Transglobal World Music Chart – Januari

3 januari, 2022|English, Internationaal, Nieuws|

(bron: TGWMC) 1.  Khöömei Beat · Changys Baglaash · ARC Music (5) 2. Susana Baca · Palabras Urgentes · Real World (2) 3. Omar Sosa & Seckou Keita · Suba · Bendigedig (1) 4. Justin Adams & Mauro Durante · Still Moving · Ponderosa Music (3) 5. Monsieur Doumani · Pissourin · Glitterbeat (4) 6. Xanthoula Dakovanou · Lamenta · Quart de Lune (13) 7. Orquestra Afrosinfônica · Orin, a Língua dos Anjos · Máquina de Louco (11) 8. Petrona Martínez · Ancestras · Chaco World Music (7) 9. Cumbia 20 de Enero & Leyendas Cañamilleras del Caribe · La Caña de Millo: Voz Histórica y Silenciada de la Cumbia · Chaco World Music (9) 10. Omar Péne · Climat · Contre-Jour (21) 11. Shujaat Husain Khan, Katayoun Goudarzi, [...]

Afropop Worldwide | Afropop Worldwide’s 2021 Picks

22 december, 2021|English, Nieuws|

(bron: Written by: Banning Eyre We like to end each year with a list of recommended releases. We don’t claim that these are the absolute best out of the vast universe of musical genres we follow at Afropop Worldwide. We present them in alphabetical order, not ranked. Surely there are egregious omissions, and feel free to write us at and point those out if you like. Our appetite knows no limit… Before we dive in, Afropop Worldwide would like to honor seven of the many notable figures in our musical world who passed away in 2021: · Barthelemy Attisso (Orchestre Baobab) · Bopol Mansiamina (Les Quatre [...]

The Songlines Music Awards 2021 Ceremony – online

10 december, 2021|English, Nieuws|

(bron: Songlines) The Songlines Music Awards 2021 ceremony is going virtual and will be broadcast, free of charge, at 7pm GMT on Sunday December 12. The ceremony will be presented again by Cerys Matthews, who will announce the nominees & winners in all nine categories, including the two winners still to be revealed: Newcomer and World Pioneer. Plus, we’ll have performances from all of this year’s winning artists, including Ayom, Jake Blount, Bab L’ Bluz, Damir Imamović, Khusugtun, Liraz and Siti Muharam. Watch on the Website Watch on Facebook   Watch on YouTube      Take a look at our winners in each category   Newcomer Announced during the ceremony... World Pioneer Announced [...]

Transglobal World Music Chart – December

2 december, 2021|English, Internationaal, Nieuws|

(bron: TGWMC) 1.  Omar Sosa & Seckou Keita · Suba · Bendigedig (3) 2. Susana Baca · Palabras Urgentes · Real World (1) 3. Justin Adams & Mauro Durante · Still Moving · Ponderosa Music (7) 4. Monsieur Doumani · Pissourin · Glitterbeat (2) 5. Khöömei Beat · Changys Baglaash · ARC Music (15) 6. Fanfare Ciocărlia · It Wasn’t Hard to Love You · Asphalt Tango (4) 7. Petrona Martínez · Ancestras · Chaco World Music (5) 8. Shujaat Husain Khan, Katayoun Goudarzi, Shaho Andalibi & Shariq Mustafa · This Pale · Lycopod (6) 9. Cumbia 20 de Enero & Leyendas Cañamilleras del Caribe · La Caña de Millo: Voz Histórica y Silenciada de la Cumbia · Chaco World Music (-) 10. AySay · Su Akar · [...]

Music Without Borders: Double your impact this Giving Tuesday

30 november, 2021|Call, English, Nieuws|

(bron: Music Without Borders) Happy Giving Tuesday! The Giving Tuesday movement started in the US in 2012 as a very simple idea: to add a day to the calendar directly after the shopping frenzy of Black Friday and Cyber Monday that focused on giving, not getting. We're celebrating this special day with fantastic news: For many around the world, music is a lifeline. This is especially true for people living with the aftermath of war and conflict every day. Thanks to this kind matching offer, any donations you make this week will go twice as far to Bring Back Music where it's needed most in 2022. A generous [...]

Support #bringbackmusic

26 november, 2021|English, Internationaal, Nieuws|

(bron: Music Without Borders) After two years of scaling down, we need your support to bring back music in 2022. As the pandemic hit the world, our focus shifted to survival - keeping our programs going, whether scaled down, hybrid, or online. This was vital, as music is a lifeline for many of our participants in places still suffering the wounds of war. To give a small update on our work: our long-term music projects in the Balkans, Rwanda, and El Salvador continue successfully this year. We launched new projects in Jordan and Palestine in 2021, and are in the process of relaunching a refugee program with new [...]

Call for applications: Residency for displaced artists – deadline 21 November

18 november, 2021|Call, English, Internationaal, Nieuws|

(bron: Music in Africa) Academy in Exile (AiE) in Berlin, Germany, is accepting applications for its 2021-22 international artists-in-residence programme. AiE is primarily intended for displaced cultural producers, and preference will be given to those with an at-risk status. The programme will offer three-month fellowships to a filmmaker, videographer, sound artist and visual artist to work on the theme, Fixing What’s Broken. Applicants should be cultural producers who advocate on behalf of human rights, democracy and the pursuit of free expression and/or who have been displaced because of their professional work. The monthly stipend amounts to €2 500 (about $2 850). AiE is unable to provide studio space or supplemental [...]

Fira: The call for artistic proposals is now open – deadline 20 January 2022

18 november, 2021|Call, English, Internationaal, Nieuws|

(bron: Fira Mediterrània de Manresa) The call for artistic proposals is now open   We are preparing for Fira's 25th anniversary If you would like to be part of the 25th anniversary programme, send us your proposals now.   YOU HAVE UNTIL 20 JANUARY 2022 25th Fira Mediterrània · 6 to 9 October 2022 What do we want?   Music, performing or street art, folk culture and association-related proposals that are based on traditional roots as a driver of creativity and speak to us in the present. Here you can find more information and rules      

MIDEM: Artist & Label Service Forum

12 november, 2021|Call, English, Internationaal|

(bron: MIDEM) Join from November 16-19 for Midem Digital Edition and participate in the first-ever Artist & Label Service Forum.   This marketplace will allow labels, managers and artists to discover, source and adopt services from around the world in specific sectors such as marketing, sales, rights management, legal and distribution solutions.   Midem Digital will be accessible - free of charge - to all to help you navigate the global music industry's ever-changing landscape.   Don't miss this opportunity to boost your business and career! Register on the platform and add the sessions to your diary now!   REGISTER NOW   Discover the artist & label services ecosystem

[KAMS] Center Stage Korea 2022 Open Call (Nov. 8-30)

11 november, 2021|Call, English, Internationaal, Nieuws|

(bron: KAMS) Center Stage Korea (CSK), initiated and organized by Korea Arts Management Service (KAMS), is a partnership with international presenters. In cooperation with festivals, venues and networks, Center Stage Korea introduces Korea’s diverse performances to audiences around the world, thus strengthening cultural enrichment, mutual understanding and exchange in the field of arts. Who can apply: – International presenters (in charge of a festival, venue or network) seeking to organize a program featuring Korean artists/groups – The applicants must have a strong alternative plan and a preparation plan for COVID-19 Eligible project – The proposed project must remunerate Korean artists/groups appropriately – The proposed project must start and [...]