Robert Vickers (Proxy Media): Mentor


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Signing up to speak with Robert Vickers is highly recommended if you're interested in music publicity, touring and foreign licensing.

Robert Vickers has spent almost 40 years in the music industry. He played bass guitar with The Go-Betweens from 1983 to 1987, then with Yo La Tengo, Lloyd Cole, Amy Rigby and The Mad Scene. He was the publicist for Jetset Records and now owns and operates Proxy Media PR, a music publicity company.

He has worked on campaigns for Mogwai, Luna, The Monochrome Set, Sun Kil Moon, Jesu, Faust, Horse Feathers and many, many more. Born in Brisbane, Australia he now lives in New York.

You can see Robert’s full bio on his speaker page.

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Primary Entry: Music Badge, Platinum Badge, Artist Wristband
Event Type: Session
Level: Intermediate