Dave Grenfell has been promoting cutting edge music through FeedMeMusic for more than fifteen years. Having played guitar, bass and keys, including supports with Noel Gallagher, Pete Townsend, Ocean Colour Scene he has an understanding of the music industry from all sides.
“Dave is one of the most professional and dedicated people I had the pleasure of dealing with while I was at TicketWeb. He is passionate about what he does and he does it well. I would recommend Dave to anyone.” – Merryn Phillips – Ticketing Manager (Ticketmaster & Ticketweb) & Event Manager
Dave now applies this unique experience to help up and coming bands develop and achieve their potential. Each band has their own journey and own needs. Dave is able to recognise these and develop them with all his clients. Whether its new songs, a media campaign, studio time, touring, promotion or financial management and bookkeeping services Dave has the experience, knowledge and contacts to make a it happen.
Dave has had the privilege to work with artists transcending the genres, including The Temperance Movement, Fightstar, The Feeling, Enter Shikari, and James Blunt, to name a few. He has also worked with musicians and producers from Gorillaz, The Prodigy, KT Tunstall, Feeder, Skunk Anansie and The Libertines.
Through strategic media campaigns, Dave has gained press and radio coverage for artists including Xfm, NME, Kerrang! Magazine, Kerrang! Radio, Clink Mag, Classic Rock Mag, Rocksound, Big Cheese Mag, Metal Hammer, Music Week, Audience Mag and many regional FM radio stations.
Dave founded FeedMe Music band promotion in 2000. FeedMe Music represented a huge roster of touring bands and so Dave has built solid relationships with venues and promoters through the UK and Europe. Dave’s artists have been booked onto festivals including Download, Hard Rock Hell, Cockermouth Rock Fest, Viva Le Rock, Reload (Germany), Brownstock, Guernsey Fest, New Horizons (Poland), Pride Events and many more. FeedMe Music were consultants for festivals to engage agent interest, book a suitable line-up, assist in promotion, budgeting, sponsorship, competitions and production.
“I’ve known Dave for well over 10 years now and recommend him both professionally and personally. He is one of the most passionate people you’ll meet – especially when it comes to new music – and works hard for the bands he works with, often insisting they do the same! Dave’s enthusiasm, professional and friendly manner make him great to work with. He is reliable and does what he says he’ll do. We’ll no doubt be working together for more and more years to come.” – Ben Allen – Founder at BAM!