Peter Mensch confirmed for ILMC 30
Legendary manager Peter Mensch, whose Q Prime roster includes Red Hot Chili Peppers, Muse, Metallica and Foals, will join host Ed Bicknell for Friday`s Breakfast Meeting at the ILMC 30 Breakfast Meeting in March 2018.

The news comes as the International Live Music Conference announces the first round of agenda topics for the 30th anniversary edition of the event in London.

From 1979 to 1982, Mensch worked as a manager at Leber Krebs, where he was responsible for AC/DC, Scorpions, Def Leppard and Michael Schenker. Starting on April Fools’ Day 1982, Mensch and Cliff Burnstein formed Q Prime with just Def Leppard. The company’s roster currently includes Metallica, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Muse, Snow Patrol, Foals, Silversun Pickups, Cage the Elephant and the Black Keys.

The Breakfast Meeting, which takes place at 10.30 on Friday 9 March, will be hosted by former artist manager and raconteur Ed Bicknell. Previous interviewees in the hot-seat have included artist managers Paul McGuinness and Doc McGhee, WME’s Marc Geiger and Live Nation’s Arthur Fogel.