Exploring the Creative Industries with Julie Adenuga, Sports Banger, Chunky and Mason Collective

Thirty Pound Gentleman are back with their GRIND Seminar with some super special guests to discuss what it takes to make it in music, fashion, art and business.

By Steven Pankhurst | 20 August 2019

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Delivering cultural and creative experiences and putting brands at the epicentre of subcultures and blossoming scenes is what Thirty Pound Gentleman are all about, curation with integrity.

Their annual flagship project, TPG GRIND Seminar, is going underground this year (literally in Brickworks beneath Barton Arcade) and will be bringing presentations, Q&A discussions and exclusive content from creative industry professionals including Julie Adenuga (Apple Music / Don’t @ Me), Sports Banger (Slazenger Banger), Chunky (MC / Producer / Actor / Model), and Mason Collective (House & Techno DJs & Producers).

Taking place Wednesday 25th September 2019, GRIND Seminar’s approach will be very real, unapologetic and will show it’s audience the realities of what it takes to be a successful creative entrepreneur.

Some info on the evenings special guests…

Julie Adenuga (Apple Music / Don’t @ Me) – A skilled and gifted interviewer, Julie is one of the most trusted voices in UK music and an increasingly influential cultural figure. As one of Britain’s most vital tastemakers, Julie Adenuga delivers the UK’s music culture to the rest of the world via her daily radio show on Apple Music.

Sports Banger – The Bootleg king that changed fashion in the UK forever, Jonny Banger will talk to us about his relationship with Slazenger and historical deal with Sports Direct and how rave culture took over London Fashion Week and ended up in Vogue Italia.

Chunky – MC, producer, actor, and model Chunky will provide us with this year’s Key Note Speech supported by Future Bubblers. An artist often misunderstood and prolific in his talent expect Chunky to deliver a very “un-keynote speech” Key Note speech.

Mason Collective – House and Techno producers Mason Collective have gone from strength to strength year on year. The producers and promoters have sold out every single event they have promoted and headlined themselves for the past 4 years and now with real attention around the world and some of the cultures biggest DJs playing their music, what’s next, how do you keep hold of the bag for this long?


TPG GRIND Seminar 2019
+ After Party at the venue with special guest DJs and musicians

Venue: Brickworks
Date: Wednesday 25th September 2019
Time: 7pm
Cost: £10 per person

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