Academic Staff Directory

Daniel Hagan

Daniel Hagan

Senior Lecturer and Course Leader – BA Music Management
Academic school:
Job title:
Senior Lecturer
Course Leader – BA Music Management
Higher qualifications:

MA (Dist.) University of Brighton, PGCE (University of West of England), PGCLT (University of South Wales), BA (University of Wales)

Professional organisations:
Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)
Performing Right Society (PRS)
International Association for the Study of Popular Music (IASPM)


Live music promotions include: Green Man Festival 2003-2011, Buzz Club 1985-1992; artists promoted include Blur, The Stone Roses, Mumford & Sons, Robert Plant, Fleet Foxes, Primal Scream, Bon Iver, Ben Howard, James Blake

Recorded music: includes five albums

'Chimney' - track on Ubisoft computer game Rocksmith

Research and scholarly output:


Hagan, D., (2014) The Atrium: a convergence of education, leisure and consumption (in) City Imaging: Regeneration, Renewal and Decay (ed) Brabazon, T., Springer: Dordrech.

Hagan, D., (2011) Music for festivals, The Business of Live Music, University of Edinburgh, 31 March - 2 April 2011.


PhD – (University of South Wales)  After The Goldrush: the changing face of festivals in the new musical landscape.