Abbey Road Studios announces 90th anniversary celebrations
Abbey Road Studios announced more details on its upcoming 90th anniversary celebrations.
Scheduled for November 11-12, Abbey Road will host some of the music industry’s greatest voices, including Island Records, Universal Music Publishing Group, Fork, The Ivors Academy, Spotify, PRS for Music, The MMF, AIM, Sound On Sound and Mix With The Masters at an event called Abbey Road Amplify.
The Studios will also open their doors to the next generation of artists, engineers and creatives for a free two-day festival featuring masterclasses, interactive sessions, hands-on workshops, Q&A and live performances.
Alongside the staff and management of Abbey Road, some of the biggest names in the music industry will share career insights from their personal journeys, as well as tips for emerging talent and a range of live performances and showcases. Participants will be able to attend for free by entering a ballot and the festival will also be webcast live on the Abbey Road Studios website.
Some of Abbey Road Amplify’s most exciting workshops and lectures include a Studio Two music production masterclass by Mix With The Masters; How to be heard and signed by Island Records; writing talk songs for the Ivors Academy; In conversation with Bryan Johnson from Spotify; and The Path to Becoming An Engineer from Abbey Road Production Hub. Speakers include Steve Mac, Nil Rodgers, Maverick Saber, Olivia Dean, Gracey, Donae’o, Fiona Bevan, Paul Epworth, Tiffany Calver, Abbie McCarthy, Rachel Chinouriri, Eddie Kramer, Steve Albini, Tony Visconti and Greg Wells, as well as composers Steven Price and James Newton Howard and Abbey Road engineers past and present.
Brand and Communications Director Mark Robertson said: âAs Abbey Road turns 90 this year, our focus is largely on the future and on creating opportunities to inspire and inform the community. next generation of artists, songwriters, composers and producers. We’ve been fortunate enough to welcome 90 years of musical innovation and creativity to our walls, so, along with friends in the industry, we’re sharing our knowledge and experience to help empower emerging talent early in their journey. .
Visit the official Abbey Road Studios website for more information.
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