Having been involved in the music industry for over 15 years now, Duane is one of the more respected members of the Australian dance music community, as the Programming and Artist Relations Manager for Marquee at The Star Sydney / Tao Group. Duane is responsible for programming Australia’s leading nightclub and has worked with some of the biggest artists in the world in his time there. Duane was previously an Artist Manager for Crown Rights Management and Senior Agent for Soapbox Artists, both within Ministry Of Sound Group Australia. Prior to that Duane was the Agency Director at Konkrete Agency & Touring, a boutique booking agency born in Melbourne where Duane gained solid management experience and developed substantial contacts within dance music Agency & Touring globally.
Duane was also a member of DJ/Production duos Fake Forward and Midnite Sleaze, together remixing for the likes of Carl Cox, Roger Sanchez and Avicii. He is also the co-owner of 2 underground record labels, the infamous tech house/tribal label Bamboo Music and newly minted future house label Habitual Recordings.