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  • Tallinn Music Week 2017

    27.03.2017 – 02.04.2017

    Tallinn Music Week (TMW) is one of the biggest music industry conference and showcase festivals in the Nordic and Baltic countries.

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  • SXSW 2017

    10.03.2017 – 19.03.2017

    South by Southwest, the biggest and most anticipated convergence of all things music, films and technology takes place in Austin, March 10–19. The Finnish showcase acts are Tuomo & Markus and Satellite Stories.

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  • Nordic Showcase 2017

    16.03.2017 – 18.03.2017

    Contemporary folk and world music from the Nordic countries will be showcased in Helsingborg, Sweden for the second time.

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  • Ja Ja Ja – Berlin 2017 March

    09.03.2017 – 09.03.2017

    Ja Ja Ja – Nordic Music Affair returns to Berlin. The Nordic Music night takes place at Music und Frieden on the 9th of March.

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  • by:Larm 2017

    01.03.2017 – 04.03.2017

    By:Larm, a platform for Nordic music, takes place in Oslo, March 1–4.

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  • Ja Ja Ja –  London 2017 February

    23.02.2017 – 23.02.2017

    The next edition of Ja Ja Ja Nordic Music Affair London takes place at The Lexington in London, on the 23rd of February.

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  • Ja Ja Ja – Berlin 2017 February

    09.02.2017 – 09.02.2017

    Ja Ja Ja – A Nordic Music Affair returns to Berlin on the 9th of February 2017.

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  • Ja Ja Ja – Vienna 2017 January

    27.01.2017 – 27.01.2017

    The next edition of Ja Ja Ja Nordic Music Affair Vienna takes place at Vienna's WUK on Friday 27th January.

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  • Eurosonic 2017

    11.01.2017 – 17.01.2017

    Eurosonic Noorderslag is the key exchange and networking platform for European music, with a proven track record for helping new acts break into the international music scene. Selling out each year Eurosonic Noorderslag attracts over 3,900 delegates.

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  • Mach Mal Lauter Finnland!

    08.12.2016 – 08.12.2016

    Within the context of the Aus Finnland project, Music Finland produces the first ever independent Finnish music showcase event in Switzerland, in the main Swiss-German-speaking music industry city Zürich.

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  • Ja Ja Ja – A Christmas Affair

    07.12.2016 – 07.12.2016

    The Ja Ja Ja Christmas Party will return to Berlin this year, bringing a host of Nordic music, flavours and festive treats with them. Lineup consists of Jori Hulkkonen, The Holy, Nils Bech, Dj Flugvél og Geimskip, Asbjørn and Linnéa.

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  • Slush Music 2016

    30.11.2016 – 01.12.2016

    Slush Music, organised for the very first time this autumn, is an event combining music industry, technology and entrepreneurship under the same roof.

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  • Hokuo Music Fest 2016

    16.11.2016 – 19.11.2016

    Hokuo Music Fest presents Nordic music to Tokyo on November 16 to 19. The event comprises of a Nordic-Japanese Trade Day, seminar and showcase events Ja Ja Ja, focusing on indie music, and Loud & Metal Mania vol. 3, which is focused on metal.

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  • Ja Ja Ja – Nordic Music Affair London 2016 October

    27.10.2016 – 27.10.2016

    Programme: Pale Honey (SWE), M.I.L.K. (DEN), Have You Ever Seen The Jane Fonda Aerobic VHS? (FIN)

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  • WOMEX World Music Expo 2016

    19.10.2016 – 23.10.2016

    The 22nd edition of WOMEX will take place in Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain, from Wednesday 19 to Sunday 23 October 2016.

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  • Music & Media Finland International Summit 2016

    06.10.2016 – 08.10.2016

    Music & Media unites the entire variety of Finnish recording, publishing and live music industries for a music industry event in Tampere, a picturesque city surrounded by lakes.

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  • Radio FM4 – Beats, Rhymes & Helsinki

    04.10.2016 – 05.10.2016

    Music Finland, the Austrian Music Export and the radio channel FM4 are bringing together the two rap scenes of Finland and Austria.

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  • Ja Ja Ja – Nordic Music Affair London 2016 September

    29.09.2016 – 29.09.2016

    Ja Ja Ja will return to London in September!

