Experienced music industry professional Tam Coyle will interview our opening keynote, Maggie Crowe and closing keynote, Tim Abbot. Tam has worked at the Scottish Music Industry for over 8 years and was a fitting interviewer at last year’s Resonate where he conversated with BPI’s Ged Doherty and the legendary Dave Ambrose. Tam is back again this year to opening and close proceedings at #Resonate18
Maggie Crowe is Director of Events & Charities at The BPI. She joined the company in March 1986 after her first baptism of fire working in the UK Music Industry for the formidable Steve Mason (Windsong International/Pinnacle Records). In 2005, she was appointed Events Director over the BRIT Awards and has led on that project on behalf of BPI’s Board of management since. She also oversees the Classic BRITs, BRITs Icon and the Hyundai Mercury Music Prize.
Sony Award-winning broadcaster and writer, Janice Forsyth, has produced and presented television and radio programmes for BBC, ITV and Channel 4, and currently presents Opening Nights (BBC Radio 4), the Afternoon Show (BBC Radio Scotland), as well as the station’s Edinburgh Festival coverage; Proms in the Park, and her personal highlight – Do The Shuffle with Billy Connolly - conversations about music which The Big Yin suggested they do together.