Being An Independent Artist – Special Guest Donae’O
18:00 to 21:00 - September 29, 2021
2Funky Music Cafe, 23 New Park Street, Leicester, LE3 5NH

2Funky Arts Presents their first industry panel and networking event to help artists TAKEOFF in their careers;
‘Being An Independent Artist’
DATE: Wednesday 29 September 2021
TIME: 6pm – 9pm
Come along and listen to this industry panel, ask questions and receive invaluable advice at this FREE event.
The producer, songwriter, rapper and vocalist has been an early adopter of almost all crucial urban movements coming out of the capital – from garage to grime to the UK funky – inspired house that continues to influence today’s charts.
Ameena Badley
She is a music manager/ video producer from the West Midlands . She has worked with independent artist as well as artist signed to major record labels. She has managed some of the top acts out of the Midlands such as Mowgli, Smuggzy Ace and the producer behind Lady Leshurr’s popular freestyle, AClass.
Yaw Owusu (Chair)
-Credits include Nothin But The Music, Liverpool International Music Festival, Brukout Records, PRS, Sony Universal Records, BBC Radio, MTV
Lisa Millet
She is a vocalist, trained both in classical and jazz music. She is best known for her work as a singer and songwriter on the international vocal house music scene and also has experience working and mentoring upcoming artists.
Doors 6pm
Panel 6.30pm – 8pm
Networking 8pm – 9pm
Funded By Arts Council
Partner Sound Hive