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  • Reeperbahn Festival 2016

    21.09.2016 – 24.09.2016

    Reeperbahn Festival is Germany’s largest club festival and since its debut in 2006 has grown to become one of the most important meeting places for the music industry worldwide. Finnish line-up consists of Alma, Have You Ever Seen The Jane Fonda Aerobic VHS?, Hexvessel, New Deadline, Phantom, Teksti-TV 666, and View.

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  • Song Castle 2016

    12.09.2016 – 15.09.2016

    Song Castle is one of the most renowned co-writing workshops in the Nordic countries, bringing together 40 songwriters, A&R representatives and publishers from Finland, the United States and Germany.

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  • Ja Ja Ja – Nordic Music Affair Berlin 2016

    01.09.2016 – 01.09.2016

    Ja Ja Ja returns to Berlin and Hamburg in August.

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  • Ja Ja Ja – Nordic Music Affair Hamburg 2016

    31.08.2016 – 31.08.2016

    Ja Ja Ja returns to Berlin and Hamburg in August.

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  • Arctic Paradise – World & Jazz Event 2016

    18.08.2016 – 20.08.2016

    Arctic Paradise World & Jazz Event 2016 is a networking, sales and showcase event organised in Helsinki on August 18-20.

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  • Song Hotel 2016

    31.05.2016 – 01.06.2016

    Song Hotel is a Music Finland co-write camp and a platform for up and coming songwriters to form their international networks. 

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  • Ja Ja Ja – Nordic Music Affair London May

    26.05.2016 – 26.05.2016

    Wrapping up London’s Ja Ja Ja spring season with the Nordic finale.

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  • The Great Escape 2016

    19.05.2016 – 21.05.2016

    Since being founded in 2006, The Great Escape has firmly established itself internationally as the leading event for showcasing new music. This year’s announced Finnish acts are Elifantree, Have You Ever Seen The Jane Fonda Aerobic VHS?, K-X-P, LCMDF, The Hearing and View.

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  • Ja Ja Ja – Nordic Music Affair Hamburg & Berlin May

    11.05.2016 – 12.05.2016

    Finishing off the series of shows in Hamburg and Berlin, Ja Ja Ja presents the May edition with hypnotic Finnish rapper View and two other Nordic acts.

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  • SPOT Festival 2016

    28.04.2016 – 01.05.2016

    Each year in late spring, around 8,000 guests visit Aarhus to experience new, as well as more established bands and artists from Denmark and other Nordic countries.

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  • Ja Ja Ja – Nordic Music Affair London April

    28.04.2016 – 28.04.2016

    Ja Ja Ja reveals a special, extended line up for April - the final show of the season!

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  • Beats, Rhymes & Helsinki 2016

    25.04.2016 – 27.04.2016

    Beats, Rhymes & Helsinki brings together the two rap scenes of Finland and Germany.

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  • Jazzahead! 2016

    21.04.2016 – 24.04.2016

    Jazzahead! is the place to go for the jazz professionals: it is a tradefair, conference and showcase festival as well as an annual meeting point for the international jazz scene. The first jazzahead! took place in 2006, and since then the event has grown constantly.

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  • M4music

    15.04.2016 – 16.04.2016

    M4Music gathers the Swiss music industry at a conference and festival in Zurich, Switzerland, where Finland will be represented by two acts, Jaakko Eino Kalevi and Satellite Stories.

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  • Ja Ja Ja – Nordic Music Affair Hamburg & Berlin April

    13.04.2016 – 14.04.2016

    Ja Ja Ja presents the second edition of Ja Ja Ja! Germany of this spring, joining with Finland's Have You Ever Seen The Jane Fonda VHS?

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  • Musikmesse Frankfurt 2016

    07.04.2016 – 10.04.2016

    Musikmesse in Frankfurt am Main is one of the world’s most important fairs for musical instruments, sheet music, music production and marketing.

    Music Finland will join Musikmesse 2016 with Finnish sheet music publishers, musical instruments and a guitar tutorial application.

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  • Nordic Showcase 2016

    30.03.2016 – 02.04.2016

    Contemporary folk and world music from the Nordic countries will be showcased in Västerås, Sweden. Maija Kauhanen and Joonas Widenius Trio will be the Finnish showcase acts.

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  • Ja Ja Ja – Nordic Music Affair London March

    31.03.2016 – 31.03.2016

    Ja Ja Ja returns in March with a brand new line up, packed full of the freshest new Nordic talent.

