Ron Atkinson
Music Business Tutor
SSR Manchester - Ron Atkinson, Music Business Tutor
Ron's role is to bring the music industry to the classroom, from music publishers to artist managers to tour managers and record label execs. Ron also advises students on the reality of the industry and uses his wide range of contacts to assist in securing work placement opportunities.

Ron has worked in the music industry for over 30 years, starting his career working on promotions for Bob Marley then working at the famous Charisma label with Peter Gabriel, The Monty Python team, Sir John Betjeman and Genesis who he went on to tour manage.

Ron worked as head of A&R at ZTT records where he signed and managed bands such as 808 State, Shades of Rhythm and The Frames.
Blog Posts

Blogs Coming Soon