Sean Simmons has been involved in the music industry for over 25 years.
In that time he has worked as a broadcaster and staff member for radio stations 3PBS, 4ZZZ & 3RRR FM, booked venues, curated events, contributed soundtracks, DJ’d at festivals and toured the world playing in bands.
He has slept on floors and performed in castles.
In 2012, Sean joined Premier Artists/Mushroom Group as a booking agent , where his roster includes Mick Harvey (Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds, PJ Harvey), Cash Savage & The Last Drinks, Tex Perkins, The Scientists, Blackeyed Susans, Freya Josephine Hollick, Lost Ragas and more.
He also looks after the touring of international artists in Aust. through Premier such as: Steve Poltz, Godie Mackeeman & his Rhythm Boys and The Brothers Comatose.
In 2015 he founded Press Play, Australian tour promoter for U.S acts Kid Congo & the Pink Monkey Birds (Nick Cave, The Cramps, Gun Club), Lydia Lunch, James Chance & the Contortions and Mudhoney/Big Boys/Gas Huffer/Lubricated Goat super band from Seattle, The Monkeywrench as well as U.K artist Gemma Ray.