Born and raised in Hong Kong, Justin Sweeting has over twenty years music industry experience, centered within Asia.
Having established the pan-regional, cross media platform AMP (Asia’s Music Platform) for Channel [V], Justin went on to co-found Magnetic Asia as Head of Music. Magnetic Asia operates festivals & events: Clockenflap, Sonar Hong Kong, regular live shows (‘Clockenflap Presents’); Ticketing and offers further agency services including marketing, PR, production and consultancy to a broad reach of clients. Justin also works directly with a hand-picked roster of artist clients to develop their live businesses in Asia.
Connecting the dots between Asia and the global industry at large, Justin enjoys spreading the word on the region’s music potential and is actively involved in its positive evolution.
Magnetic Asia is a Hong Kong registered full-service event agency created by the founders of Clockenflap Music and Arts Festival. The agency was created to support the growing demands of our festival and concert promotion business and to be able to offer our expertise and services to our growing network of brands and organisations.
Magnetic Asia’s expertise covers all areas of Festival and event delivery:
- Event conceptualisation and design
- Project Management
- Musician booking
- Art curation
- Creative Direction
- Event design and production
- Stage production
- Marketing and PR
- Sponsorship consultancy
- Brand activation curation/production
- Crowd safety planning and ops
- Ticketing and RFiD
- Event I.T.
As a platform, the Jade Music Festival seeks to further encourage and facilitate the cross pollination and diversity of cultures which is aligned directly with our own business. I’m very much looking forward to attending.
Clockenflap Festival is Hong Kong’s premier music festival and place to be for Cantonese music industry observers.
Justin, now living in Canada is an explanatory music industry insider of the Chinese language music world. Justin isn’t just a festival organizer, he’s a network hub and knowledge base of the Chinese speaking music industry, also having his hands well gripped on the tech side of the music industry.