Bandwagon Press is a music PR company run by Beth Parnell (formerly Brookfield) based in Manchester.
Offering print and digital PR to rising talent, well-established artists and music focused events, Bandwagon Press only ever works with clients who Beth believes in.
PR campaigns are always tailored to each artist and are strategic, creative and unique, benefiting from long-standing relationships with a wealth of media contacts.
Bandwagon Press also offers a Style PR service, developing and nurturing relationships between artists and brands along with organising attendance at fashion events.
Prior to establishing Bandwagon Press, Beth worked at Purple PR, Sony Music and SJM Concerts, and has worked on campaigns for artists such as Grizzly Bear, Calvin Harris, MGMT, Hurts, Courteeners and Marina and the Diamonds.
In 2009, Beth was awarded Best Independent PR Person at the Record of the Day Awards for Music Journalism & PR. In 2010, she was shortlisted for PR Campaign of the Year for Hurts ‘Happiness’ in the Music Week Awards and was also runner-up for Best PR Campaign for a Breakthrough Act for Hurts ‘Happiness’ in the Record of the Day Awards for Music Journalism & PR.
Alongside Bandwagon Press, Beth teaches the Artist Development & PR and Artist PR & Brands modules as part of the BA Hons in Music Journalism at BIMM Manchester.
Beth has spoken about Music PR as part of music industry panels for BBC Radio 1, NME and DIY.