Ade started Creative Sounds UK to find creative ways to help build momentum for the artists with whom he works. This has resulted in some terrific successes with CSUK acts winning prestigious awards, receiving A list radio play, BBC radio interviews and national music press coverage. Ade has been fortunate to work with many creative and supportive professionals, who are able to create the right environment for these bands to flourish and have a real passion for the music that they are involved with, who understand what is required to drive forward artists' careers with honest up front representation. He has acquired an extensive range of experience in the industry with knowledge and expertise in publicity, artist representation, and event management; he has also been involved in a range of film related projects, and writes reviews a range of music related sites. Creative Sounds UK is proud to have Lisa, Jemma and Katie on board as part of the team, all passionate about taking an active role in the music business, and shaping the future of the UK music scene.
JEMMA DODD Press Manager - Social Media & Digital Strategist
Not only a digital strategist, Jemma is also a photographer, writer and editor who has photographed the likes of Taylor Swift, Biffy Clyro and Metallica. In 2014 she was named the winner of the NME Live Photo Award and has also been on the official photography team for festivals including Latitude Festival. With a love for all things digital and a huge passion for music Jemma will be supporting our artists with creating content and growing their online presence. With a wealth of experience in digital project management and a background in content creation she brings a highly varied skillset to the team.
Hannah Reischer Bookings Manager
Hannah brings a wealth of experience that includes having an extensive knowledge and understanding of the current Music Industry through studying BA (Hons) in Music Business, and will be graduating in April 2022. She has specialised in live events, content creation and social media, and has helped artists to increase their exposure for their single release campaigns; helping new and up and coming artists receive increases of over 1k streams on Spotify within the space of 24 hours. Hannah is also the Co-founder of promotion company 'No Applesauce' due for launch in April 2022. She has acquired valuable experience as a booking manager while working with a range of artists. Hannah works at The Academy of Contemporary Music (ACM), where her role consists of bringing the industry to the students and facilitating easier access for them to find work in the industry, amongst other tasks she has been involved in radio pitching, event planning, creating partnerships with ACM and other organisations. In addition Hannah is multilingual in German, English and Spanish.
LISA KNIGHT Online PR / Digital /Social Media
Lisa is part of Creative Sounds UK team as an ambassador who supports what we do with CSUK in providing a platform for Unsigned Bands/Artists. She contributes to our social media campaigns and provides a wealth of experience as a professional Music PR representative. Her company Knight PR specialises in providing exposure for new and future music releases. She has extensive access to radio stations, blogs, websites, zines & online magazines and has a personal database of over 1k active industry contacts, from the UK & overseas, to gain bands/solo artists airplay, reviews, interviews or general press coverage. “Becoming an ambassador for Creative Sounds, who share a similar ethos to mine, is something that I feel can help us both in our desire to encourage the community spirit that’s at the forefront of our actions.”