"It is with great honor that I write these words today.  The Alternative Power 100 Music List was not my original idea but I felt an immense sense of responsibility to justify its existence, symbolic meaning and distinct flaws within the community framework."

Andreea Magdalina, Founder


Adriana Arce  |  Artist Manager, Maverick

Alison Wenham  |  CEO, Worldwide Independent Network (WIN)

Ana Passaseo  |  VP of Finance, Universal Music Latin Entertainment

Andreea Magdalina  |  Founder,

Ann Harrison  |  Author, Music Business

Anna Hildur  |  Programme Director, Nordic Music Export

Anna Meacham  |  International Head of Music and Entertainment, Purple Entertainment

Annie Mac  |  DJ

Ashley Mak  |  Global Event Producer, Boiler Room

Bjork  |  Artist

Brontë Jane  |  A&R , Third Side Music

Cameo Carlson  |  President, mTheory Nashville

Carla Marie Williams  |  Songwriter and Founder, Grils I Rate

Catherine Manners  |  Founder & Director, Manners McDade

Cathy Bauer  |  Head of Domestic Sales, Secretly Distribution

Cherie Hu  |  Media & Entertainment Contributor, Forbes

Claire Mas  |  Head of Digital, Communion Music

Clare Scivier  |  Music Coach, Clarey Sage

Dee Adam  |  Miss, Dee Adam at Ferocious Talent

DJ Paulette  |  DJ, Radio Presenter, Journalist

Elizabeth Garo  |  VP of Talent, Spaceland Productions

Ellen Koehlings  |  Editor in Chief, Riddim Magazine

Emily Williams  |  Director, Downtown Records

Emma Birkett  | Artist Manager, One Little Indian

Eric Mackay |  VP Digital, EMEA & APAC, Warner Chappell

Erykah Badu  |  Artist

Frances Shelley  |  Composer

Francisca Goncalves  |  Creative Licensing Manager, Globe (Universal Music)

Francisca Valenzuela  |  Founder + Musician, Ruidosa Festival

Gabrielle Cawthorne  |  International Director, Warner Music UK

Georgia Taglietti  |  Head of Communication, International Media & PR, Sonar Festival

Gina Tucci  |  Head of A&R, Big Beat Records

Grace Jones  |  Artist

Grace LaDoja  |  Artist Manager

Harriet Jordan-Wrench  |  CEO and Founder, Secret Sessions

Harriet Moss  |  Global Creative Manager / London Director, Manners McDade /

Heather Mundinger |  Creative Licensing Assistance, Downtown Records

Helen Barrass  |  Marketing Manager, Kobalt Music Recordings

Hugo van Heijningen  |  Founding Member, Red Light Radio

Jane Beese  |  Head of Music, RoundHouse

Jane Third  |  SVP, Because Music

Jen Lyon  |  Founder / Co-Owner, Mean Red Productions / Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival

Jen Pearce |  SVP, Licensing & Strategic Marketing, Downtown Records / Immortal Music Publishing

Jessi Lumbroso  |  A&R manager, FIRST MATCH

Jo Dipple  |  CEO, UK Music

Jody Gerson  |  CEO, Universal Music Publishing

Judy Miller  |  President Publicist, Motormouth Media

Julia Willinger  |  SVP A&R, Mom + Pop

Julie Adenuga  |  Presenter, Beats1

Karen Emanuel  |  Founder, Key Production Group

Karma Bertelsen  |  Marketing Manager, Kilimanjaro Live

Kate Moross  |  Director, Studio Moross.Com

Kathryn Frazier  |  Owner/CEO, Biz3

Kelly Chappel  |  VP Touring, Europe, Live Nation

Kerry Fiero  |  Founder, Girl Power!

Kieran Yates  |  Journalist 

Lara Baker  |  Director of Marketing and Events, AIM

Laura Escude |  CEO/Founder, Electronic Creatives

Laurence Muller  |  Artist Manager, Snoot

Lesley Olenik Galindo  |  VP, Goldenvoice

Livia Tortella  |  CEO, Black Box

Liz Goodwin  | MD, Glassnote Records

Louisa Rainbird  |  Creative Manager, Television, Music Sales

Lucy Blair  |  Director of International Sales & Marketing, The Orchard

Lulu Simone  |  Founder, SoulsinAction

Margi Cheske  |  President, Fantasy Label Group

Maria Castellon  |  Marketing Specialist, Rockera

Marni Wandner  |  President and Founder, Sneak Attack Media

Martine Carlson  |  Manager, Creative Licensing, Downtown Records

Meg Harkins  |  SVP of Marketing, Roc Nation

Michelle Garramone  |  Artist Management & Consulting, MG Entertainment Group

Michelle Golden  |  Founder, ProjectNextUp

Molly Neuman  |  Head of Music, Kickstarter

Monique Wallace  |  Head of Publicity, Worldwide Friendly Society

Morgan Thoryk  |  Music Producer, Media Arts Lab

Naomi Palmer  |  Founder & Senior Agent, Earth Agency

Nikki Sherrod  |  Senior VP Of Music, Warner Bros.

Nikoo Sadr  |  Interactive Marketing Manager, The Orchard

Olivia Nunn  |  Marketing Director, Island Records

Patti Silverman  |  Connector, Advisor, Speaker, Consultant, Advisor,  SF Music Tech & SXSW

Paul Benney  |  Founder, DUMMY Mag

Portia Sabin  |  President, Kill Rock Stars

Rachel Menzies  |  Music Supervisor / Founding Director, Native Music Supervision / Hookline LTD

Ramya Velury  |  Brand Management, Downtown Records

Rebecca Sahim  |  A&R/ Head of Publishing, Maverick

Rhian Jones  |  Journalist

Rochelle King  |  VP Product Design & Insights, Spotify

Safiya Lambie Knight  |   Artist and Talent manager, VEVO

Sammy Andrews  |  Director, Deviate Digital

Sarah Anderson  |  Financial Controller/ Advisor, Boiler Room /

Sarah Maria Elvira  |  Marketing & PR, Europe, Empire

Seb Weller  |  Founder and CEO, WMA

Stacey Tang  |  General Manager Columbia Records UK, Sony Music

Susan Brazer  |  CEO, LionShare Media

Tabitha Thorlu-Bangura  |  Production + Partnerships, NTS Radio

Tanyel Vahdettin  |  Director, Eleven Management

Tiffany Yu  |  VP of Digital Innovation, Three Six Zero

Tiger Reid  |  International Product Manager, Beggars Group

Troy Carter  |  Head of Music, Spotify

Ty Stiklorius  | Founder/CEO, Friends at Work

Vanessa Reed  |  CEO, PRS Foundation

Viki Sinden  |  Deputy Editor, The Bunker Publishing / Upset Magazine / Dork Magazine

Wendy Carlos  |  Composer

Yvette Noel-Schure  |  Publicist and Founder,  Schure Media Group