LONDON (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Tony Michaelides, UK record promoter & publicist for U2, David Bowie, Peter Gabriel, Phil Collins, Sting and many others, appears at Heartbeat Productions Studios in Clearwater on Mon. December 14th for a special music presentation.
With an irrefutable reputation achieved over thirty-plus years working with a stellar cast of clients (New Order, The Stone Roses, REM, The Police, Bob Marley, Matchbox Twenty, The Pixies, Elvis Costello, and Peter Gabriel — to name but a few) Tony Michaelides is recognized and respected by both the artists he has nurtured and by his peers. From touring as publicist for David Bowie to managing artists and presenting his own radio show Tony was granted an 'Alien of extraordinary ability’ Green Card for his services to the industry and took up residence in the USA for the next stage of his career.
His book 'Insights from the Engine Room' (Lessons learned from Rock and Roll) is littered with stories and lessons learned from working with artists whose sales have been in excess of a billion. Tony is now acting as a mentor and music industry consultant offering his years of expertise to artists at all levels. Those life lessons learned along the way has made Tony an in demand inspirational speaker in both the corporate, music and entertainment world.
for more information on Tony's book. Heartbeat Productions is proud to have his caliber of know-how competently serving our area artists. Hear Tony speak about the music business then and now and about his experiences and lessons learned from his rock-n-roll years right from his new book.
–by CelebrityAccess Staff Writers