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  • SXSW 2016

    11.03.2016 – 20.03.2016

    South by Southwest, the biggest and most anticipated convergence of all things music, films and technology takes place in Austin, and celebrates its 30th year March 11–20. Finnish showcase artists are Satellite Stories and Steve 'N' Seagulls.

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  • Ja Ja Ja – Nordic Music Affair Hamburg & Berlin March

    09.03.2016 – 10.03.2016

    Ja Ja Ja starts off the spring season in Hamburg and Berlin with three exciting Nordic acts.

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  • by:Larm 2016

    02.03.2016 – 05.03.2016

    By:Larm, the main platform for Nordic music, takes place in Oslo, March 2–5.

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  • Ja Ja Ja – Nordic Music Affair London February

    25.02.2016 – 25.02.2016

    Starting off an incredible season of shows, London’s first Ja Ja Ja club night of 2016 happens in February.

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  • A-Pop Castle 2016

    01.02.2016 – 04.02.2016

    The third edition of A-Pop Castle will take place from February 1 to 4, 2016 in the Finnish winter wonderland of Lapland.

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  • Ja Ja Ja – Nordic Music Affair Vienna 2016

    29.01.2016 – 29.01.2016

    Ja Ja Ja returns to Vienna in January, as a selection of up-and-coming Nordic acts takes over Vienna's WUK on Friday 29th January 2016! The performing artists are The Scenes (FI), Júníus Meyvant (ICE), Farao (NOR) and Kill-J (DEN).

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  • Eurosonic 2016

    13.01.2016 – 16.01.2016

    Eurosonic is probably the most important showcase event for the live industry in Europe. Finnish artists at Eurosonic 2016 are Have You Ever Seen the Jane Fonda Aerobic VHS?, Hexvessel, Katéa, Steve 'n' Seagulls and Liima (Fin / DK).

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  • Ja Ja Ja - A Christmas Affair

    25.11.2015 – 26.11.2015

    Ja Ja Ja returns in November with a special event! This time around Ja Ja Ja starts a day earlier than normally with a free show at The Old Blue Last on Wednesday 25th November, followed by a Christmas extravaganza at The Lexington on Thursday 26th November.

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  • Hokuo Music Fest 2015

    19.11.2015 – 21.11.2015

    Hokuo Music Fest presents Nordic music to Tokyo on November 19 to 21. The event comprises of a Nordic-Japanese Trade Day, seminar and showcase event Loud & Metal Mania vol. 2, which is focused on metal.

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  • Ja Ja Ja – Nordic Music Affair Berlin 2015 November

    12.11.2015 – 12.11.2015

    Ja Ja Ja showcase club takes place at Berlin's FluxBau on Thursday the 12th November to present three of the most exciting new Nordic acts out there.

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  • Song Hotel Berlin 2015

    03.11.2015 – 05.11.2015

    Song Hotel is a Music Finland co-write camp and a platform for upcoming songwriters to form their international networks. This year the top dozen new talents in the Finnish songwriting scene are coming to Berlin.

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  • WOMEX World Music Expo 2015

    21.10.2015 – 25.10.2015

    WOMEX World Music Expo is the most important international networking platform for world and folk music professionals.

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  • Music & Media Finland International Summit 2015

    15.10.2015 – 17.10.2015

    Music & Media Finland will take place October 15-17, 2015 in Tampere, southern Finland. Music & Media International Summit brings together representatives and international delegates from all over the world for a focused two day conference within the event.

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  • Ja Ja Ja Berlin & Hamburg, October 2015

    07.10.2015 – 08.10.2015

    Ja Ja Ja returns in October with a brand new line up, packed full of the freshest new Nordic talent!

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  • Ja Ja Ja – Nordic Music Affair Berlin 2015 October

    08.10.2015 – 08.10.2015

    Ja Ja Ja showcase club takes place at Berlin's FluxBau on Thursday the 8th October to present three of the most exciting new Nordic acts out there. 

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  • Waves Central Europe 2015

    30.09.2015 – 04.10.2015

    Kicking off on September 30, Waves Central Europe is a yearly international showcase festival for pop music held in Vienna, Austria and Bratislava, Slovakia. Focusing mainly on alternative and indie music, the festival takes place in a series of music venues in the two cities over the weekend.

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  • chor.com

    01.10.2015 – 04.10.2015

    Every two years chor.com offers a platform for exchange among all types of professionals and amateurs in the choir scene.

