Katie Knight digs deep into the lives of artists, managers, label managers, publicists, club owners, tour managers, promoters and more, to find out more about how they started out in the music industry, challenges they’ve come across, achievements, opinions, goals and stories that they’ve made along the way.
Paul Nolan (Make Your Transition)
A very inspiring chat full of great stories, brilliant advice and on how Paul made his own transition.
This week I am joined by one of my favourite people to interview as he's so down to earth and never fails to give such great answers whilst always putting a massive smile on my face... Today's guest is Dan Pearce AKA Eats Everything!
This podcast is full of so many brilliant stories from Dan’s career, alongside conversations about his latest EP 8 Cubed which is out now on his and Andres Campo's label Ei8ht, his Quaranteam series, English breakfasts, b2bs, Ibiza and more. Enjoy!
8 Cubed: https://www.beatport.com/release/8-cubed/3161341
Welcome to season 3 of Can U Put Me On Guestlist! The podcast is back and I'm so excited to share with you all some really insightful and fun conversations with different people from the dance music industry.
To kick off this season I'm joined by Greek DJ, producer and all-round amazing guy, Alex Georgiandis AKA Detlef. Alex has rapidly established himself as one of the leading names in the industry, releasing and remixing with well-respected labels including Hot Creations, Moon Harbour, Relief and Repopulate Mars.
Besides being so incredibly talented, Alex is one of those people that will always put a smile on your face, he's so much fun to be around and is always great to chat with, so I couldn't think of a better first guest! We talk about music, his label Issues and the challenges of setting up a label, his love for coffee and tequila (obviously), managing stress and more!
Follow Detlef here: https://www.instagram.com/detlef_music/
Black Girl / White Girl: Diversity and being true to yourself
This week I chat with Karin and Ty who together form Black Girl / White Girl. They were so lovely and so inspiring to talk to! We chat about diversity and inclusion in the dance music industry and how their journey as two women from such different backgrounds and being part of the LGBTQ community has been for them so far, what the music industry needs to do to promote more diversity and inclusion, their mission as Black Girl / White Girl as well as their latest release ELEV8 on Eats Everything and Andres Campo’s label EI8HT and more! Keep your eye out on these two, big things are coming!
Check out Black Girl / White Girl here:
Uli Wombacher: A virtual club experience by Watergate
In today’s podcast, I chat with Uli Wombacher, who is the director of one of Berlin’s most prestigious nightclubs, Watergate.For the first time since the club was forced to close in March due to the lockdown, Watergate are hosting a club night again, but this time it’s virtually! The event, that takes place on Friday 10th July, will be streamed on a new online platform called YMO, which operates as an interactive space that brings the club experience to life in all its facets in a virtual way.
Watergate will be opening it’s 2 rooms plus terrace, with an internationally renowned line up of DJs, live acts and Watergate residents who will be going to play for free, including Pan-Pot, Adana Twins, Who Made Who (LIVE), JAMIIE, Anja Schneider B2B Kristin Velvet, Biesmans (LIVE) and Yulia Niko.
You can join the event alone, and meet new people, or invite your friends and have your own private party of up to 5 people. You can meet for a little get together in the toilets, where voice chat is enabled and there’s even a ‘Call The Bouncer’ option which allows clubbers to report any inappropriate behavior, racism or discrimination. They really have through of everything!
Join the party here:
Sam Feldt: Sustainability within the dance music industry
Sam works really hard at promoting a more sustainable lifestyle and his mission is a common thread across all of the Heartfeldt business chain: Heartfeldt Radio, Heartfeldt Events, and now Heartfeldt Records, which he recently launched. In this episode we talk about how all of his business work together towards sustainable living globally, the biggest changes that need to be made to allow the dance music industry to grow in a more sustainable way, how clubs, festivals, artists and of course party-goers can all do their bit and about Plastic Promise, a Dutch platform that allows pioneers to share their knowledge and ambitions to reduce the event industry’s use of single-use plastic.
Customer ReviewsSee All
Fantastic and happy!
Katie gives a great insight into the industry and does it with happiness! Always enjoy listening! Keep it up!
Brilliant podcast full of interesting stories from the exciting world of music!
Looove love this podcast! So many fascinating stories with artists and industry figures in the crazy world of music. Katie navigates through the careers, highs and lows of DJs and the people behind the scenes. She’s so much fun to listen to as well, you feel like you’re just sitting having a cuppa with them. Highly recommend for anyone wanting to get into the music world, or just anyone who finds stories of people’s lives interesting!
Amazing inside knowledge for Music heads
Amazing podcast if you're looking some inside information within the dance music industry, keep it up Katie! Dwayne