Matt Grimes

Matt Grimes

Course Director BA (Hons) Music Business, Senior Lecturer in Music Industries and Radio

Birmingham School of Media
0121 331 6642

Dr Matt Grimes is the course director for the BA (Hons) Music Business course and a Senior Lecturer in Music Industries and Radio, with over 13 years teaching experience in higher education. In 2020, he received his PhD exploring ageing and identity in British anarcho-punks.

Prior to joining the Birmingham School of Media and the Birmingham Centre for Media and Cultural Research (BCMCR) as an academic, Matt worked within the music industries, for a number of DiY record labels, tour manager, music promoter and within music festival production. Matt also worked extensively in the Midlands, Wales and the South West as a freelance radio trainer/producer. He manages internal and external student employability and industry engagement projects. 

Areas of Expertise
Postgraduate Supervision
Media Work
Work With Industry
Links and Social Media