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  • Reeperbahn Festival 2015

    23.09.2015 – 26.09.2015

    Reeperbahn Festival is Germany’s largest club festival and since its debut in 2006 has grown to become one of the most important meeting places for the music industry worldwide. The tenth edition of the Reeperbahn Festival in 2015 features Aus Finnland.

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  • Ja Ja Ja – Nordic Music Affair Berlin 2015 September

    10.09.2015 – 10.09.2015

    Ja Ja Ja will be back from the summer break at Berlin's FluxBau on Thursday the 10th September to present three of the most exciting new Nordic acts out there.

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  • C/O Pop 2015

    19.08.2015 – 23.08.2015

    C/O Pop is one of the most important music industry events in Germany, and a key location to meet professionals located close to Cologne.

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  • Aus Finnland Metal Export Workshop

    10.06.2015 – 10.06.2015

    Aus Finnland Metal Export Workshop is a part of “Modern Heavy Metal: Markets, Practices, and Cultures Conference” (MHM) and Music Finland’s “Aus Finnland” initiative. In addition to Conference Delegates, the participants include a large number of Finnish and German metal practitioners (managers, label reps, promoters, agents, artists, media) invited by Music Finland.

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  • Midem 2015

    05.06.2015 – 08.06.2015

    The event time of Midem has moved to summer. In 2015 Midem takes place on June 5–8.

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  • Classical:NEXT 2015

    20.05.2015 – 23.05.2015

    Classical:NEXT is an annual event that addresses head on the challenges facing the international classical and art music community, both in its entirety and within its various sectors.

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  • Finland Fest 2015

    23.05.2015 – 23.05.2015

    Loud & Metal Attack, the showcase for Finnish metal music will be once again organised at Tokyo’s Studio Coast.

    The Finnish acts playing Finland Fest are Sonata Arctica, Lost Society, Wolfheart, Ranger and Shiraz Lane. ​

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  • The Great Escape 2015

    14.05.2015 – 16.05.2015

    Since being founded in 2006, The Great Escape has firmly established itself internationally as the leading event for showcasing new music. The festival takes place 14-16 May in Brighton.

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  • Song Castle 2015

    03.05.2015 – 07.05.2015

    Song Castle is the most renowned co-writing workshop in the Nordic countries.

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  • Ja Ja Ja – Nordic Music Affair London 2015 April

    30.04.2015 – 30.04.2015

    Get ready to join us at The Lexington on Thursday 30th April to witness performances from Denmark's Baby In Vain, Norway's Jonas Alaska and Sweden's The Deer Tracks.

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  • jazzahead! 2015

    23.04.2015 – 26.04.2015

    jazzahead! is an exhibition and meeting point for the international jazz scene. Since its premiere in 2006, the event has enriched the regional and national cultural scene with its high quality and diverse jazz as well as with international flair.

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  • Musikmesse 2015 Frankfurt

    15.04.2015 – 18.04.2015

    Musikmesse in Frankfurt am Main is the world’s most important fair for musical instruments, sheet music, music production and marketing, and has been the foremost meeting place for the musical-instrument industry for nearly 30 years.

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  • Ja Ja Ja – Nordic Music Affair Berlin 2015 April

    09.04.2015 – 09.04.2015

    Ja Ja Ja will be back at FluxBau on Thursday the 9th April to present three of the most exciting new Nordic acts out there.

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  • South by Southwest (SXSW) 2015

    13.03.2015 – 22.03.2015

    South by Southwest, the biggest and most anticipated convergence of all things music, films and technology takes place in Austin, March 13-22 for the 29th time.

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  • by:Larm 2015

    04.03.2015 – 07.03.2015

    By:Larm, the main platform for Nordic music, takes place in Oslo, March 4–7. The event consists of a festival and conference and gathers all the important players in music business from the Nordic territory. By:Larm also hosts the Nordic Music Prize award show where the best Nordic album of the year is announced.

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  • Eurosonic 2015

    14.01.2015 – 17.01.2015

    Eurosonic is probably the most important showcase event for the live industry in Europe. The event takes place in Groningen, The Netherlands on January 14-17. With around 3000 music professionals, 250 showcases from national and international talent, 100 panels and meetings and 250 speakers from around the globe, Eurosonic serves as a prime discussion and network platform for the international music industry and media.

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  • Hokuo Music Fest 2014

    19.11.2014 – 20.11.2014

    Hokuo Music Fest presents Nordic music to Tokyo on November 19 to 20. The event comprises of a Nordic-Japanese Trade Day, seminar and showcase event Hokuo Music Night, which is focused on indie and electronic music.

