In this latest episode, Matt Williams and Lucy Maceira sit down with Richard Engler and David Rowell of Autonomy Music Group.
Autonomy is a full music service company that Richard and David founded in 2008. With over 40 years + of music industry experience between them, they talk us through their start in the industry working for major labels including Atlantic, EMI/Chrysalis, V2 and Echo. Before Autonomy was formed, they managed campaigns for artists such as Simply Red, Paul Oakenfold, AC/DC, Snoop Dogg, Moloko, Ray Lamontagne, Nerina Pallot, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Stereophonics, Underworld, Paul Weller, Liberty X, Elbow and Feeder, who they still work with and David co-manages.
Autonomy offers a multitude of services to artists and labels including A&R, marketing, PR, campaign management, digital, distribution and live. They guide us through the process of their work, share some brilliant anecdotes and offer some top career advice.
You can listen to the full episode here.