10:15 Entertainment s.r.o. agency was founded in 2008. Historically it followed the 10:15 Promotion agency, the oldest major private concert promotion agency in the Czech Republic.
Among the most significant events organized by the 10:15 Entertainment have been the shows of Leonard Cohen, Alicia Keys, Diana Krall, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, among others.
In 2010 10:15 Entertainment became an exclusive booking agency of the Open Air Festival (powered by O2) in Panenský Týnec, where a number of major acts performed – The Chemical Brothers, Faithless, Fatboy Slim, Kasabian, Amy MacDonald, Leftfield, Interpol, Gorillaz Sound System, Royksopp etc.
In 24 years of activity, we have completed thousands of projects for about 2,000 clients, music of all possible genres (including Japanese dulcimer, Chinese rock and Mongolian rap…), both well-known and rare names, valued and never appreciated ...
• we also record spoken word, commercials, radio spots, we cut video clips
• we can also shoot live performances in clubs (including video), which we then mix in the studio
• we convert cassettes and LPs, master recordings, compile music bands for good companies
• we play, compose, arrange, produce, help and teach
• we run a public sound wikipedia, we publish news from the field and links to interesting bands or interesting sound on the blog
The 420 Production Agency is a dynamically developing team with many years of experience working with musicians, organizers, publishers and producers at home and abroad.
Professionality in all directions, consistent work with artists and emphasis on every detail of production is a matter for us.
The result is a top stage show who have helped bring them to the most prestigious domestic and world stages, including the legendary Glastonbury and Sziget festivals.
The basic portfolio of 420 Production consists of six names from the best that the current domestic scene offers. We focus on the young electro-dance generation of musicians, but also on quality pop music.
As Agency 420 Production we also provide booking for selected artists, we can offer, create and produce a quality program for VIP events. We will find a musical and scenic solution fitting to your needs and demands.
The 420 Production team, these are three generations of music enthusiasts and experienced professionals who have been immersed in life all over the music around us and abroad. From management and systematic work with artists, through dramaturgy and versatile production of concerts, festivals and events. We have a privileged position in the field of export of Czech modern music.
Since September 2003, A.M.180 has been running the same-titled multifunctional space in Prague, Czech Republic. Main mission: a platform for contact between the independent music scene and contemporary art scene. A.M.180 arranges exhibitions, live shows and performances, from October 2007 also has its own record label, AMDISCS Future reserved label, and since 2008 also form CREEPY TEEPEE festival - summer event for contemporary music and art in Kutn Hora . Dramaturgy is provided under Jakub Hoek (finalist of Jindrich Chalupecky art price 2005 and 2007), Aneka Hokov - both visual artists, and anthropologist tepn Bolf. These people got together to secure their own space, for their friends and supporters, and all the people that are not satisfied with the contemporary art and mainstream music scene in the Czech Republic. Exhibitions in both rooms of the gallery space usually last for three weeks, which enables their fat interchange. The gallery does not have any financial resources and during the realisation they trade on DIY canon.
With its approximately 1,500 students, the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague is the largest arts school in the Czech Republic. Its large number of applicants and demanding entrance examinations enable AMU to maintain a high level of selectivity in all three of its faculties. The number of students remains stable, the drop-out rate is consistently low, and graduates’ success on the job market is high. AMU offers its students the opportunity to further develop their talents and to refine their specific personal presentation in the areas of theatre, film, music and dance. It provides them with a deep immersion into their respective disciplines in the context of European culture, and enables them to identify their own place in Czech culture, which is determined by a unique blend of artistic, social and political life. AMU offers its pedagogues a workplace at the very centre of innovation in accredited artistic fields and at a leading arts research institution, which create good conditions for the development of all forms of study and research in the arts. AMU opens up a space for pedagogical activity to a significant number of experts from professional circles, and thus also draws on flexible feedback, making it possible to continuously update the instruction according to current professional standards. It provides the same space to the best doctoral graduates, and endeavours to secure funding for their starting positions.
For the public, AMU not only enriches cultural life with theatre and dance performances, film screenings, concerts and their other artistic enterprises developed by their students, teachers and graduates, but also facilitates the proliferation of artistic fields outside of artistic circles, thus contributing to the cultivation of public space.