SIMON RASHLEIGH

MUSIC INDUSTRY PEOPLE - AUSTRALIA



ABOUT HIM:
Simon is the creator / founder and CEO of Music Industrapedia and is also the founder and chief administrator of Ye Olde Networks which is a professional networking organization within the Entertainment, Performing Arts and Media industry sectors with Australia, The United States and The United Kingdom.

His initial Social Media networking project 'Ye Olde Record Companyarians' has over 5000 recorded music industry professionals across Australia, America and The UK. The Ye Olde networking groups are mainly concentrated on Facebook (with a separate Australian, American and UK profile) but also have collective group profiles on other social media entities such as LinkedIn, My Space, Twitter, Who Tune, ReverbNation, Vimeo and SoundCloud.
Simon's interests as a Wikipedia contributor include Music, Film, Television, The Performing Arts, Social Media and New Media.

Simon 's music industry past is varied. He is a former Australian record company middle management and marketing person for Sony Music and Festival Records. Hew has also worked in the musical instrument and equipment industry (Yamaha and Mannys Music) and worked in a record store for several years as a music buyer in his early year.

Simon is also a musician and fronted a number of Melbourne bands as their lead singer. His mostly noted as 'Simon Circus' lead singer of post-punk-prog band 'Schism' and Melbourne Synth pop band 'illustration'.

He is currently a Music Management Consultant, Marketer, Digital Media Producer and Social Media entrepreneur.

MUSIC INDUSTRY BACKGROUND / ROLES: Record Companyarian, Music Media - Internet, Music Management, Musician

Listing of Simon's experience in the Australian Music industry is as follow:

  • Music Manager - Zucchini Clan, James R. Butt & The Cruel World Poets, Ron Rude, Anthea Sidiropoulos
  • General Manager - Nu-Fi Records
  • Music Video Director/Producer/Editor - Deep Sea Plaza, Zucchini Clan
  • Director / Marketing Manager - Southern Cross Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Yamaha Music Australia - Sales & Marketing
  • Store Manager - Mannys Music Fitzroy
  • State Manager - Sony Music Entertainment in South Australia (1992 - 1994)
  • Promotions Manager - Sony Music Entertainment in Victoria (1988 - 1992)
  • Sales Representative - Festival Records (1985- 1988)
  • Lead Singer - illustration (1983 -1985)
  • Lead Singer - Schism (1981 - 1983)
  • Lead Singer - Window View (1977- 1979)
  • Music Retailer - Clements Hifi & Music - Boronia (1976 - 1980)

MUSIC INDUSTRAPEDIA - PERSONAL MEMBER PROFILE: http://music-industrapedia.wikidot.com/member-profile:712264


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