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Expert Instructors

We have gathered an elite team of highly experienced professionals from every area of the music industry, ready to guide you through the practical steps you need to take to enter the industry yourself. Meet them here...

Arabian Prince Music Business

As a founding member of world famous rap group, L.A.'s very own N.W.A, Arabian Prince has written, rapped and produced some of the most influential tracks in the history of Hip Hop. With an industry career spanning almost four decades, our students are in good hands.

Saytek Music Production

In-demand live act, played Space, Fabric, Tresor, Zoo Project. Releases on Cubism, Kevin Saunderson’s Legendary KMS, liebe*Detail, Soma, My Favorite Robot, Wiggle. Read about Saytek in The Sun.

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Leddra Chapman Music Industry

Independent artist, performer & label owner. Her single "Story" was released to much critical acclaim and playlisted on Radio 2. Studied at LCM & is an ambassador for Quiksilver & The Body Shop.

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Linton Bennett Music Composition

Linton aka Stepz composes/produces for Dido, Warren G, All Saints, Jamelia & Imogen Heap to name a few. He’s been active in the  music industry after 3 decades and was signed to Motown in the US.

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Carroll Thompson Singing

Carroll recorded with  Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Chaka Khan, Sade & more. Signed to Virgin as solo artist. Has performed a number of Top 40 hits & scored No1 on UK Reggae Chart with 'I'm So Sorry'.

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Max Heyes Engineering/Mixing

Credits include Paul Weller, Oasis, Primal Scream, Jamiroquai and Massive Attack. Co-produced The Doves #1 album 'The Last Broadcast'. Mixed Primal Scream's 'XTRMNTR'. Helped develop La Roux.

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Michael Bailey Radio

Resident DJ for Goldie's Metalheadz label, presenter at 1Xtra, Radio 1 & Ministry of Sound. Recorded/remixed for Goldie, Roni Size, Guy Called Gerald, Trey Songz, Chipmunk, Nas & Damian Marley.

Kevin Kerrigan Music Composition

Branded an 'alchemist' by Brian Eno, Kevin has worked with Bjork, Gwen Stefani, Eurythmics, Kylie & Sting among others and composes for movies/TV for Paramount, BBC, Warner Bros, Sony & Universal.

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Ganesh Singaram Mixing/Engineering

Ganesh worked with Pharrell, Swedish House Mafia, Kanye West, Lee Groves, Black Eyed Peas, The Killers & more. His experiences range from full band to solo artist recordings, mixing and production

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Justin Lyndley Mixing/Engineering

Engineered, mixed & produced for Klaxons, Bloc Party, Lily Allen, Mystery Jets, Tricky, Elvis Costello, Carleen Anderson, Jocelyn Brown, INXS, James, Marxman and many more.

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Tim Wills Sound Engineering

Credits: Trevor Horn, Brian Eno, Seal, Nick Cave, Newton Faulkner & The Cure. Integral to Ian Brown's success. Headlined Glastonbury, V Festival. Co-produced Solarized & UK #4 The World Is Yours.  

Sara Martin Music Industry

Sara has qualifications from the world's most respected musical institutions & experience curating acts for top London venues plus A&Ring successful bands. She teaches on our Music Industry courses.

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Phil Ramocon Singing/Composition

Ivor Novello & Grammy-winning musician/songwriter. Worked with Steve Winwood, Jamelia, Bob Marley, Jimmy Cliff and more. Co-wrote 'Buffalo Stance' with Neneh Cherry. 

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Anthony Chapman Mixing/Engineering

Highly decorated producer, engineer, mixer, remixer & composer: Klaxons, Franz Ferdinand, Rizzle Kicks. Toured world as DJ Scissorkicks, releasing over 50 records & remixes under that moniker.

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Jen Anderson Music Industry

Music manager Jen ran T in the Park for 5 years, A&R'd at Fiction Records, set up King Tut Recordings and runs her own business - Euphonios. A board member of AIM & SMIA, Jen has also worked with BBC.

