• Scottish Music Centre 100 Candleriggs Glasgow, Scotland, G1 1NQ United Kingdom


Off The Record Glasgow takes place on Saturday 11 February at Glasgow City Halls (100 Candleriggs, Glasgow, G1 1NQ) for anyone aged 14-25 interested in a career in music.

The event will feature key figures from the music business taking part in seminars, workshops and advice sessions – all geared to demystifying the industry and providing knowledge to get started.


Organising & Getting Gigs, Promoting Your Music, Working In Music, Releasing Music, Collection Societies, Music Photography.

Charlotte Brimner (artist, Be Charlotte)Jannica Honey (Photographer), Joe Rattray (promoter, Synergy Concerts), Maya Medvesek (producer/DJ, Nightwave)Michael Lambert (A Modern Way Management), Nadine Walker (Tenement TV), Nicky Carder (promoter, Beyond Presents)Olaf Furniss (Scotland on Sunday), Scott Kirkwood (Scottish Music Centre/Artist Manager), Tallah Brash (music editor, The Skinny)Toni Malyn (EmuBands).

- Admission £2 (includes lunch), order tickets here.
- 10.30am - 5pm.
- All attendees will also receive a £25 EmuBands voucher.
- For all the latest updates, join our Facebook event.

Under 18?

Off The Record will be filmed and photographed so you can access it online after the event. If you are under 18 we require a signed parental consent form to be completed and returned to us in advance. Download the form below and return a photo/scan to


Organising & Getting Gigs
Find out what promoters look for, how to organise your own gig and how to avoid losing lots of money.
Speakers: Joe Rattray (promoter, Synergy Concerts), Nicky Carder (promoter, Beyond Presents)

Releasing Music
Learn how a record label works, and how to release and sell your music.
Speakers: Michael Lambert (A Modern Way Management), Toni Malyn (EmuBands)

Promoting Your Music
How to get noticed by radio, press and future fans.
Speakers: Nadine Walker (Tenement TV), Tallah Brash (music editor, The Skinny)

Working in Music
A look at the diverse job opportunities in music and how to get your foot in the door.
Speakers: Charlotte Brimner (artist/songwriter, Be Charlotte), Maya Medvesek (producer/DJ, Nightwave), Scott Kirkwood (Scottish Music Centre/artist manager)