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Kevin Foo

@kevinfoomusic

Kevin Foo has spent the last 15 years focused on producing, developing, managing and exporting some of the region’s biggest music talents. He has compiled a respectable list of credentials featuring the local and regional music industry’s foremost names and some of the largest productions and shows. His discography includes artistes signed with major labels/publishers (Universal Music, Sony Music, Warner Music, Nettwerk Records) like Linying, Charlie Lim, Nathan Hartono, The Sam Willows, Alarice, Miguel Antonio, The Fire Fight etc, as well as numerous Indie artistes/bands.

He recently produced/arranged Act 2 of the National Day Parade 2018, and has also been involved as composer/producer for national-level events like SG50’s Singapore Dance Day Theme ‘Got to Move’, the National Day 2006 parade, the SPH Crystal Awards 2005 to 2010, Colin Goh and Woo Yen Yen’s feature film ‘Singapore Dreaming’, Film Festival submissions like ‘Pointework’ and ‘Almost Christmas’ as well as musicals like ‘Godspell’ and ‘The Zebra Consequences’. Corporate/Institutional clients include the Unilever Singapore, The LuxAsia group, The Sentosa Development Corporation, Singapore Press Holdings, Rotary Club Singapore, Great Eastern Life, The Purple Symphony, Republic Polytechnic etc.

He has had first hand experience strategising and developing artists through the music management agency he co-founded, Foundation Music LLP, which currently manages artists like Linying, Charlie Lim, Evanturetime, Jesse Ruben, Maricelle and The Steve McQueens and is the booking agent for a selection of other local and regional acts. He has also booked and managed tours for these key acts, resulting in some breakthrough platforms for these artists at Summersonic 2015, 2016 & 2018, SXSW 2017, Melbourne International Jazz Festival, Melbourne Music Week, BIGSOUND Festival, Zandari Fiesta, Brisfest, OzAsia and many others.

As the co-founder of Independent record label Umami Records, he was crucial in the A&R, as well as the distribution and promotion of the music of artistes like Linying, Evanturetime, brb., Theodora, Nicco Homaili, Martin Baltser, The AZN Sen$ation, Phoria, The Steve McQueens, Evanturetime, Campfire, Oya Paya, HubbaBubbas, General Lee, Maricelle and many more.

Kevin is also currently a NOISE mentor (since 2017), a SHINE Talent Development Program Mentor (since 2017), a Baybeats Budding Band Program Mentor (since 2018) and the Secretary of The Music Society, Singapore (SGMuso)