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Jan Kybert Mixing/Engineering

Jan has worked on projects with major artists that include Oasis, Paul Weller, The Prodigy and KT Tunstall. He also has a number 1 album, 'Sonik Kicks', and an incredible live tour under his belt.

Dave Stone Music Production

David Stone is one half of Drum n Bass act Gerra & Stone & his work has received regular plays across BBC Radio 1, 1Xtra & Kiss FM.  His tracks regularly chart in Beatport top 10 . He's also a successful DJ & PB graduate.

Chris Carter Sound Design

Chris worked with Adrian Sherwood, Little Axe, Shara Nelson & Asian Dub Foundation. Released his own productions on labels like TCR, Botchit and Scarper, he’s also a DJ/remixer and music library creator.

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Natasha Klerks Music Industry

Promoter, DJ and label founder at Neighbourhood featuring Daniel Avery, Ben Sims & Pariah. Teaches Music Business aimed at people looking to break into the industry in management, A&R & marketing. 

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Daniel Linton Music Production

As 'Funk Ethics', Danny contributed to UK bass music releasing on Pitch Black, Boka & Brownswood. Supported by Scuba, Skream, Mary Anne Hobbs & Giles Peterson, Danny also DJs with Goldie & Pendulum.

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Chris Franck Remix & Production

With a Top 5 UK hit, Top 20 hits in Germany, Holland, France and a No. 1 in Italy, Chris has remixed over 100 songs for global artists and performed at events inc Glastonbury, Coachella, Womad & more.

Ellie Coden Music industry

Worked as A&R manager at Fierce Panda who discovered Coldplay & Keane. Ellie booked festivals & ran 100s of successful industry events. She runs her own label & live promotion company Cool For Cats

Frank McWeeny Radio

Frank's 'French Toast Radio' is syndicated in more than 25 countries and he has received personal praise from Annie Mac and Gilles Peterson. He presents and produces DJ Mag's monthly radio show.

Ben Bristow DJing

Played at Space (Ibiza), Ministry of Sound, Cargo & Scala. Featured on XFM & Kiss FM. Released on Breakbeat Paradise Recordings, Tru:Funk, Funk Blasters & Resense. Features regularly on BBC 6Music.

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Claude Ruelle Advanced Composition

Beginning his career as a Jazz guitarist, performing alongside artists such as Pierre-Alaina Goualch, Claude has since created soundtracks for games such as 'Penguin Tales' and 'My Time at Portia'.

Ben Mallot Sound Design

Ben is keyboard player for Pest (Ninja Tune). As a producer he has releases on Bonus Round, Don't Records, Victim Records and more. His live show has been to Berghain, Boomtown, Bloc and Uglyfunk & more.

Daniel Herbert Sound Design

Dan's designed sound & produced music for BBC, C4 & CNN. Started out releasing house tracks through Ouch & Tasty. Also worked with St Etienne & has developed the free Point Blank Plug In series.

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Dave Ital Guitar

Top guitarist Dave works live and records with artists such as Craig David, Sugababes, LL Cool J, Redman, Jocelyn Brown, Candi Staton & Bobby Womack. Dave records guitar sessions for students at PB.

Chris James Songwriting

Chris was a songwriter in UK Electro band, Stateless. As a composer, Chris has produced music for international brands such as Facebook, Channel 4 and Virgin Media, as well as Film and TV. 

James Wilson-Rhead Music Composition

James specialises in music for the concert hall and theatre, as well as to accompany films, television and animations. He's also collaborated with many brands, including Sony, 3M and Chevrolet. 

Doug McAvoy Music Production

As Craggz & Parallel, Doug’s been playlisted by Zane Lowe & Annie Mac. The release ‘Northern Soul’ for Dillinja gained critical acclaim and secured an invitation to play live at BBC Maida Vale.

