|born on||5 February 1944 at 06:40 (= 06:40 AM )|
|Place||Edinburgh, Scotland, 55n57, 3w13|
|Timezone||GDT h1e (is daylight saving time)|
|Astrology data||15°18' 01°32 Asc. 26°32'|
Scottish Music Entrepreneur and rock manager. He organised the first Edinburgh Pop Festival in 1973, which featured among others The Incredible String Band, Can, Planxty, The Chieftains, John Martyn, Kevin Ayers, George Melly and Procol Harum. In 1977 he founded Zoom Records, which signed many Scottish punk and new wave bands, some of them, later well known and successful, like Simple Minds, whom Findlay managed from 1978 to 1990. After the first four single releases it secured a licensing deal with Arista Records. Findlay closed the label in 1980, to dedicate time to managing Simple Minds. He continued to manage other bands and is a regular contributor to Scottish radio channels.
Paul Wright quotes birth record
- Vocation : Business : Entrepreneur
- Vocation : Entertain/Music : Other Entertain/Music (Rock band manager)