The Record Label Exec

The Record Label Exec

“My primary focus is to keep my team making records and overseeing that the records get turned in on budget and turned in on time.” Dan McCarroll—president of Capitol and Virgin Records

As part of the Music Industry Insider Collection, this funny and entertaining interview gives an insight into how your favorite concerts come life and how the global music business really works. By talking with everyone involved in the music industry and by understanding what they do, who they report to, how they started out, and what their jobs are really like, we get an entirely new sense of appreciation for all the work that goes on behind the scenes during music festivals, concerts, and record release dates. If you enjoy this particular interview — please feel free to poke around when you’re done and read more about all the different crazy jobs in the music business. 

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Mike Dias is a Music Industry Insider and Keynote Business Speaker. He has over 15 years of experience selling custom in-ear monitors to pop stars and sound engineers. He writes and speaks about customer management, networking, and the sales process. He's available for workshops, panels, sessions, and keynotes.

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