For the fifth consecutive year, Athens Music Week returns 29 May – 01 June,
at the Technopolis of the Municipality of Athens, Boiler, Crust and Six
d.o.g.s, presenting the richest program of the event so far, full of panels,
presentations, speeches, open roundtables discussions, educational
workshops, showcase concerts in the heart of the city, open-air happenings,
but also a big closing live event on the main stage of Technopolis!
Live from “inside” the present and future of the music industry, meet people
and networks that will help you promote your music to the rest of the world,
learn alternative ways to increase your music revenue and discover all the
new, dynamic trends that shape the future of the music industry. What
opportunities and threats does Artificial Intelligence (AI) bring to music
reality and what happens to copyright? How can you make the most of
YouTube, Instagram and Tik Tok to promote your music? What role do music
critics play today, and, ultimately, how inclusive is the music industry?
All the above and even more questions are answered by more than 130
representatives of companies, international networks and organizations,
cultural institutions and government agencies, such as, among others,
from Greece: Athens City Festival, Globe One Digital, Academy of
Entrepreneurship, Athina 9,84, Brainfood Media, DPG, Fuzz Productions, The
Hubsters, LabArt LiFO, MiC, Nostos 100,6, Olafaq, Orfium, Pepper Radio
96.6, Plisskën Festival, Union of Music Rightholders (EDEM), ERT,
Technopolis City of Athens, 24 Media. Also from abroad: CMU (UK), Europe
In Synch (Germany), EXIT Festival (Serbia), Fengaros Festival (Cyprus), Folk
Extreme (Finland), Gulbaba (Turkey), Krakow Festival Office (Poland),
Linecheck Festival (Ιταλία), Livenation Spain (Ισπανία), Mastering The Music
Business (Ρουμανία), Media Deals (Γερμανία), Music Estonia (Εσθονία),
Music Showcase Israel (Ισραήλ), Steve Farris Music (Ηνωμένο Βασίλειο),
Slovenian Music Informantion Center (Σλοβενία), Spike Music Conference
(Βουλγαρία), Steven Farris Music Consultant (Ηνωμένο Βασίλειο), The
State51 Conspiracy (Ηνωμένο Βασίλειο), Utopia Music (Ελβετία).
Information about the speakers here. More names will be announced soon.
However, the concerts of Greek and foreign artists are the ones that give the
rhythm inside and outside Technopolis, as this year the live, musical action
moves to the heart of the city, and in particular to Boiler, Crust and Six d.o.g.s,
setting up a large stage in the urban landscape. The concert showcase
program combines new and timeless trends focusing on the promotion of
Greek musicians, while introducing foreign artists to the domestic scene for
the first time. Along with the lineup of the live stage at the main stage of
Technopolis that will close the event, they form an exciting festival program
that includes so far Badfocus, Cinemon, Hey! Douglas, K not K, OROVEGA,
The Steams, Paidi Trauma.
Information about the artists here. More live acts will be announced soon.
For yet another year, Athens Music Week welcomes representatives of two of
the most active international networks for the independent music sector,
Impala – Independent Music Companies Association and International Music
Managers Forum (IMMF), which aim at the sustainable development of
small/medium companies, the attribution of greater value to independent
artists and the increase of access to finance. as well as Music Tech Europe
which aims to create synergies and opportunities between the technology and
music industries. At the same time, the event highlights the value of showcase
festivals for the sustainable future of the music industry, inviting members of
some of the most important in Europe, such as Eurosonic (ESNS), Linecheck
and Reeperbahn, while it is also worth noting that this year’s Athens Music
Week will bring together for the first time ever representatives of music
organizations from the Balkans and the Eastern Mediterranean with the aim of
boosting their partnership.
Detailed information and new additions to the program will be announced
Athens Music Week is implemented with the support of the European network
Hub for The Exchange of Music Innovation (HEMI) funded by the “Creative
Europe” program of the European Union.
Day ticket: 10 euros (presale), 15 euros (at the entrance)
Three-day ticket: 25 euros (presale), 30 euros (at the entrance)
Advance ticket sales: Viva.gr
Tickets are already on sale!