The second round of INES#talents from Austria (Waves Vienna), Czech Republic (Nouvelle Prague), Germany (gigmit & c/o pop Festival), Hungary (Budapest Showcase Hub), Italy (Linecheck), Luxembourg (Sonic Visions), Poland (Spring Break), Portugal (Westway LAB Festival), Slovenia (MENT Ljubljana), Spain (Monkey Week), Sweden (LIVE AT HEART) and the United Kingdom (Liverpool Sound City) includes 10 Portuguese projects, 3 from Guimarães (Mathilda, Mister Roland, Paraguaii).
Listen to all new talents here: bit.ly/INEStalents2019
Only one day left till Waves Vienna 2018 start!
Having Portugal as a country focus in this edition of the Austrian showcase festival, #WestwayLAB will be there to be part of “Who is INES Showcase Festival Network?” conference, among with Why Portugal that will show all about the new Portuguese music ecosystem, as well as many portuguese artists: Rodrigo Leão, Vaarwell, Holy Nothing, Noiserv, Surma, GrandFather’s House, Mister Teaser, :papercutz, The Miami Flu, We Bless This Mess.
OPEN CALLS FOR WESTWAY LAB FESTIVAL 2019!
After the biggest ever edition (the 5th), with 28 Concerts, City Showcases, Artist Residencies, PRO Conferences and Talks, Westway LAB is preparing to once again bring together the public, artists and professionals from the music industry, all in Guimarães.
The 6th edition of #WestwayLAB takes place from April 10 to 13 and the candidacies to be part of the festival closed on December 31. And we’ve beaten by large numbers both applications of the previous edition. Thank you for the the biggest response ever!
It is in this path that Westway LAB will continue to be an international territory of creation, networking and enjoyment in the universe of music.
OPEN CALL FOR ARTIST RESIDENCIES (PORTUGUESE ARTISTS ONLY) >> https://goo.gl/iAVqCr
OPEN CALL FOR CITY SHOWCASES >> https://goo.gl/AHEbdi
PRO CONFERENCES >> https://goo.gl/6PEUJq
Here’s a video that shows a bit how the Artist Residencies of the last edition were… 🎸🎹🎶🎥
Happy to have a bunch of portuguese projects selected trough #INEStalent – artists recommended by #WestwayLAB – and a special taste for Mister Roland, who participated in the last edition of the festival in Guimarães.
Be one of 120 exclusive artists to play at up to 12 showcase festivals!
Apply until July 31st: www.ines-festivals.eu/talent-application
INES#talent is a programme to enable promising talents from all participating countries to drive their international careers forward by performing at showcase festivals all over Europe.
Each INES partner nominates around 10 promising and exportable artists from their own country for the INES#talent pool. In the following year, all festivals will book foreign artists out of this #talent pool.
More information and applications here.