World Music in Austria

The cultivation of Austrian music is distinctly tied to its respective origins. Be it from here or from elsewhere. Some call it  folk music, others world music. The music country Austria has a vast amount of old traditions. From Carinthian choirs to … read more »

Selected Artists for NASOM 2016/2017

Ramsch und Rosen, BartolomeyBittmann, Edi Nulz, Schallfeld, Kids n Cats – these are a few of the 25 young Austrians musicians and ensembles selected for the funding program NASOM – THE NEW AUSTRIAN SOUND OF MUSIC 2016/2017. Now in its 5th edition, this … read more »

Sormeh in the European World Music Charts

It certainly does not happen every day that Austrian bands hit the international charts. While the local music scene is blooming and gaining more and more recognition outside of national borders, it is particularly gratifying to observe Austrian acts ranking in the … read more »