Porch Swing Entertainment is an artist management and consulting company offering musicians of all genres, at all levels of development, guidance and assistance with artist driven projects, grant writing, and career development.


Porch Swing Entertainment offers services for full-time and part-time musicians whose careers have reached the point where they need assistance with day-to-day business operations. Porch Swing Entertainment helps artists with Career Planning, Grant Writing, Copyrights, Royalty Collection, Festival and Showcase Submissions, Branding, Corporate and Event Bookings and more. Not every artist needs to have a full time manager on monthly retainer. SOME artists need assistance with SOME projects SOME of the time. Porch Swing Entertainment can assist with career guidance, management consulting, grant writing and other music projects and services at an hourly rate.

Laurie Brown (Artist Manager) - Specializing in: Career Management and Planning, Artist Management Consulting, Artist-Driven Projects and Grant Writing

With a professional designation in "Music Business - Artist Management" from Berklee College of Music, and having completed the Canada's Music Incubator's ten-week Artist Manager Program in Toronto, Laurie brings a wealth of industry knowledge, funding and showcasing experience, and organizational skills to your career and allows you, the artist, to do what you do best - create and share incredible music.

Joal Kamps (Artist Mentor & Management Consultant) - Specializing in: Campus/Community Radio, Touring, Performance, Branding & Music Royalties

Firsthand experience as an award-winning international touring artist and a multiple grant recipient, Joal is well versed in all aspects of the music career. Having completed Canada's Music Incubator's 10-week "Artist Entrepreneur Program" in Toronto, Kamps brings current industry knowledge to the table as a Music Career Mentor. With successful radio campaigns, profitable tours, veteran performance chops, and royalty collection expertise, he will help you on your way towards earning a full-time living as a professional performing and recording artist.


Porch Swing Entertainment has a unique and diversified roster of talent to bring to your next event. Whether you are planning a corporate party, family event, charitable fundraiser, sporting event, or any other gathering where entertainment is required, we will have an artist that will fit the bill. Check out our list of artists on our ARTISTS page to see who we are working with. Clicking the link to the artist's website will take you directly to their page and allow you to browse for further information, listen to free streaming music, watch videos and more.

To book one of our artists for your next event please email laurie@porchswingentertainment.com or call 780-446-1849.