In November 2017, Austrian Music Export will be continuing a series of Austrian networking and showcase events in the Czech Republic (Nouvelle Prague) and Italy (Linecheck Festival/Milan Music Week), this year´s focus countries. Both festivals will feature a networking and showcase event with Austrian bands, matchmaking sessions, and a relaxed Meet & Greet with international music industry representatives, media and artists. Extended Czech and Italian delegations, dedicated panels and country receptions are also a major part of Waves Vienna 2017. If you are interested in taking part in the events, please get in touch at office(at)musicexport.at.
Linecheck Festival, 21-26/11/2017, Milan
Linecheck is a music festival and meeting point for industry professionals, held in the Italian city of Milan, from 21 to 26 November 2017, for its third edition. Forming part of the wider Milano Music Week, Linecheck presents an extensive program of talks, showcases, discussions that explore Italy’s music industry and its relationship with the global scene, featuring international players and the major protagonists of Italian industry, with more than 40 guest speakers. The idea behind Linecheck is involving the Italian music industry, from the rights-holders such as artists and managers, labels, producers, publishing and relative collecting societies, the media (magazines-radio- tv-cinema on and offline), as well as the live music sector. First speakers include Pietro Camonchia (Metatron/INRI), Alberto Scotti (DJ Mag Italia), Harry Follett (Manana Festival) and Stefan Reichmann (Haldern Pop).
Promoted by Elita Agency, the festival is held in different venues as part of the wider Milan Music Week. The Music Festival is a series of concerts and live shows from a lineup of internationally renowned artists, which this year includes as headliner LA jazz phenomenon Thundercat, Swedish four-piece Little Dragon, Freddie Gibbs, Perfume Genius and many more.
The profound heritage of musical creation and business of Milan and Italy shall be honoured, stimulating innovation. The potential of Milan as international business-hotspot to Italy shall be presented to the worldwide music and neighbouring creative industries, showing access-points to a transparent Italian market.
Austrian Focus at Linecheck Festival 2017
In cooperation with Waves Vienna, Austrian Music Export, Italia Music Export, and Linecheck Festival, an Austrian Focus in Milan will introduce the Austrian music scene to Italian and international delegates, as well showcasing Austrian artists. If you are interested in taking part in the events, please get in touch at office(at)musicexport.at.