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Since 1991




Major Music & Events Co. Ltd. was founded by Eyup S. Iblag in early 1991 to produce events, festivals, concerts, tours and manage and book the artists in Turkey and Turkic countries. Major promoted hundreds of artists including but not limited to Page & Plant, Deep Purple (several times), Jethro Tull (several times), Alan Parsons Live Project, John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers (several times), Colosseum, Ben Harper & the Innocent Criminals (several times), Blackmore’s Night, Uriah Heep, Gheorghe Zamfir, Nancy Sinatra, Therapy, Macy Gray, Spyro Gyra (several times), Carl Palmer Trio, Adrian Belew, Randy Brecker, Michael Brecker, Charlie Haden Quartet West, Billy Cobham Quartet, Robben Ford, Mike Stern, Gloria Gaynor, Jose Feliciano, Keziah Jones, Fish, Koko Taylor & Her Blues Machine, Slayer, Johnny Griffin, Elvin Jones Jazz Machine and hundreds of others…  

Major also produced such festivals as Yapı Kredi Youth Festival (1994-95), Int’l Bosphorus Festival (1998-2002), Int’l Eskisehir Festival (1995 – 2009), Rock Republic Festival (2005).

Major booked and provided such international artists/acts to Expo2016 Antalya, Turkey including but not limited to Deep Purple, Simply Red, Jose Carreras, Status Quo, Level 42, Peter Marvey the Great Illusionist.


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Major released several recordings such as Onder Focan Jazz Quartet’s Bosphorus CD, … Ali Perret’s Rebels CD, Fish’s Ying & Yang and many others…

Managed such celebrity Turkish rock band Bulutsuzluk Ozlemi between 1995 – 2002. Management also included Bulent Ortacgil, in the 90s, a revered singer/songwriter.

Major also operated the biggest indoor live club Istanbul Live through 2011 and 2015.

Major serves as the talent provider to such corporate conglomerate giants as Koç Holding, Sabancı Holding, Avivasa, Daimler Chrysler either directly or through agencies.

Eyup S. Iblag, the founder, gave Int’l Live Music Market lectures at Istanbul Bilgi University between 2002 – 2005. He is also a radio program producer (Shades of the Blues) at TRT Radio 3 since 1995. He is also the music/content consultant to “Batıdan-Doğudan” program at TRT Müzik channel. He plays guitar with his rock band.

We as Major have unlimited contact and access to all big celebrity names in the entertainment business all around the world. We have established a good reputation as both personal and business relations with all artists and their managements based on our vast international experience since 1991.

We can plan, create and make it happen all kinds of big international events for Olympics grand openings, Expo Events, Stadium Openings, National Celebrations, Monumental and State Buildings etc. in cooperation with several best of the best international creative and producer companies (from Italy, France, Belgium, Germany, Russia, USA, Australia, Austria, UK, Turkey) according to the concept story to be imposed by the client/purchaser along with all artistic and technical requirements to be provided from multiple sources all around the world.