MATTHEW NEWTON • HORUS MUSIC
PANEL TOPICS – HOW TO GET THE BEST OUT OF YOUR MUSIC DISTRIBUTOR RELATIONSHIP
Matt Newton began working in the music industry as Client Manager at global music distribution and label services company, Horus Music Limited. Since being with Horus Music he has moved into the Label Services Executive role within the company. As part of this role, Matt acts as head of A&R for the artist and label services accounts and works with his colleagues to scout new, emerging talent and independent record labels. Matt also handles the distribution and day-to-day assistance for high calibre artists and labels using the company's distribution and label services. The role of Label Services Executive also extends into the Marketing department, in which Matt is in charge of the preparation and execution of playlist pitching campaigns for upcoming releases. Outside of the business side industry, Matt is an active musician playing drums and writing music in bands.