Brighton Music Conference (BMC19) announces Morales live stream, BBC Newsbeat broadcast live from BAi360 pod, Boiler Room collab, and beach clean

Brighton Music Conference (BMC19) in association with Scan Pro Audio has announced that David Morales will be live streamed from the i360 Pod on Friday 26th April at 8pm including a Q+A session and DJ Mix preceding his headline appearance at the BMC Closing Party in association with Wonderland at The Arch.

BBC Radio 1 Newsbeat will be broadcasting from the i360 Pod live on-air at 5-45pm on Friday 26th April as part of a panel discussion addressing electronic music and the environment, including festival footprints and the use of private jets. This will be followed by a DJ set by GotSome in association with Ultra Records.

Following the broadcast, Brighton Music Conferences and a team of volunteers will take part in a beach clean #BMC19BeachClean at 6-30pm, starting at the beachside of the i360 in conjunction with BLOND:ISH, AFEM, Bye Bye Plastic and Radio 1 Newsbeat. The beach clean is open to all and any DJ, producer, artist or aspiring music industry mogul tagging themselves or their friends cleaning a piece of beach or any beach worldwide will be in with a chance to win one of 5 VIP Pro Passes for BMC2020 and a free membership to the Association For Electronic Music and their Green Initiatives working group.

Boiler Room will also be in attendance at BMC19 and are set to host The Arch on Thursday 25th April with Scottish DJs Éclair Fifi and Big Miz.

New this year is Boost Breakfast at BMC, a mentoring round table session on Thursday 25th April at 7-30am for 10 DJ/producers looking to get a foothold in the industry. Hosted by Grahame Farmer from Data Transmission & Shanghaied Records, places are now available to book on the BMC website.

Brighton Music Conference (BMC19) in association with Scan Pro Audio has announced its programme of panel discussions, talks and seminars from across the music, nightlife, tech and digital industries, together with tech masterclasses, evening networking events and its nighttime party schedule for the 6th Edition.

The UK’s foremost electronic music conference takes place at British Airways i360 beachfront centre on Thursday 25th and Friday 26th April 2019; with the full programme running from Wednesday 24th to Saturday 27th April at venues across the city.

The i360 conference site, sponsored by Scan Pro Audio, features BMC Professional Conference Theatres 1 and 2 sponsored by SharpStream, Pioneer DJ Academy Theatre and Focusrite/Novation theatre, which are open to all ticket goers and the official tech exhibition and music services Demo Zone. The beachfront Pioneer DJ Networking Hub bar is available for use by all conference goers, and the British Airways i360 pod will host invite-only networking parties with BBC Radio 1, Native Instruments, Women in Dance Music Collective, and Ultra Records. Pioneer are hosting workshops this year in the Academy Theatre, which will also feature a BIMM sponsored ‘2nd Summer of Love’ discussion with Paul Oakenfold, DJ Growth Lab’s ‘Meet The Mentors’ session has been announced for Professional Theatre 2 as well as a Label Q&As with Defected and Ultra Records and a ‘Sound Healing’ workshop featuring Tom Middleton.

Ian French
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Director and DJ, Ian French (Naif) is passionate about every genre of music from Breakbeat, to Drum & Bass, to Techno and Progressive House. If he was to describe his preferred style of music he would probably describe it simply as electronic music. Besides his love for music and DJing his other passions are fine cuisine, wine, and travel.