Set Task 7 - Specialist Festivals -download link As part of our MD5212 module we were set 7 different mini-tasks to complete, one of which is to design our own specialist festival. Below is the festival I have designed which is one that combines music with amateur sport.
For our Events Management module, we are tasked with creating, planning and executing our own Live and Broadcast Event. These are the initial ideas for my two events:
Two Festival Comparison - download link In this piece, I am going to question the cultural, social and economic impacts of festivals through the analysis of similarities and differences between Capital’s Summertime Ball and BBC Radio 1’s Big Weekend since their inaugurations in 2009 and 2003 respectively. ‘A performance event comprising two or more live performances... Continue Reading →
On 8th October 2018, me and Jordan Pepin held our Live Event comprising of 4 artists at Smokey Joes Coffee Bar. As part of the event, we had a photographer and camera crew to capture both our artists and our audience which filled the venue to capacity. Check out photos and footage from our event... Continue Reading →
Set Task 4 - Planning a UK TourDownload As part of our Events Management module we have been learning about the booking process of different events and the planning involved for live music gigs. To apply our learning, we were tasked with realistically planning our own Live UK Tour for an artist we work with.... Continue Reading →
After a month of planning, on Monday 8th October 2018 our live event finally took place. The event was beyond successful and was executed better than we ever could've anticipated thanks to our team of tech crew, sound engineers, and videographers. We filled the venue, and were happy to receive many compliments from the venue... Continue Reading →
The best gig I have ever been to was Ed Sheeran on his Divide Tour in Birmingham in April 2017. Now... I'm not saying that you have to be front row to enjoy a gig as I have experienced many from both mid-pit and the back. However for this one in particular, being able to... Continue Reading →
For months, me and Jordan Pepin have had ideas about holding our own live event/gig and after much discussion over summer we decided that the best way to make it happen is just to dive in and try to do it. While the initial ideas and planning will be done solely by us, we hope... Continue Reading →