Paul Carey

Paul Carey

MA Music Business

Paul Carey has worked in the music industry for 20 years, starting out working for the Rolling Stones press office. With a natural flair for PR and marketing, he went on to become personal PR for Elton John, David Bowie, Shakira, Craig David and Westlife whilst also publicising major music events from the BRIT Awards and WOMAD Festival to the NME Awards and the GQ Awards.

Moving into artist management Carey was responsible for creating the critically acclaimed comeback album by Dame Shirley Bassey called The Performance alongside working with virtuoso violinist David Garrett and discovering the international touring act Skinny Lister.

Paul Carey is now in charge of the 80’s Festival Rewind, which goes from strength to strength in Scotland, Cheshire and Henley on Thames and welcomes 20,000 music fans each day.