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The Industry Takeover Series is back for 2024.

Join us at Talent House for a selection of talks, masterclasses and panels.

From understanding A&R, artist management techniques, and the role a publisher plays in the music business to learning to record your vocals, an Abelton workshop and a chance to uplift your songwriting game, the 2024 Industry Takeover Series is designed to uplift your knowledge and skill sets.  

UD’s Industry Takeover series is aimed at equipping young people with the tools they need to navigate the music industry.

Since its launch in 2009, Industry Takeover has built a reputation for offering an unrivalled programme of professional development, entertainment, education and networking opportunities to hundreds of industry-minded hopefuls.

Think of our Industry Takeover events as a well-informed introduction to the music industry. Previous topics discussed at events range from the art of A&R and understanding music publishing to debate around the artistic merit of viral songs and whether to stay independent or sign to a major label.

Discounts are available for education and community orgs.
Please email for more info.

“The inspirational Industry Takeover events bring relevant industry professionals face-to-face with young people aspiring to develop music industry careers. Universal Music UK has worked with UD for a few years, providing volunteer speakers for panels and one-to-one sessions… it is a fantastic resource and we would be delighted to continue supporting their work.”

Selina Webb (Executive Vice President, Universal Music UK)