Michael Mary Murphy
Michael Mary Murphy was a member of Dublin’s DIY music scene before he emigrated to London. There, he worked for Virgin Records and later became an A+R person for Imago Records in New York. Following this he set up a music management firm in Toronto. When he retired from the music industry in 2006 he began lecturing on entrepreneurship and the music industry in Dublin. He completed a Ph.D. on the social history of entrepreneurs in the Irish music industry at Trinity College Dublin.