Paul Watson is a passionate Brisbane based musician and manager who has been actively involved in creating and releasing music since high school days (some time ago). Paul currently performs in explosive live dub / dnb / dancehall 8 piece, Dubmarine , roots reggae dubbers The Upsteppers, Psychedelic blues rocker Grim Tilla and the Diablo, deep soul steppers the New Buzz and djs under the moniker Selecta Watson. Paul also runs Brisbane based music management company Depth Charge Music whose clients include bands Dubmarine and reggae heavy-weights Kingfisha. Furthermore Depth Charge Music book Friday nights at West Ends newest, hottest venue The Motor Room. Not one to take spare time lightly Paul is also a partner of new 7” record label, Vital Signs Records, specialising in vinyl only releases from exciting roots and reggae acts. Paul is an avid reggae, blues and soul fan, and collects too many records. He clearly has a music problem.
He sat down and had a yarn with us recently about booking agents and offered up some very honest advice.
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