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  • Ja Ja Ja Festival 2014

    13.11.2014 – 15.11.2014

    The second edition of the Ja Ja Ja Festival will happen between November 13–15 and will mark the fifth birthday of Ja Ja Ja. Finnish acts playing Ja Ja Ja Festival this year are Sin Cos Tan, Death Hawks and Noah Kin.

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  • WOMEX 2014

    22.10.2014 – 26.10.2014

    WOMEX is the most important international networking platform for the Finnish companies presenting Finnish world and folk music. This year WOMEX will take place in Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain, from Wednesday 22 to Sunday 26 October 2014.

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  • Amsterdam Dance Event 2014

    15.10.2014 – 19.10.2014

    The Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) is the leading electronic music platform and the biggest club festival in the world for the whole spectrum of electronic sub-genres.

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  • Music & Media International Summit 2014

    16.10.2014 – 16.10.2014

    Music & Media International Summit takes place on October 16th as a part of Music & Media 2014 conference.

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  • Music China 2014

    08.10.2014 – 11.10.2014

    Asia’s best known music event, Music China attracted a record number of exhibitors and visitors when it was held in October 2013 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre. Music China will be held once again at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre from 8 – 11 October 2014.

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  • Waves Vienna 2014

    02.10.2014 – 04.10.2014

    Kicking off on October 2, Waves Vienna – Music Festival & Conference is a yearly international showcase festival for pop music in Vienna, Austria. Focusing mainly on alternative and indie music, the festival takes place in a series of music venues over the weekend.

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  • Song Hotel 2014

    17.09.2014 – 20.09.2014

    Song Hotel is a co-writing workshop held in Vaasa, a city at the Western coast of Finland. The workshop brings together 15 songwriters from Finland and Sweden.

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  • Reeperbahn Festival 2014

    17.09.2014 – 20.09.2014

    The Reeperbahn Festival is Germany’s largest club festival and is one of the three most important meeting places for the music and digital industries in Europe. Under the heading ‘Talents, Trends & Trade’ the festival offers around 600 wide-ranging events in more than 70 venues on and around Hamburg’s Reeperbahn.

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  • MTV - Making Music Look Good

    11.09.2014 – 11.09.2014

    Music Finland and MTV Push Helsinki present a series of inspirational talks from some of the most talented and pioneering individuals in the world, whose work contributes to the concept of 'making music look good'.  The session will start with 4 inspiring talks from each of our guests speakers which will be followed by a Q&A.

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  • Berlin Music Week 2014

    03.09.2014 – 07.09.2014

    Taking place in Berlin, the center of Germany's music scene, Berlin Music Week consists of seminars, receptions, matchmaking and speed meetings among others. A big part of Berlin Music Week is a club festival, which brings a wide variety of bands from all genres and nationalities to the hottest clubs of the coolest city in Europe.

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  • A-Pop Castle 2014

    31.08.2014 – 04.09.2014

    A-Pop Castle will take place from August 31 to September 4 at the Calliola Conference & Event Centre in Raasepori, a peaceful, maritime setting just an hour away from the bustle of downtown Helsinki.

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  • Sync Summit Finland 2014

    28.08.2014 – 30.08.2014

    After three successful years as a part of the Music & Media Finland conference, Music Finland and A&R Worldwide’s MUSEXPO are bringing Sync Summit Finland 2014 to Espoo and the Nordic Film Music Days, August 28 to 30.

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  • Finland Fest 2014

    24.05.2014 – 24.05.2014

    Loud & Metal Attack, the showcase for Finnish metal music will be once again organised at Tokyo’s Studio Coast. This time the event takes place on May 24. The event is held in collaboration with local promoter Creativeman, who also organise Loud Park and Summer Sonic festivals in Japan.

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  • Classical:NEXT 2014

    14.05.2014 – 17.05.2014

    Classical:NEXT is an annual event that addresses head on the challenges facing the international classical and art music community, both in its entirety and within its various sectors. Classical:NEXT also offers an ideal opportunity to promote new talent, new creative ideas and future-oriented business practices.

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  • The Great Escape 2014

    08.05.2014 – 10.05.2014

    Since being founded in 2006, The Great Escape has firmly established itself internationally as the leading event for showcasing new music. The festival takes place 8-10 May in Brighton.

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