Shaun Roberts (Fabric) / Luc & Ernst (De School) / Dave Parle (Hidden Agenda)
16:00 – 16.45
The European cubbing landscape in 2016 and aftermath of fabric’s closure. Are more clubs at risk? What can we learn from cities like Amsterdam with a more progressive attitude to clubbing.
17:00 – 17:45
Jessy Lanza sits down with RBMA to discuss her inspirations and career in music so far.
Alexis Taylor (Hot Chip) & Matt Thorne
18.00 – 18.45
Alexis Taylor of Hot Chip is joined by Prince biographer Matt Thorne for a discussion on how Prince has influenced the world or music.
Wolfgang Flür (Formerly of Kraftwerk)
19.00 – 19.45
Wolfgang Flur joins RBMA to discuss his incredible career, interviewed by Laurence Mackin.
Irish Electronic Artists – New Jackson, Krystal Klear
15:00 – 15:45
With most of the music industry in London or mainland Europe, how difficult is it for an Irish artist to get signed and get their music out to the world.
Fantasy 12 presents Sleeve Notes
16:00 – 16.50
Sleeve Notes bring together three incredibly talented graphic designers (responsible for LP covers from William Onyeabor, Onra, Knxwledge & more) to discuss what goes in to designing covers for artists.
17.00 – 17.45
Kelly-Anne Byrne sits down for an in-depth one-on-one conversation with the incredible personality that is Paul Kalkbrenner.
Ralph Rolle (Chic)
18.00 – 18.45
A larger than life personality, Ralph Rolle, the esteemed drummer from Chic, joins Stuart Clarke for a drum workshop and interview. See up close how he performs and writes drum tracks for some of the biggest hits in the world.
19.00 – 20.00
Saul Williams will deliver a 30 minute solo spoken word performance followed by an interview with RBMA.
Karl Hyde (Underworld)
20.15 – 21.00
Underworld’s Karl Hyde discusses his rollercoaster career with RBMA with a fan Q&A also.