Ever felt like you’re not taken seriously as a female music fan? Do you feel like brilliant female artists just aren’t getting the attention they deserve? And where is the music industry’s #MeToo movement?
Over the course of a one-hour live conversation (followed by an audience Q&A), Eleanor Halls and Kathleen Johnston will be asking Taponeswa Mavunga and Claire Coster to spill all their insider secrets. You’ll hear about everything from how they made it in the industry through the support of other women, to their crucial career advice for women across all industries, via expert analysis on music’s most exciting trends and rising stars, and juicy anecdotes about the world’s most famous musicians.
Taponeswa Mavunga is Head of Publicity at Columbia Records, where she works with artists including Koffee, Yebba, Davido and Wizkid.
Claire Coster is Head of Publicity at Atlantic Records where she has managed publicity for artists including Ed Sheeran, Cardi B, Sia, and Charli XCX.
Straight Up is a UK music podcast, co-hosted by Telegraph journalist Eleanor Halls and GQ journalist Kathleen Johnston, pulling back the curtain on the biggest artists in the charts with the people that know them best.
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