Course Leader, Foundation Diploma in Music Business
Prior to starting in BIMM in 2017, Alan has been involved with the independent music sector in Ireland for the last 8 years. He plays guitar in Dublin noise rock group Girl Band, who have played all across Ireland, Europe, UK, Russia, North America and Japan.
The band are signed to Rough Trade Records, published by Domino Publishing Co, and have released two albums. His first-hand industry knowledge comes from managing and tour managing the band. He has also worked with First Music Contact for their industry showcase festival Ireland Music Week.
As Course Leader of the Foundation Diploma in Music Business, Alan oversees the running of this course as well as teaching on numerous modules within BIMM.