Chris Carney

30 Nov 2016
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Business and Technical Services Tutor

Chris is a DJ, actor and festival founder from Liverpool. Having spent ten years in theatre and film working with David Morrissey and the BBC, as well as being involved in two successful theatre appearances at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Chris turned his attention to music. Touring with DJ collective Mixnots and solo artist X-Ray Katt, Chris has performed at some of the world’s most famous festivals, including Glastonbury, the Isle of Wight Festival, Creamfields, Standon Calling, Liverpool Music Week, Liverpool Sound City, Liverpool International Music Festival and Lake of Stars (Malawi).

Chris is co-founder and producer of the Threshold Festival of Music & Arts and is the manager of singer-songwriter John Grant’s ‘North Atlantic Flux: Sounds From Smoky Bay’ four-day festival in Hull – part of the city’s 2017 UK City of Culture programme.

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