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John Dawkins

John Dawkins

Various Artists Management (UK)

John currently manages Tom Grennan, La Roux, The Libertines, Spiritualized, Elli Ingram, Zuzu, Good Cop Bad Cop, Milburn, Yonaka, and Barns Courtney.  2018 was a stellar year with Tom Grennan being one of only three debut artists to top 5 their album in 2018, he is statistically the most successful debut UK artist in 2018.

John was awarded an ambassadorship by his home city of Coventry for services to the city after the success platinum selling number 1 Enemy album We'll Live And Die In These Towns. The Enemy sold over 1.5 million records, and have four top 10 albums. Starting out as a tour manager, working with several bands including:- Boy Kill Boy / Bloc Party /  Alexisonfire / NME tour / Warped Tour / Rise Against and more, John moved on to consulting for many other bands and music brands The Fratellis, The Twang, etc.

Huge national club success was gained as owner of the Midlands' favourite club Rehab Warehouse in Coventry. It was voted the Guardians Club venue of the month having hosted - MK / Eats Everything / Hannah Wants / Pete Tong / and many more. Tom Grennan, John's new act has just signed a huge global deal with Sony Records.

John is a lifelong suffering Coventry City season ticket holder. He is a failed footballer who went on to study Sports Science and graduate from St Marys University, Twickenham.