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AWME 2015 Artist Showcase Submissions are now open

20 Feb

AWME has cemented itself as the Southern Hemisphere’s premier roots and world music industry conference and showcase event, held in Melbourne over four days from 13-16 November. AWME provides a platform to foster stronger relationships between music industry associates by bringing together musicians, industry partners/representatives and festival audiences from all corners of the globe for four days of non-stop music, networking and conference sessions.

Attracting over 500 national and international music industry delegates (and growing annually) and with a diverse public festival program, AWME creates opportunities for artists from the region to market their product to Australian and international buyers whilst simultaneously offering a platform for local, interstate and international audiences to sample an incredible program of music from the region and from around the globe.

Previous bands to have showcased at the event have gone on to secure publishing, recording &management deals, as well as touring and festival opportunities such as Glastonbury (UK), Fuji Rock (Japan), Winnipeg Folk Festival (Canada), Calgary Folk Music Festival (Canada), Sierra Nevada World Music Festival (USA), various WOMADs, GlobalFEST (USA), Sakifo Festival (Reunion Islands) and many more.


More info here.


Government of Western Australia Department of Culture and The Arts Australian Government

WAM is supported by the State Government through the Department of Culture and the Arts, and is assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body.