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Doug Shearer Mastering

Starting at Chop 'Em Out, then Nomis, Doug settled at Townhouse & mastered acts like Jamelia, Coldplay, Common, Akon, Kasabian, Primal Scream & more plus a 25th anniversary cut of Bob Marley's Exodus.

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John Davies Music Composition

John has worked as a producer, musical director and bassist for numerous artists, including Freddie Dickson and Riot Jazz, as well as working for brands such as Sony, Warner, Universal and VEVO.

JC (djesi) Concato Sound Engineering

Produced, engineered or remixed Bjork, Portishead, The Cure, Erasure, Galliano, Pressure Drop, Ragga Twins & Renegade Soundwave. Began at Matrix and worked Chrysalis, EMI, Sony, Warner & Blue Note.

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Danny De Matos Music Production

Signed to Arista & Universal, Danny wrote, produced and remixed for artists like Republica & Limp Bizkit. His music’s been in movies, TV Ads and worldwide video games 'Half Life 2' & 'Left 4 Dead'.

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John Watson Music Production

Playing live electronics for Patrick Wolf, John supported Amy Winehouse & Arcade Fire. As a composer for media he’s worked for Instagram, Sony, BBC & C4. Releases music on the Cosmic Pint Glass label.

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Yannis Iliopoulos Record Deals and Branding

Yannis is a music professional with a background in Entertainment Law and Digital Marketing. He's the founder of Sound of Everything Records which has amassed a back catalogue of over 200 releases.

Liam Jones DJing

Aka Cera Alba. Songwriter/DJ has releases on Hot Creations, Gruuv Records, Illusion, Alive, Composite, Abstract Culture, Roush, Domino Effect, Hot Waves, Resonance, Digital Delight, Save You + more.

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Darren Henry DJing

Darren Henry, a.k.a Quest, is often referred to as a veteran producer and pioneer of the UK Dubstep sound since its inception back in the early 2000s. With releases under his belt on top tier Dubstep labels such as Deep Medi, Dub Police, System, Innamind, Soul Jazz and Antisocial Records, he is a respected and revered figure within the industry worldwide.

Nick Feldman Music Production

Releases on One Inch Punch, Bad Sekta & Frogs as Ronin. DJs on radio. Tours complex Ableton Live work around world playing with Vex’d, Milanese, Crystal Distortion, Hellfish & Dead Silence Syndicate.

Nigel Hosten DJing

Aka Mr Dex. DJ'd with Ghostface & Raekwon (Wu-Tang), Omar, Estelle, Sway, Scratch Perverts and DJ Jazzy Jeff. Hosts The DeX Files weekly on itch.fm/live. Member of ‘A Bunch of Deckheads’ DJ agency.

Bruno Lawton Radio

Bruno has taken part in big projects as a DJ/producer and radio personality. He's worked with Hed Kandi, Paul Oakenfold on 'Planet Perfecto' among other projects, Ministry of Sound and Kiss FM.

Ellie Lawson Music Industry

Championed by Ellen Degeneres once she signed to Atlantic Records in the USA, Ellie has had a 5-year sponsorship with Quicksilver, as well as achieving many top-10 Beatport Trance releases.

Paul Ressel Music Production

Multi-instrumentalist. Produced Lana Del Ray & Shaznay Lewis. Composes for MTV, Channel 4, Discovery, Sky, IKEA, Ford & BBC Radio 4. Produces projects with Amnesty International.

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Phil Bodger Engineering/Mixing

Mixed Sugababes, Lily Allen, Ray Davies, Brand New Heavies, John Cale, Stevie Wonder, Dave Stewart, Sade, Tina Turner & The Spice Girls.  Also worked with Thin Lizzy, Jam, Sex Pistols & Trevor Horn.

Pierre Duplan Engineering/Mixing

Longtime audio partner to Shawn Lee, the shamanistic soundscaper who features in this video. Adept at totally analogue or digital mixing/engineering environments with a unique perspective on mixing.

