Melissa Taylor (DE)
Melissa Taylor is the founder and sole owner of Tailored Communications, one of underground dance music's leading PR firms. She has worked in electronic music for nearly a decade with some of the UKs most respected companies. As in-house press officer for Fabric London Ltd for four years, her detailed knowledge of all aspects of UK underground music promotion is extensive, and her understanding of UK club and compilation press is unparalleled. The range of music she has represented covers every part of the underground scene, from completely unknown electronic artists to high profile touring bands and DJs. Having been part of the team that created and launched Simple Records, she has a strong understanding of the needs and problems of independent imprints. Trained at Slice PR after University, she has worked successful national press campaigns for mainstream acts and well known labels (including Moloko, Attica Blues, Sir Norman Jay: Good Times and Wall Of Sound). She also has numerous freelance writing credits as music journalist.