It’s a busy season coming up, with many festivals and industry conferences to get excited about. This year, Believe is the proud sponsor of Brighton Music Conference, the leading annual electronic music conference in the UK and Rockcomm, the inaugural UK based international rock music conference. You’ll find our team at many other industry events as well. Here is where to look out for us:
The Great Escape
Believe Recordings UK is Believe’s in-house label. We are proud to present their third annual showcase as part of The Official Alternative Escape at The Great Escape Festival 2015.
The showcase will be at Carousel’s, the secret venue behind Brighton’s iconic carousel on the seafront. There will be drinks, fish & chips and a vintage arcade room, as well as some great music! Click on the poster to attend and see who is attending!
Have a first listen to the line up on the ‘The Best of Believe Recordings UK’ Spotify playlist:
International Music Summit
IMS Ibiza consists of three-days of the most comprehensive and compelling live seminars and debates amongst the leaders of the international music community featuring Keynote Speeches, Interviews, and technology master classes.. The event has been the source of major industry deals and press launches.
Liverpool Sound City
Since it’s inception in 2008, Liverpool Sound City has grown into one of the most important and well-respected cultural events in the UK. The festival is one of a kind with a groundbreaking 2-day music and digital industry conference running in tandem, showcasing some of the most influential people from the creative industries. This year again, the Believe team will be attending in force.
What’s not to miss? Believe’s Head Of Video Gideon Mountford will give a talk about the growth and importance of YouTube for music artists and labels as part of the How? sessions- “Are You Being Anti-Social?”
Brighton Music Conference
Aimed at experienced music industry delegates, those looking to break into the electronic music industry, aspiring DJ’S/Producers and dance music fans. BMC offers an array of opportunities for attendees to form new business relationships, learn their craft, showcase product and talent, expand existing networks and immerse themselves in their chosen music genre.
Focusing on education, networking and celebrating dance music this is one time in the year when the whole industry can meet face to face, in the UK to personalise and keep up relationships.
- A two day conference bringing together industry thought leaders through a series of panels discussing the future sustainable growth of the Electronic Music Industry
- Educational masterclasses, panels, and Q&A’s
- An exhibition featuring 60 exhibitors, plus music tech showcases of the latest equipment and technologies.
- Three nights of networking events, and club nights.
Professional tickets are £99 and Academy just £15. The full programme is now published online at www.brightonmusicconference.co.uk. Tickets are strictly limited so register here now to secure your space.
The Midem programme includes live music, networking and a complete set of conferences. Join 6,150 participants and 1,236 exhibiting companies from 75 countries, to expand your international network, create bridges with other industries, improve your practices, sign deals and take your business to the next level.
What’s not to miss? Believe UK’s Digital Marketing Manager Nick Parry is a Midem ambassador this year. He will release a series of guest blogs leading up to the the conference. Read his first interview, “Streaming, a “goldmine for acquiring huge fanbases”” over on the Midem Blog.
Believe is the proud headline sponsor for the first-ever UK based international rock music conference aimed at bringing together all aspects and sectors of the rock music community in one annual focused gathering for positive discussion and dialogue, aimed at stimulating business and positive growth within the rock community. Oleg Bounetsky, our rock focused label manager at Believe Digital, said to Music Week during the festival announcement: “We are thrilled to be supporting the first ever Rockcomm in the UK. At Believe we have a growing roster of great rock labels and artists that we work with on a global level, and Rockcomm is a fantastic opportunity for us to build relationships in this area and further support the genre”.