Women in Music with Millie Cotton

Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Affecting Change with Alexandra Ampofo, Booker, Metropolis Music

Season 1, Ep. 2
*This podcast is brought to you independently - if you enjoy the podcast and are in a position to, you can give a donation to support our show here: https://supporter.acast.com/women-in-music-with-millie-cotton How much is up to you and there's no regular commitment. Thanks so much!*Millie chats to Alexandra Ampofo, who has been making her mark on the music industry for years.Working as a junior booker at Metropolis Music, Alex look's after Kojey Radical, Goldlink, Nao, Soulection and many more. At Live Nation, she's an ERG Leader for EMBRACE Nation, which is a network started in an attempt to make sure their workplace is as diverse as possible and everyone is treated fairly. Alex founded Acoustic Live at 18, which is an award-winning, multi vessel platform that has been dedicated to keeping stripped back music alive, building a community and providing a powerful space that offers artists a chance to flourish. Lastly, Alex recently co-founded Women Connect, a female focused collective creating safer, all-inclusive spaces, good fortune and equal opportunities for women in the creative industry.We chat about all this and so much more! It's a brilliant episode and I hope you take as much away from it as I have.Find Alex online @planetalexIf you’re open to sharing your story, have someone to put forward or are interested in a brand partnership, please get in touch with us at podcast@milliecotton.com or @millie_cotton