AWME 2014

June 17th 2014
The New Zealand Music Commission is pleased to announce that delegate applications to attend AWME 2014 are now open.

AWME is the Australasian World Music Expo.

AWME presents music from the Australasian region to potential buyers across all areas of the industry from the local and international music market. AWME has two distinct but very connected elements that include an industry development component and a general public festival program. The primary emphasis of the event is to provide a platform to foster stronger relationships with music industry associates both nationally and from around the globe that are specifically interested in product from this region.

The Expo is held in Melbourne from Thursday 13th to Sunday 16th of November 2014 and is attended by hundreds of international delegates and artists for four days of showcases, discussion panels and events. The market has a focus on contemporary music in the world, roots, reggae, dub, contemporary soul and traditional forms.

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Since July 2013 Outward Sound have offered Targeted Tradeshow grants to support our managers, labels and musicians at selected and targeted trade events of which AWME is one.
For the AWME Targeted Tradeshow grant Outward Sound offers successful applicants 50% recoupable support up $1,000. Recoupable costs are limited to airfares, delegate registration, accommodation (up to 4 nights) and per diems (up to 4 days).
Contact the Outward Sound office to discuss your project and receive an application form.
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