JABA Music Management was founded by James Cassidy and Barry Campbell in 2006. James was previously head of A&R for 13 years at iconic Australian rock label and publisher Alberts, whose charges included the AC/DC and Vanda & Young song catalogues. JABA management provide a personalised, detailed and strategic approach to artist, producer and composer career management. With over 30 years’ combined experience in A&R, artist development, campaign planning, publishing, live promotion and media consultancy, JABA have now established a powerful network of contacts and partnerships across the wider industry. Working closely with European concert promoter FKP Scorpio and sister companies 7Hz Recordings & 7Hz Music, JABA presently manage UK rock artists The Answer, Aaron Keylock and Stone Broken, USA based artists Wakey Wakey, Dream The Electric Sleep plus latest new signing The Nectars. They also manage iconic producer, TV and movie composer Neil Davidge (Massive Attack) whose latest score works include the ‘Monsters Dark Continent’ movie, and TV series ‘New Blood’ and ‘Spotless’.
“It’s a rockin’ pleasure to be asked to be involved with the Heavy Music Awards. We fully support any initiatives that promote the lifestyle, music and ethos of great rock music and that Dave Bradley guy is an absolute demon!”