We hope to find artists that we love both in terms of recording and as people. In turn the artist will find a creative home and gain all our experience from 40 years in A&R.
db a&r management
Now using our experience to help new artists become successful, we guide careers through management and A&R with a deep love and knowledge of music.
db the man
In a business of overnight sensations, David Bates’s three decades in music are evidence of an exceptional ear and rare determination and passion.
Legendary British A&R Manager David Bates presents an ever-expanding collection of exquisitely curated playlists and mixtapes.