Phil Pethybridge has over 12 years’ experience in the Music Industry. His background is in event management, touring, marketing and promotion having started his career at Sony Music helping to develop artists such as The Coral, The Zutons and Beyonce.
Phil has gone onto run several stages at festivals including the Secret Garden Party and Cambridge Folk Festival. Phil also runs Neon Street – Providing merchandise services and consultancy for musicians.
Phil is also running the new online resource YourMusicBusiness.co.uk , a web resource for use by music students at Universities, Colleges and Schools in the UK to be inspired and to learn about business and enterprise within the Music Industry. Populated with video and audio case studies of working professionals from the Industry, providing specialist inspirational advice and guidance to young people aspiring to build careers in the Music Industry.
Phil is also the music business lecturer at Anglia Ruskin University in Cambridge and music business specialist on BBC Introducing Cambridgeshire.