New festival and conference names for the fifth MENT

MENT Ljubljana is announcing 26 new acts that will help turn Ljubljana into a mecca for music between 30 January and 1 February. The current holder of the title of Best Indoors and Best Small European Festival will feature Iranian-Dutch musician Sevdaliza, whose 2017 LP “ISON” has received praise from basically all global media and saw […]

MENT Ljubljana for equal representation of women in the music industry

MENT Ljubljana for equal representation of women in the music industry MENT Ljubljana is the first festival in the region to join the international Keychange campaign. Keychange invests in emerging female talent whilst encouraging festivals to sign up to a 50:50 gender balance pledge by 2022.   Representation of women in the music industry remains […]

Independents Now Represent 39.9% of Global Recorded Music

WINTEL2018 is the third report produced for Worldwide Independent Network (WIN),mapping the global market share of the independent sector at copyright, rather than distribution level. This new report was created and commissioned by WIN to analyse the global economic and cultural impact of the independent music sector. It is created by Mark Mulligan of MIDiA […]

GLOBAL ROYALTY COLLECTIONS HIT RECORD HIGH

Global royalty collections for creators of music, audiovisual, visual arts, drama and literature rose to a record high of €9.6bn (£8.4bn) in 2017, according to the CISAC Global Collections Report 2018. Global royalties from digital income topped the €1bn mark for the first time (£761.6m), with a 24 percent increase in 2017. Figures over five years also […]

First Announcements and Early Bird PRO Tickets for MENT Ljubljana 2019

The fifth edition of the winter festival of music creativity, taking place at various venues in Ljubljana from 30 January to 1 February 2019, is announcing its first performers – 24 acts from 17 countries. MENT Ljubljana, named Best Small and Best Indoor Festival in Europe at the beginning of the year, is doubling down […]

The Cure to headline award-winning EXIT Festival in Serbia!

Early Birds on October 23rd! After they sold out Hyde Park for 65,000 music fans this year, The Cure are set to perform one of the most anticipated tours of 2019. They will be headlining some of the biggest European music festivals to celebrate 40 years of the band’s outstanding work. Leader of this iconic group, Robert Smith has […]

Early bird tickets for INmusic #14 on sale!

INmusic festival announced it’s 14th edition after the spectacular INmusic festival #13 and the wish list is open! INmusic #14 will take place at the Isle of Youth in Zagreb’s lake Jarun from June 24th to June 26th 2019. Due to great audience interest, early bird tickets are already available at the official INmusic webshop for 47 […]

Pin Music conference – Macedonia

In the great celebration of the 20th jubilee of the TAKSIRAT FESTIVAL, we are proud to announce the 5th edition of the PIN Music Conference! The first and only international music conference and showcase festival in Macedonia will be held this year at the Youth Cultural Center, from November 29th to December 1st, and this event will officially […]

Parisian Club Rex On Its 30th Anniversary Tour Goes to No Sleep Festival in Belgrade!

The No Sleep Festival, promoted by the team behind the acclaimed Serbian EXIT Festival, will take place in Belgrade from November 15 to 18, welcoming acts like Fatboy Slim, Nina Kraviz, DJ Tennis, Marcel Fengler, Dax J, I Hate Models, Aleksi Perälä and many others. For the festival’s grand finale on Saturday, November the 17th, Rex, the […]

Fatboy Slim Announces an Exclusive Warehouse Rave at No Sleep Festival in Belgrade!

One of the greatest DJs and producers of all time, and a relentless party maker Fatboy Slim will headline EXIT’s whole-new No Sleep Festival on November 15th. This will be an exclusive one-off show simply dubbed as the Warehouse Rave which he describes as “one big intense party with plenty of lasers, dirty lights and smoke machines”! The music selection will traverse from […]