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Sheffield: Appetite for Dysfunction – an audience with Vicky Hamilton and Peter Cook
15 September, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
You are invited to an exclusive audience with Vicky Hamilton, ex Manager of Guns N’ Roses, Poison and Faster Pussycat and management consultant with Mötley Crüe.
Peter Cook will be in conversation with Vicky, discussing transferable lessons from her book Appetite for Dysfunction of value to anyone running a business or working with creative people. What can you learn from someone who has managed such incendiary characters as Axl Rose, Slash and worked with people like Tommy Lee? You will have the opportunity to ask your own questions alongside a fascinating interview into the highs and lows of living life in the fast lane.
Vicky has worked in every facet of the music industry, from artist booking and management to running her own label. She got her start the ’80’s doing record retail, booking then doing management with Guns N’ Roses and many others . GNR went from crashing in her apartment to thanking her at their Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction. She moved on to work as an A&R executive at major labels such as Geffen and Capitol, in addition to starting her own Grammy winning indie label Small Hairy Dog.
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