Studied Business Administration in Galatasaray University where he organized his own music festivals with international artists. He worked for Doublemoon Records until 2010 as an artist and tour manager and worked with some of the most alternate musicians from Turkey. Since 2009, he is the manager of BaBa ZuLa, since 2014 Selda Bagcan & since 2016 he’s managing Tamikrest. His long-term experience provided him exceptional knowledge about event organization, artist guidance and tours.
GulbabaMusic & Artist Management is a tailor made management, booking, tour and event company based in Istanbul. It was established by Ahmetcan Tasdemir and Serhan Lokman in 2011. GulbabaMusic offers both, the entrenched artist and the emerging talent – a partnership that will develop and grow careers from all aspects.
We work as a managing and booking agency with a focus on a selected list of both local and international musicians and work closely with them to book their projects all around the world.
In our artist selection we have Psychedelic, Traditional Turkish, Experimental Rock, New Folk and Jazz Music from Turkey and the Middle Eastern area.
We book international artists and program the full line-up of various festivals in Turkey on a regular basis. We plan and execute tours and on-off concerts for our artists inTurkey , Europe, North and South America, Middle East and Mediterranean Region and India. We also represent our artists in important music expo’s like Womex, Jazz Ahead!, Babel Med and Eurosonic. GulbabaMusic is rapidly growing, becoming an all-inclusive presenter and a creative music agency for ears and souls.