere af de internationale branchepersoner, som har bekræftet deres deltagelse på årets SPOT Festival. Her kan du møde Gary Mandel fra Entertainment One.
Du kan møde alle MXD’s internationale gæster til MXD’s Superbowl, vores årlige SPOT networking-arrangement mellem den internationale og danske musikbranche, som finder sted lørdag d. 4. maj i Aarhus Bowlinghal.
Name: Gary Mandel
Company: Entertainment One
Title: VP Creative / Head of Publishing UK
Based in: London
Can you tell us a bit about the company’s history and its roster? EOne owns Peppa Pig and produces films, including Green Book, Stan & Ollie, Vice. The music division is now three years old in the UK (much older in the US) and controls Death Row and Chuck Berry’s respective catalogues. The label had recent hits with Blueface – Thotiana and Kah Lo – Fake ID
– and a bit about the acts you personally work with at this moment? I only joined three months ago, give me a chance! 🙂 First signings being announced imminently.
What was the moment you decided you wanted to work with music? Watching The Prodigy play at Raindance Rave when I was 16.
What are your favourite Danish acts? Efterklang, Tina Dico, When Saints Go Machine, Agnes Obel, MØ, Fallulah
Best show you’ve ever seen hands down? Radiohead at Caesarea, a Roman amphitheater on the beach in Israel.