Andrew Watt, author of Welcome To The Jungle – Navigating the Music Business In Australia, an anecdotal textbook for the music business in Australia, teaches a number of music industry related subjects at tertiary colleges including Melbourne University, Victoria University, Collarts and RMIT.
Andrew's exceptional career in the music industry began as the founder, editor and publisher of InPress. Andrew went on to become a music publisher with the Paul Dainty Corporation, an artist manager of high profile acts in Australia and the US, a television producer with multiple network credits including Executive Producer of Rock Soldiers (a documentary on the Australian concert touring world) and a music journalist and commentator. Andrew’s writing on music and the music industry has appeared in The Age, the Sydney Morning Herald and Rhythms. Andrew also works as an intellectual property, entertainment and media lawyer.
Andrew is a music fan. His anecdotes from growing up and surviving (and thriving) in the music business are impressive.
He also really likes pugs.