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Manfred Silvester Karl Gillig-Degrave Edit Profile

magazine editor , Music publisher

Manfred Silvester Karl Gillig-Degrave, magazine editor, music publisher. Achievements include invention of board game Premiere, The First Game with Civil Defense, 1990. Member Gesellschaft fur Verwertung Der Leistungsschutzrechte, Verwertungsgesellschaft Wort, Preis der Deutschen Schallplattenkritik e.v., Gesellschaft für Musikalische Aufführungs-und Mechanische Vervielfältigungsrechte.

Background

Gillig-Degrave, Manfred Silvester Karl was born on January 10, 1950 in Kronach, Germany. Son of Lester Earl Smith and Margot Gillig.

Education

Student, University Freiburg, Germany, 1980.

Career

Managing director Dreisam Verlag Pubrs., Freiburg, 1977-1980. Music editor Stereoplay Magazine, Stuttgart, Germany, 1980-1981, Audio Magazine, Stuttgart, Germany, 1981-1985. Music and managing editor Hifi Vision Magazine, Germany, 1985-1989.

Managing editor Musik Express/Sounds, Munich, 1989-1991. Editor-in-chief Zounds Magazine, Stuttgart, 1991-1993, Musikwoche, Munich, 1993-2000. Founder, owner, managing director Blue Vision Records, Stuttgart, since 1988.

Public, managing director Hannibal Verlag, Planegg, Germany, since 2000.

Achievements

  • Achievements include invention of board game Premiere, The First Game with Civil Defense, 1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) Depeche Mode - Enjoy the Silence, 1989, Depeche Mode - Gott, Sex and Liebe, 1993, Roxette - Joyride, 1992, A-Ha. Editor (editor-in-chief): (periodical) Muskiwoche, since 2001. Contributor numerous articles to professional journals

    • , translator.

Membership

Member Gesellschaft fur Verwertung Der Leistungsschutzrechte, Verwertungsgesellschaft Wort, Preis der Deutschen Schallplattenkritik e.v., Gesellschaft für Musikalische Aufführungs-und Mechanische Vervielfältigungsrechte.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, reading, bicycling, travel, arachnology.

Connections

Married Susanne Schwarz, April 1, 1971 (divorced 1976). Married Francoise Elisabeth Degrave, April 12, 1985.

father:
Lester Earl Smith

mother:
Margot Gillig

spouses:
Susanne Schwarz

Francoise Elisabeth Degrave