On January 30th, Copenhell freezes over as 6 up and coming Metal bands take the stage at VEGA. Besides witnessing the bands, you’ll get the chance to meet the key Metal industry people, who’ll be attending the networking event prior to the concerts. Over the next weeks, MXD will introduce you to some of the people, whom you’ll get to meet.
Name & company: Bauke de Groot, Soulfood Music Distribution
Tell us about your work: I’m the label manager, and I manage everything that we distribute in Europe, focused on Germany, Austria and Switzerland. I coordinate promotion, marketing, pre-sales, handle all stocks and related business, look for new labels, handle sales campaigns, bookings and so on.
What bands do you work with? Too many to name them all. A few of them include: H2O, Comeback Kid, Paragon, HSB, Traitor, Rykers, Nasty, Boy Hits Car, Lionhearted, Devil In Me and many more.
Do you work with any Danish artists? Unfortunately not.
Who plays the meanest Metal shows these days? Five Finger Death Punch, H2O.
To learn more about When Copenhell Freezes Over and how to attend, read here
You can get an overview of some of the other industry delegates and get tips for working in the Metal business here