Senior Lecturer *
Jonny Amos is a Senior Lecturer at BIMM Institute Birmingham, teaching Songwriting, Music Production and Music Business degree courses.
Jonny is an experienced songwriter and producer with major and independent labels. His credits span the world and various artists, including UK X Factor winner Shayne Ward, Jpop idols Exit, Portuguese star Miss D, US soul songstress Jackie Paladino and Danish teen sensation Honik amongst many others, and he has a host of song placements on Television including channels such as Film Four, MTV and ITV. Jonny regularly attends many international songwriting camps throughout Europe and enjoys sharing his insight into the mechanics of song creation with students at BIMM.
Jonny also operates as an EDM Producer with his band, Glow Beets, which has released records on Kashcow records, Warner Music, Milleville Records, XTRXX, Plasmapool and Yeiskomp Records, together with a broader collection of releases on his label, which runs through AWAL (Sony Music). Jonny also releases sample packs through his label onto digital stores such as Native Instruments Sounds and LANDR.
Jonny has a background as a recording artist, most notably as a founding member of the UK rock band Red Star Rebels, who achieved a great deal of critical acclaim during the 2000s.
Jonny is also the Creative Director of the award-winning production company, The SongLab, which plays an instrumental role in developing emerging talent and providing production and education services to several global partners.
Often found presenting networking events, regional music industry workshops and BIMM Live events, Jonny is always keen to help the next generation of music industry professionals to create the career they wish for.* Freelance lecturer