TALKING ROCK PAST, PRESENT, FUTURE
Up close and personal talks with musicians, writers and industry insiders who will share stories and perspectives of music on the Gold Coast in the past; today and where it’s heading next. Curated and facilitated by Leanne de Souza.
Leanne de Souza is a highly-respected veteran of the Australian music industry. With 25+ years’ experience working in artist management and events. Leanne currently holds the Executive Director role for the Association of Artist Managers (AAM), is a Trustee of the Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC) and the Curatorial Advisor (Music) for the Museum of Brisbane. As an entrepreneur, Leanne is the co-founder and director of the Rock and Roll Writers Festival. As a sought-after curator, consultant and facilitator, she works extensively with festivals, conferences and organisations including BIGSOUND, Splendour in the Grass and Woodfolk Festival.