Mahogany Sessions

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Mahogany Sessions
IndustryMusic
Founded2009
Headquarters
London

Mahogany Sessions is a London based YouTube channel founded in 2009.[1]. The channel has hosted performances from artists including Billy Lockett [2], Rhye[3], Jack Garrett [4], Laura Marling [4] and Roo Panes [5].

History[edit]

Mahogany originally started as a WordPress-based music blog in February 2009. ‘The Mahogany Blog’ gained an online following and a year later on 1 July 2010, ‘The Mahogany Sessions’ YouTube channel was launched.[1] [6] [7]

Partnerships[edit]

In 2017, Mahogany Sessions partnered with Canon on their EOS C200 camera to film a live session which featured rising UK jazz star Alfa Mist [8][9].

In 2017, Mahogany Sessions also partnered with LVMH and Krug Champagne to create a bespoke music and food festival featuring Michelin-star chef Francis Mallman, and live music from Jacob Banks, Ady Suleiman and Jones [10][11].

Mahogany Records[edit]

In 2017, Mahogany Records was launched, a full service record label that uses the Mahogany platform to gain exposure for new and emerging talent [12]. Signings include London-based KAWALA [13], electronic act Model Man, Dallas-based singer Abraham Alexander [14] and singer-songwriter Toby Johnson.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Mahogany Sessions". YouTube. Retrieved 2019-02-12.
  2. ^ "Release "My Only Soul (Mahogany Sessions)" by Billy Lockett - MusicBrainz". musicbrainz.org. Retrieved 2019-02-12.
  3. ^ "Release "Softly / Please (Mahogany Sessions)" by Rhye - MusicBrainz". musicbrainz.org. Retrieved 2019-02-12.
  4. ^ a b Thirion, Jim (2017-08-11). "Top 5 Picks from Mahogany Sessions (That You Need to Listen to Now)". Extreme Nomads. Retrieved 2019-03-19.
  5. ^ That, Thank Folk For. "New Release, Video & Tour: Roo Panes - Ophelia". Thank Folk For That. Retrieved 2019-03-19.
  6. ^ Mayne, Jane (2018-08-09). "Music Exchange Cape Town 2018". WeekendSpecial. Retrieved 2019-01-15.
  7. ^ "Marathon Artists LABs 2018: startups target music monetisation". Retrieved 2019-01-15.
  8. ^ UK, Canon. "Keeping Music Live with the Canon EOS C200". www.canon.co.uk. Retrieved 2019-05-17.
  9. ^ "Canon Sverige: "Mahogany Sessions" Music Campaigns On the EOS C200". Canon Body. 2017-12-30. Retrieved 2019-05-17.
  10. ^ "Krug Champagne launches luxury festival in Hampshire". www.campaignlive.co.uk. Retrieved 2019-05-17.
  11. ^ Arsenault, Bridget. "Krug Champagne Plans The Most Decadent And Exclusive Festival Imaginable". Forbes. Retrieved 2019-05-17.
  12. ^ "Marathon Artists LABs 2018: startups target music monetisation". Retrieved 2019-06-06.
  13. ^ "Kawala release new single 'Moonlight' today through Mahogany Records". Music-News.com. Retrieved 2019-06-06.
  14. ^ "ABRAHAM ALEXANDER ANNOUNCES SELF-TITLED DEBUT EP OUT JUNE 28 VIA MAHOGANY". Vents Magazine. 2019-03-27. Retrieved 2019-06-06.