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Richard Boal Music Production

Worked with Judge Jules, Sonique, Spiller, Marco V & Sophie Ellis Bextor. Remixed Freddie Mercury, Kylie Minogue & Tom Jones. Makes audio for Dreamworks, Reebok, Sony & Premier League.

Debs Wild Music Industry

Worked in music for 20yrs as A&R for labels, publishers & management. Discovered Coldplay & still works as part of their team. Frequent speaker at various industry panels & mentor to unsigned artists

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Appleblim Ableton Live

Appleblim (Aus Music, Phonica Records, R&S Records) was instrumental in Bristol’s dubstep scene and we’re lucky to have him on board as an expert instructor for the new London term teaching Ableton.

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Gav Duffy Music Industry

Gav was playlisted on Radio 1, XFM & BBC 6 Music as a musician and now works in Festival PR with companies like Secret Garden Party, Sound Tracks Festival, Hart Media and Emms Publicity.

Ben Perrier Live Sound

Ben mixes sound for artists touring UK, Europe, USA, Japan, Australia & New Zealand. Mixed 30,000 capacity festivals & London venues Brixton Academy, Forum, O2 Academy, Koko, Shepherds Bush Empire

Bon Harris Sound Design

Nitzer Ebb's Bon Harris has enjoyed a 30 year music career working with Depeche Mode, Smashing Pumpkins, Evanescence, AFI, Avril Lavigne, Bush, Billy Corgan & Marilyn Manson.

Sophie Grant Live Sound

Sophie has mixed live sound for Jamie T, Kate Nash, The Datsuns, Maximo Park, The Noisettes, Jay Leno, The View, Jonathan Ross show, Jools Holland's 'Later' and more.

Computo Sound Design

Hollywood producer/sound designer who worked for Native Instruments. Trained artists Zedd, LMFAO, Flying Lotus and Atrak in Maschine/Komplete. See Computo featured in this video.

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Roberta Bruno Singing

Known as 'BB', Roberta has trained herself for more than 15 years in singing. She's a highly regarded vocal coach in both the UK and EU, with her own breakthrough method in developing voices.

Alex Phountzi Music Production

Bugz In The Attic, Greenmoney founder Alex released on V2, FabricLive, Back To Mine. Remixed Amy Winehouse, Roisin Murphy, Fela Kuti, 4Hero. Signed to Fools Gold; hosts weekly MoS radio show.

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DJ Morsecode DJing

Nathaniel Morse was the winner of Redbull's first United States "3style" DJ battle in LA. He was awarded “Best DJ in LA” and then “Best DJ in America” by the Sun Times in 2014 & 2015 respectively.

Sweatson Klank Music Production

Flying Lotus remixer and Project Mooncircle stalwart Tom Wilson passes his knowledge on to you as a frontline member of Point Blank LA. See him featured on Skrillex's music site here.

Hector Hernandez Ableton Live

Aka Hektagon, debut 'London' (Freaks of Nature) was supported by Mary Anne Hobbs in Bass Music scene. Remixes for Baobinga, ID, High Frequency Bandwidth, Piece of Shh...show his eclectic taste.

Stefano Ritteri Music Production

Releases on Dirtybird, Sound Pellegrino & Exploited. Remixed Underworld & Depeche Mode. Resident in Fabric. Releases on Saved, Pets & Defected. PB Deep & Minimal House instructor.

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Ian Button Production Analysis

As guitarist with Death in Vegas played gigs all over the world; recorded with Iggy Pop, Liam Gallagher & Paul Weller. Also worked with Arthur Baker, Dot Allison & Brandon Block.

Freddy Cuin Ableton Live

Certified Ableton Trainer Freddy worked with Shy FX, BLIM, Above & Beyond & more. AKA Freddy Frogs, you can catch him in full flow on our Friday Forum Live (FFL!) broadcasts via our YouTube channel.

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Ben Medcalf Production/Mixing

Producer/composer/DJ. International DJ success as Rogue Element & Disco of Doom. Composition credits include films (The Veteran), trailers (Men In Black III) & ads (Dodge Ram, Vodafone & McLaren).

