Role of A&R
The A&R is the driver, the highly paid chauffeur! As A&R you have 2 ears, the A and the B ear. The B ear is the commercial one that allows you to finance the projects that you have A-listed.
About the instructor
Charlie started in the music industry when as a freshly made lawyer, he started promoting gigs by bringing people like Iggy Pop, Patti Smith etc to a radical Italian university crowd.
After working at the notorious Record Plant NYC and breathing the house scene, he formed the Rapino Brothers, with Marco Sabiu, moved to London in 1990 and never looked back. There they took the decade by storm, producing and recording records. After their... read more