NW1 And Island Records Australia Join Forces To Host Song Writing Retreat In Bali



Nettwerk One (NW1), the publishing arm of Nettwerk Music Group, and Island Records Australia have teamed up for a Writer Retreat in Ubud, Bali from May 30, 2010 – June 10, 2010, with some of the hottest established and up-and-coming artists, writers, and producers from around the globe.

Peter Coquillard of NW 1 says, “Ubud is truly Bali’s pre-eminent center for fine arts, dance and music. When Michael Taylor, Head of Island Records Australia, and I were discussing putting together a exceptional retreat in a truly unique place, we couldn’t think of a more vibrant, creative and inspiring place to conduct it.”

Michael Taylor of Island Records Australia says, “Creating a unique and special environment for artists and writers to work together undoubtedly brings about special songs, and that’s the goal of this Bali writing retreat. With this caliber of song-writing talent and artistry, and with the beautiful surroundings of Ubud, great music and collaborations are bound to come forth.”

Confirmed artists to attend include: Westlife singer Brian McFadden, Australian artist Delta Goodrem, Australian singer Cassie Davis, DJ Havana Brown, reggae fusion artist Marvin Priest and recording artist Gary Go.

Confirmed writers/producers to attend include: Arnthor Birgisson ( Britney Spears, Leona Lewis, Jennifer Lopez, Janet Jackson, Celine Dion), Fredro (Guy Sebastian, Kelly Rowland, Sugababes & Sinead O Connor), Gary Clark (Natalie Imbruglia, McFly and Demi Lovato), Jeff Miyahara (2009 Japanese Writer and Producer of the Year), Negin Djafari (Miley Cyrus, Kumi Koda and Exile), Paul Mac (Silverchair and George Michael), Robert Conley (Darren Hays, Amy Meredity, Axel Whitehead and Brian McFadden), Arama Brown (Enrique Iglesia, Pixie Lott and Hanna Montana).


Manager contact: 

Peter Coquillard | peterc@nettwerk.com