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Ski Oakenfull Music Composition

Played keys for K-Creative, Galliano, Raw Stylus. Remixer/producer/writer for Incognito, Joey Negro, Valerie Etienne, Two Banks Of Four, The Bays. Albums on Sony, BBE & Primaudial Records.

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Dale Corderoy Music Production

Dale combines House, Trance, Progressive & Electronica. Releases on Napith, High Contrast, Vandit & Perfecto prefaced his own imprint CDRY. He wrote Kerosene with Dogzilla & indie band Belasco.

Mike Koglin Music Production

DJ Mag Top 100 DJ. Debut ‘The Silence’ went Top 20. His productions & remixes have been supported by Armin Van Buuren, Tiesto & Paul Van Dyk. Runs his label Noys Music.

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Tom O'Grady Music Composition

Played with Don Blackman, Underground Resistance & Clare Fischer at venues like IndigO2, Jazz Cafe, Floridita, Hackney Empire. Recorded at Sunset Sound in LA and Abbey Road in London.

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David Clarke DJing

David Clarke (aka DJ Davine) has played Ministry of Sound, The Garage and the Mother Live 333. Has his own urban radio show with an audience of 90,000. He is a Traktor expert and works with PB and NI.

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Gaty Lopez Music Production

Certified Ableton Trainer Gaty releases productions & remixes for artists like Inner City, Tears For Fears, Danny Tenaglia, Paul Van Dyk & Black Eyed Peas; plays at Pacha, Nautico, Jet, Plastik & more.

Gabriel 'Gato' Ferrer Maschine

Musician/technologist,12 years at Native Instruments, top class instructor with real-world experience in sound/lighting, synthesis, percussion, visual & VJ technologies, dance/avant garde, IT & more.

Markman Composition & Mixing

DJ Markman incorporates classic 90s House with futuristic R&B, UK Garage & Bassline. Ableton Certified, his live sets pay homage to the likes of Adamski, Orbital & The Chems

 

David Harrow Music Industry Project

Starting out in the 80's, Dave's incredible adventures include Psychic TV, Anne Clark, ONU Sound System, Andy Weatherall, Lee Scratch Perry, Billy Ray Martin, with countless albums and live projects.

Kamel Omais Mixing

Kamel Omais (Dead-Tones) works at Guy Gerber’s studio. He's gone on to mix & master for Guy & other artists, including PBLA instructor Sweatson Klank. Kamel has joined us at PBLA to teach mixing!

Ben Chetwood Intro to Production

An Ableton Live expert, Ben has worked with artists such as Little Boots, Rudimental & Damian Lazarus. His approach to performance is influenced by his extensive use of hardware and effects.

Julian Peake Intro to Production

Julian has scored global hit records as one half of Stretch & Vern and Reflekt & has written for Kylie Minogue, Little Boots & Dirty Vegas as a Sony/ATV-signed writer.

Peter Dowsett Mixing

Has worked as an Engineer at top studios like Metropolis & has worked with the likes of Pharell, Snoop Dogg, Black Eyed Peas, Chase & Status, Miles Kane, The Buzzcocks & Laura Mvula to name a few

Francesco Monti Music Composition

Francesco has shared the booth with international artists at top venues such as Amnesia, Pacha, Insomnia, Bora Bora and Cafe Del Mar to name a few.

Nick Bennett Mastering

#1 charted artist & engineer with 20+ yrs experience. Has worked at EMI & Ronnie Scotts & signed with Edel, Warner Chappell, Ministry of Sound, Tommy Boy & XL Talent. Founder of Revolution Mastering.

Sam Willis Music Industry

Mercury Prize nominee Sam Willis has released with R&S, KOMPAKT & Black Acre and remixed for Caribou, Simian Mobile Disco & Panda Bear. Was Head of Press at Rough Trade Records and Head of A&R at R&S

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