Grime - Bridging The Gap Between The UK and The World
15:00 - 15:45
Melkweg (M5 Panel Room) | Llijnbaansgracht 234A, Amsterdam
The UK grime scene has been at the forefront of musical innovation for over a decade and inspires musical scenes all over the world with its do for self attitude and raw energy. In this panel international grime ambassadors Rebecca Prochnik (Earth Agency, UK), Cle Gyimah (Grimeyard, NL), Caroline SM (GRM Daily/XL Recordings, UK) and Julian Gupta (Splash!, DE) discuss the international potential of grime, the business opportunities within the scene and what it would take to expand the genre and push its most powerful artists on a worldwide level.
Moderator: Akwasi (NL)
Cle Gyimah (Grimeyard, NL)
Founder of Grimeyard.
Julian Gupta (Splash!, DE)
Creative Director at Splash Festival.
Axel Linger (NL)
Rebecca Prochnik (Earth Agency, UK)
Agent at Earth Agency.
Caroline Simionescu-Marin (GRM Daily/XL Recordings, UK)
Editor, GRM Daily / A&R Manager, XL Recordings.