Live at Leeds Unconference - Music Industry Event Fri 3rd May

The Unconference

Leeds College of Music & The Wardrobe

Friday 3rd May

10am – 6pm



The Unconference is the largest free music industry event in the North of England - a day of panels, workshops, presentations and networking for those working in, or aspiring to work in the music industry, presented as part of Live At Leeds and Leeds International Festival.


If you are involved in music at any level and hope to gain a better understanding of the music industries – as an artist, producer, manager, promoter, enthusiast or otherwise, you can come to our event to find out more from leading experts and professionals.


This years' event will feature an artists provocation and panels presented in collaboration with Association of Independent Music (AIM), PRS Foundation covering subjects such as how to best release new music, live music industry and how to find the best artist development opportunities


Our popular Meet The Experts session will return, allowing attendees to book a one-to-one meeting with music industry experts & professionals. Also returning is the Come Play With Me Selection Panel which will debate tracks submitted before the event for inclusion on an upcoming singles release from the label.


The event is free to attend, but you need to register in advance. You can do this, and see the latest information on speakers, panels and event information at


The Unconference is delivered by Music:Leeds and supported by Leeds International Festival, Live At Leeds, Leeds 2023 & Leeds City Council and with public funding from the National Lottery through Arts Council England with additional event partners: Leeds College of Music, Leeds Beckett University, PRS Foundation and Keychange.


Sam Robson