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Meet Mikey

Mikey Brown

Bookings Expert

Hey everyone! I’m Mikey and I’m so excited to be joining the Encore family as a Bookings Expert. Music is everything to me and I cannot wait to share our passion together whilst delivering the best live experiences.

I’m originally from Crewe and I’ve been singing and performing from a tender age. Everything from Classical, Music Theatre to Indie and Soul has been and still is my world.
I studied Music Performance at the University of Westminster, performing in bands across the UK, playing a wide range of genres and I’m currently working on a Neo-Soul project.

Being part of Encore means so much to me. I think we can all look back and remember moments watching live music performances, and those memories last a lifetime. Our aim is to provide that experience to all our customers and create a community where musicians are treated fairly and feel empowered.

If I’m not writing tracks or lyrics you will most likely find me either in the gym, at a gig or enjoying a quality pint (open to decent pub suggestions).

Here are 3 tracks that I am loving at the moment!

  • Loyle Carner – Sun of Jean ft. Mum, Dad. This stunning track brings back the art of old school hip-hop lyrics with a British twist. The track is sampled from Loyle’s late Fathers album and finishes with a verse from his Mum.
  • Kayatranda – You’re the one. This is just an absolute floor filler, one for a few drinks with some good mates.
  • Sweet Female Attitude – Flowers. No list is complete without this banger.

 

 

Jonny Venvell

Jonny is Encore's Head of Artist Relations.

He's responsible for supporting and helping musicians on the platform and writes most of the musician-facing articles on the blog. He can usually be found singing in choirs, drumming in bands, or nodding meaningfully to particularly good chords in London's jazz bars.

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