LONDON (CelebrityAccess) – Nashville-based music publisher Bluewater Music has appointed Liam McMellon as creative director.
Based in London, McMellon joins Bluewater from UK film and TV production company Goldfinch, where he served as its in-house music supervisor.
In his new role, McMellon will be responsible for a wide range of creative projects, including artist development and artist management for Bluewater’s creative division. The role will also include working with Bluewater client, Veva Sound on their latest service Veva Live, which verifies, validates, and archives live performances during artist tours for future use.
McMellon originally joined Bluewater Music as a consultant in 2017. Since then he has signed UK Americana Award winners Curse of Lono, Norway’s Violet Road, songwriter Greg Becker, singer-songwriter Roseanna Reid, film production company Goldfinch Music and new UK-based band The Violets.
Bluewater’s president, Peter Roselli, said: “We’re thrilled to continue our work with Liam. His extensive experience and deep knowledge of the UK music industry aligns with Bluewater’s vision to further develop its international growth.”
McMellon began his career at multi-award winning, UK independent record label Silva Screen Records/So Recordings, where he worked on several notable film and TV soundtracks. He previously worked for Silva Screen Records’ joint venture Southern Crossroads Music.