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AUSTRIA REPRESENTED BY SIX ACTS AT EUROSONIC NOORDERSLAG FESTIVAL 2017

Eurosonic Noorderslag is the largest and most significant showcase festival in the European live-music industry. The next edition of the Dutch festival will take place on January 11-14, 2017, in Groningen, NL, featuring performances by Europe’s freshest up-and-coming music artists. The festival gathers the most important music industry protagonists, such as festival organisers, bookers, music promoters and journalists, from across Europe to get an idea of the most promising acts on the market. READ MORE

 

FILOUS ANNOUNCED AS WINNER OF 2017 EUROPEAN BORDER BREAKERS AWARDS (EBBA)
 
Filous was announced as the sixth winner of the 2017 European Border Breakers Awards (EBBA), the European music awards for emerging artists. Filous was surprised at Ö3 Hitradio by Benny Hörtnagl. READ MORE

 

EXCITING DAYS IN SUNNY ISRAEL 

Mid November AUSTRIAN MUSIC EXPORT organized a networking and showcase event in Tel Aviv in cooperation with Advantage Austria, the Austrian Cultural Forum in Tel Aviv and the Waves Vienna festival. A delegation of 22 artists and music industry representatives from Austria joined us on our trip to Israel that turned out to be a fascinating experience. Franz Hergovich (AME) shares his impressions of the trip. READ MORE

 

THE GREAT ESCAPE 2017: DELEGATE DISCOUNTS AND CALL FOR ARTISTS 

The Great Escape (TGE) is a festival that showcases emerging artists from all over the world. Over 450 up and coming bands play in 35 Brighton venues, which makes TGE the first place to discover new favorite bands and see them in an intimate setting before they go on to headline major festival stages. Among the the first 50 artists that will join the 2017 line up are Austro-American songwriter James Hersey, Rag’n’Bone Man, The Age Of L.U.N.A, Ray BLK, Cabbage, Goat Girl, Yonaka, Gurr, Indigo Husk, Sophie Hunger and many more. In the last years, Austrian bands such as Leyya, Salute, Mieux, Bulbul, Mile Me Deaf and more played successful showcases in Brighton. READ MORE

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