SheSaidSo Women In Music Forum Member Spotlight Interview with Dana Al Fardan.

SheSaidSo Women In Music Forum Member Spotlight Interview with Dana Al Fardan.

shesaid.so: You are Qatar’s only female contemporary composer and the creator of its first and only record label, DNA Records (which you started in 2016). How did you become the type of person who achieves such accomplishments?! Are there certain characteristics, ways you work, or mentors in your life that you can attribute to where you are today? 

MIDEM 2018 UK Launch Party

MIDEM 2018 UK Launch Party

Excited to be co-hosting Midem's official UK launch in partnership with UMA Music at the stunning Bunga Bunga Covent Garden. The night will be a chance to discover what this year's Midem - Reed MIDEM - a member of Reed Exhibitions Showcase Page has to offer, which includes a dedicated live day in partnership with Pollstar, and some fantastic initiatives bringing in the best & brightest of our industry.

Dana Al Fardan: Exporting Qatar’s Culture Across Continents & Optimism for 2018

Dana Al Fardan: Exporting Qatar’s Culture Across Continents & Optimism for 2018

Board any Qatar Airways flight and you will experience the music of Qatari composer, Dana Al Fardan. Being appointed the airline’s Official Composer was just one of the highlights of 2017 for Dana, not just at home in Doha, but internationally. Another was writing a track for Syrian superstar, Assala Nasri’s latest album. The song, Sandoo’ Segheer, has enjoyed huge global success with over 4 million plays across Spotify and YouTube.

Coversion Partners with Instant Records on Instant Love Release: Giving a Female to Female Voice to Classics

Coversion Partners with Instant Records on Instant Love Release: Giving a Female to Female Voice to Classics

Coversion, the sync-focused covers catalogue, is delighted to announce a sync partnership with Instant Love, the new release from Instant Records, part of The Orchard group. Particularly apt in the month the UK has celebrated the female contribution to the music industry with AIM’s annual Women In Music conference, the album showcases female renditions of songs traditionally sung by men about women, breathing new life into a collection of iconic material, which has collectively enjoyed decades of success.

Music PR Tips For 2018 Part 2: What To Expect When Hiring a Professional, Sync-Specific PR Strategies

Music PR Tips For 2018 Part 2: What To Expect When Hiring a Professional, Sync-Specific PR  Strategies

In part 1 of this series, Music PR specialist Emma Bartholomew took us through 5 key considerations for building your PR strategy. In part 2 she looks at when to hire a PR, what to expect from a PR campaign, and specific advice for running sync-specific PR campaigns.