Respected UK DJ, label boss and BBC Radio 6 presenter, Gilles Peterson, has been announced as part of the first wave of speakers at EMC in Sydney — Australia's biggest electronic music conference.
Set up in 2012 and due to run on the 1st and 2nd of December, the popular conference will also host panels with Beatport’s Vice Present of Artist Relations Liz Miller, Sydney artist Tigerlily, Perth born DJ Ta-ku, AM Only’s Denise Melanson plus Spin Artist Agency’s Rob Woo, with a keynote speech from techno legend, Carl Cox.
Tickets are on sale from the 23rd of August and are available here.
Find the first announcement of speakers below.
Carl Cox (Artist/DJ, UK)
Gilles Peterson (Brownswood Recordings / BBC, UK)
Ta-ku (Artist, AUST)
Liz Miller (Beatport, USA)
Blake Coppelson (Proximity, USA)
Tigerlily (Artist, AUST)
Denise Melanson (AM Only, USA)
Rob Woo (Spin Artist Agency, USA)
Blink (Artist / Head of Programming, Goldfish & Blink / Zouk Club KL, Malaysia)
Anna Fitzgerald (Ministry of Sound, AUST)
Martin Novosel (Purple Sneakers, AUST)
Erin Flanagan (Thinking Loud/Boiler Room, AUST)
Zaran Vachha (The Little Black Book Asia, Hong Kong)
Karen Hamilton (120 Publishing, AUST)
Jessica Krishnaswamy (BBE, AUST)
Reggie Ba-Pe (Sonically Transmitted Disease, China)
Pia Del Mastro (One Plus One Agency, AUST)
Vanessa Picken (Comes With Fries, AUST)
Laura Treacy, (Ministry of Sound, AUST)
Ayudita Hariadi (Ismaya Group, Indonesia)
Kimberley Yao (The Palace Group, Philippines)
Rebecca Florence (Flow & Hustle, AUST)
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