Archives for July, 2011

Emerging bass beats… drumming up the press

July, 28th 2011 17:28

Here at Believe, big stuff has been happening in the world of dance music, with new signings Plump DJ’s, Halo Nova and Lazersonic & Zak Frost generating complimentary and exciting reviews from the media and blogosphere…

Lazersonic (real name Irfan Nathoo) & Zak Frost have been creating waves in the press with their second album ‘Adventures in Stereo Vol 1’ recently, with DJ Magazine even going as far as to call the record ‘a cosmic threat of epic proportions.’

 

 

Critics get all weirdly romantic hearing their sound: the website, The Arts Desk, described part of the duo’s sound as a ‘throb of techno dipped into a hot chocolate of dub moods’, with iDJ Magazine saying that when listening to it ‘you can almost feel the first sunrays of the day gently warming your face.’ (more…)

New hires and promotions announcement – July 2011

July, 4th 2011 18:27

We’ve been shuffling and tweaking our service recently and we’ve got the following new roles to announce:

  • Stephen King upgraded from MD to Senior Vice President

In charge of all UK and US branches, Stephen King’s new job title is Managing Director UK and US & Senior Vice President A&R.

  • Hannah Donovan is now the Zimbalam manager!

Interning with Believe since January 2011, Hannah, has become full time staff and taken on the role as Zimbalam UK Manager.

Hannah’s new role will see her (amongst other things) listening to Zimbalam artists, curating Zimbalam’s weekly industry advice blogs and newsletters and coordinating Zimbalam’s partnerships and affiliate deals. (more…)