February 19 2018
Senior A&R, Concord Music
Ed is the Senior A&R for Concord Music, a modern music publisher that represent artists and writers such as Daft Punk, Mark Ronson, Bombay Bicycle Club, Oh Wonder and Cathy Dennis. He has 15 years experience in music, developing artists and songwriters.
Previously he headed up A&R at Glassnote Records UK working with artists such as Aurora, James Hersey and Tor Miller, as well as songwriters such as Jonny Wright and O. Martin. Before joining Glassnote, Ed worked at BMI as Executive, Writer-Publisher Relations for UK and Europe, bringing in Ed Sheeran, Gotye, Avicii, Ellie Goulding, Example and Nero to the company. His previous experience also includes working for Kobalt Music Group and founding the widely used A&R tipping site TheLiveList. In addition to that he has worked in various other fields of music such as management, tour management, promotion and plugging.
In 2012 IQ Magazine voted Ed in the top 10 Music Executives under 30, in 2013 Music Week featured him as one of their 30 under 30 and in 2014 he became the first person to be voted as Music Week’s 30 under 30 two years in a row.