Michael Starr (Glassnote Records): Mentor


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Signing up to speak with Michael Starr is highly recommended if you're interested in radio promotion, marketing, management, A&R, staff management and public speaking.

Glassnote Records' Senior Director of National Promotion, Michael Starr, brings 25+ years of music industry experience to the table . He began his career in retail, managing a record store throughout college, which eventually led to marketing positions at major distribution companies like WEA, BMG, and EMI.

Starr just started his 17th year in radio promotion. He spent a decade at Wind-up Records breaking artists like Evanescence, Seether, and Drowning Pool before joining Glassnote over 6 years ago to help build their field staff and take on the careers of Mumford & Sons, Phoenix, Childish Gambino, CHVRCHES, and more.

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

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