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New Management Client at SCL: Erica Buettner

SCL is thrilled to have on board our management roster American folk artist Erica Buettner:


“True Love and Water” and “Time Travelling” alone suffice to convince us that a real talent in the landscape of female folksingers has just bloomed. – François Gorin, Telerama

Paris has its Sibylle Baier: an uprooted American whose enveloping siren song makes us lose all sense of reason. –

Ginsberg-ghosted Parisian-beat-music – For Folk’s Sake

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Canada’s Red Orkestra release “Burning Little Empires” in Europe

Canada’s alt-folk / country-rock project Red Orkestra, led by singer-songwriter Johnny Charmer, release their 4th album, Burning Little Empires, in Europe this month via distributors Compact Records in Portugal, Sonic RendezVous in the Netherlands and Broken Silence in Germany, with digital distribution via Finetunes. Press and PR will be handled by Fabulous Generation (PT) and Starkult (DE).

Recorded by Red Orkestra’s current line up consisting of Johnny Charmer, Steve Parkinson, Neil McDonald and Rick Andrade, Burning Little Empires was produced in Toronto and Winnipeg by Steve Payne.

The new single from the forthcoming Red Orkestra album, Burning Little Empires, is now available for listening and downloading. Check out the Downloads section of to hear The 7th Seal.

Many thanks to the Royal Art Lodge for the cover art, You’re never too young for forever.

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The Road to Mazgani

The documentary “The Road to Mazgani”, directed by Rui Pedro Tendinha, is SCL’s first documentary production. The road movie follows singer/songwriter Mazgani through his first European tour, breaking new ground in Spain, The Netherlands, and France before coming home to Lisbon with a sold-out performance at Teatro Aberto. Director Rui Tendinha and cameraman Abel Rosa documented the harsh reality on the road in new countries for an independent artist breaking new ground. A true road movie coming to film festivals later this year.



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SCL at Midem 2012

Following our participation at Eurosonic, SCL heads to Cannes for this year’s MIDEM.

We will be representing our management clients as well as consultancy rosters there. We look forward to meeting you!

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SCL Agency at Festivals / Conferences

Nuno Saraiva (Manager, SCL-Agency) and Ana Figueiredo (Agent, Fabulous Generation) will be at Glimps (BE) in December, Eurosonic (NL) in January with Old Jerusalem, Midem (FR), and CMW (CA) over the next few months.

Below is some additional information on these conferences / festivals:

Glimps (BE):

SCL’s agency Fabulous Generation has an artist performing at Glimps. LOST MICHI plays Ghent on Saturday the 17th of December.

Additional information on the page .

Eurosonic (NL):

SCL and the PAD Artist Collective ( have an artist performing as part of Network Europe’s Eurosonic showcase on January 12th, 22:15, at Newscafé in central Groningen. OLD JERUSALEM have been getting some great reviews in Germany also, where the record is now out via Broken Silence. Don’t miss it!

As for CMW, given its focus on Spain and Portugal for 2012, SCL is proud to represent several talented Portuguese artists that will be heading to Toronto in March as part of mission : Canada. These artists include MAZGANI and others to be announced. For now we leave you with mission : Canada’s Facebook page.


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SCL-Agency is a Lisbon-based Music Management Company and Consulting Company.

Within our company structure we also have a Portuguese booking agency with PT as well as international rosters, Fabulous Generation. We host an indie artist collective from Braga, Portugal, called PAD, and we consult on the international development of several Portuguese and international artists. We are also developing a road management and tour service for artists touring in Portugal, Spain, and the rest of Europe.

SCL Agency (Saraiva Canejo Leitão Unipessoal Lda.) is a member of both musicaPT, the Portuguese Agents & Managers Association, as well as Network Europe, an European Booking Agents’ Association.

We look forward to your contact and inquiries.