established in 2015 by sam tucker, yuppies music is a booking agency and tour management company for independent artists in the realms of experimental and forward thinking popular music, with an emphasis towards jazz and electronica. the roster includes artists from the UK, Europe, USA and japan, in territories across the globe, from hong kong to canada, iceland to romania. successful headline shows in new york, paris, london, berlin, vancouver, reykjavik, amsterdam and many more.
working closely in artist development with labels such as gondwana records, jazzy sport, jvc and tru thoughts. with regular support from gilles peterson and the team at worldwide fm, jamie cullum, BBC6music and bandcamp. yuppies music has collaborated with brand such as OCB and bowers and wilkins.
regular promotion partners include soundcrash music, sam lee’s nest collective, bambambam, tango presents nyc, menice paris, true soliders amsterdam, synergy concerts and the canadian jazz alliance to name a handful.
in 2017 yuppies music released a 12″ record called tokyo sound land, featuring ametsub, anchorsong and daisuke tanabe supported by tru thoughts and the sasakawa foundation and toured fully through out europe.
emerging from a festival production and programming background, having worked with events such as green man, body and soul(IE), glastonbury, bloc, and fusion(DE). between 2011 – 2015 programming the independent festival venue chai wallahs and continuing to work in similar roles at boomtown, outlook & dimensions(CR), simple things, love saves the day and shambala. stage managing and providing artist liaison for acts such as dizzie rascal, grace jones, the specials, thom yorke, four tet, m.i.a, roots manuva, floating points, jon hopkins, and many more. yuppies music also offer tour management services.
agent & director / sam tucker / +447919871867 / firstname.lastname@example.org
production coordinator / cara topping / +447891834054 / email@example.com
(tokyo sound land. sicily 2017)