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Eric McLellan

Eric McLellan

MENTOR

A&R

New York County, New York, United States


Bio

Eric McLellan's lifelong passion for music has manifested as an A&R consultant, artist manager and music distributor affording an incredible opportunity to work with and for music artists. Eric gained the bulk of his experience during his time at Warner Music Group: Sire Records, Warner Bros Records, and ADA Distribution as A&R Director and label GM/Label Manager working alongside Industry legend Seymour Stein.

Eric is a creative strategist at heart who has grown with the ever changing landscape of the music business taking on various roles at labels from Marketing (advertising) to Creative Services (video production) to A&R, to Distribution over the course of 15+ year career in New York City.

Some of Eric's recording and artist development success stories include signing bands Delta Rae, Ewert & The Two Dragons, and Ida Mae and and giving Samantha Fish a demo deal (now with Concord/Rounder Records), amongst others. Eric also helped bring in indie label Run For Cover Records, imported Monical Heldal from Warner Norway, and signed Charlotte, NC rapper Deniro Farrar to Vice Records and Warner Bros. Records. Eric gave Denzel Curry his first major label placement and worked with Da Baby before both reached critical acclaim.

Eric has traveled across the globe in search of talent and has been a delegate and panelist on many domestic and International Festival panels including SXSW, A3C Hip Hop Festival, The Great Escape, Ice Airwaves, Future Music Forum, ExPo North, Wide Days, Sound City, Canadian Music Week and many others.

CREDITS
A&R Credits: Delta Rae, Deniro Farrar, Kill It Kid, Ewert & The Two Dragons, Samantha Fish, Ida Mae, The Lottery Winners
SKILLS
Branding, Artist Development, Music Industry Expert
PRICE
120 credits / session
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