Andy Duggan, a delicate music agent previously with Main Talent, has joined WME as an agent within the music department, WME launched Wednesday.
Duggan would maybe be essentially essentially based in London and can spend his A&R and manager relationship talents in his new aim. He brings with him skills at the side of Kano, Neneh Cherry, Mount Kimbie, Django Django, Santigold, Rejjie Snow, Kelsey Lu and Mykki Blanco, as smartly as to rising stars much like Yussef Dayes, Greentea Peng, Shygirl, Charlotte Adigéry, Jockstrap and more.
Duggan has labored as a music agent with Main Talent since 2005 and joined the company from Profile Artists Company.
“Andy has discover file of figuring out and constructing emerging artists and constructing unfamiliar opportunities for his customers that have evolved with the complexities of the fashionable music industry,” Lucy Dickins, co-head of music at WME acknowledged in a assertion. “He is extraordinarily smartly-revered inside of both the UK music crew and the world music industry and has persistently had his finger firmly on the pulse of the following period of cutting-edge artists. We’re contented to welcome him to our crew.”
“I am very inflamed to be becoming a member of Lucy Dickins and the the rest of the WME crew, and helping them effect upon an already racy and brilliant London place of work,” Duggan acknowledged. “No topic the disruption precipitated by the pandemic, I in actuality feel it would maybe well cease in big opportunities as we originate to re-effect, and I’m extraordinarily contented to be part of that route of at WME, which is excellently positioned to make many certain positive factors out of such a tumultuous length within the stay music industry.”