Keynote: Alan McGee interviewed by Olaf Furniss
Saturday, Nov 27, 2010
Alan McGee co founded and run the independent Creation Records label from 1983 to 1999, signed Oasis, My Bloody Valentine and Primal Scream and went on to manage artists like The Libertines, The Charlatans, The Kills and Mogwai. Forming the label Poptones in 2000 after the dissolution of Creation Records, McGee found platinum success within the second year with The Hives. During the interview, Alan will share his thoughts on today’s role of the artist within the music industry and on how to build up an artist and develop a musical career.