Outward Sound Recipients Round 4 2017

December 21st 2017
Outward Sound is pleased to announce the fourth and final round of grant recipients for 2017.

Twelve International Music Market Development Grants were awarded this round:

Marlon Williams
Headline tour of North America plus SXSW showcases and support for Brandi Carlile supporting the February 2018 release of Make Way For Love

Business and songwriting trip to Los Angeles and New York City

Kane Strang
UK and European headline tour in November 2017

Yumi Zouma
Tour of UK, Europe, North America and Asia supporting the October 2017 release of Willowbank

French For Rabbits
UK/European tour to promote new album The Weight of Melted Snow

Lil' Chief Records
Support the international release and marleting of five albums to be released in 2018

European tour in support of 2016 album 'Shrines of Paralysis'

To showcase in and around at SXSW 2018

Albi and The Wolves
Australian tour around the Woodford Folk Festival in Melbourne, Australia

Wax Chattels
Tour of of Japan, China and Taiwan

Great North
20-date European tour in support the release of album The Golden Age

Haven Records
PR in the UK, Europe, US and Asia for each of the six Haven Records releases in 2018


Recipients of the 2018 Folk Alliance International Conference Delegate Grants were:

Emily Fairlight
Erin Cole-Baker
Milly Tabak

Applications for the next round of Outward Sound grants close on April 16th, 2018 at 5pm.

More information on the scheme can be obtained by contacting Rebekah Ngatae, International Coordinator, at the NZ Music Commission on (09) 376 0115, or by emailing rebekah@nzmusic.org.nz

Media enquiries should be directed to international@nzmusic.org.nz. Artist photos are available upon request.

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