Ilka PR

Ilka Schlockermann is a London-based freelance PR promoting music from all over the world - aka World Music - with a special interest in contemporary African and Caribbean music.
Ilka has been working as a freelance PR since 2006, covering UK national and regional media (print, online, radio, TV).

Her clients have included UK-based and international record labels such as Glitterbeat Records, Real World Records, Analog Africa, Outhere Records, Knitting Factory Records, Crammed, Six Degrees Records, Piranha Musik, Movimientos, Cumbancha, harmonia mundi, Nascente, Brownswood Recordings, World Connection and Because Music, as well as event companies such as Como No, Refugee Week and Serious.

UK media campaigns have included Bassekou Kouyaté, Fela Kuti (2013 - 2015 reissue series + 'Red Hot + Fela' + ‘Finding Fela’ compilations), Aurelio, Aziza Brahim, Noura Mint Seymali, Tamikrest, Bixiga 70, Xaos, Sidestepper, Fofoulah, Vieux Farka Touré, Terakaft, La Chiva Gantiva, Boban & Marko Marković Orchestra, Jupiter & Okwess International, The Bombay Royale, Samba Touré, Lobi Traoré, Wara, Los Chinches, Roberto Fonseca, Dub Colossus, Owiny Sigoma Band, The Creole Choir of Cuba, Orchestre Poly-Rythmo, Anibal Velasquez, Dirtmusic, Ben Zabo, JuJu, Watcha Clan and Syriana, as well as the BBC Radio 3 compilation 'World Routes: on the road', the La Linea 13 London Latin Music Festival, Celebrating Sanctuary London and UK tours by Céu and Le Mystere Des Voix Bulgares.


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