The Midem Artist Accelerator is the 1st business career-booster for emerging talent, designed by Midem to support managers, agents, labels and publishers as they look to grow their artist’s profiles globally.
It’s a unique opportunity for 12 upcoming international talents to be selected, recognised and mentored by an elite Artistic Committee composed of top-notch industry players; as well as play live at Midem and benefit from curated networking, learning and coaching sessions offered by leaders of the international music industry.
The call for entries is now open; so submit your artist/band for the 2nd edition of the MAA!
Link to submit: http://bit.ly/1yLzfkP
Music: Alsace Carcione, "Juke Joint"
Vidéo + Images: Cassidy
2015 Artistic Committee:
Mathieu Jaton, CEO, Montreux Jazz Festival, Switzerland
Harvey Goldsmith, Managing Director, Artist Promotion Management Ltd, UK
Delphine Ferré, VP International Artist Marketing, Deezer, France
Natalia Nastaskin,CEO of US Operations & General Counsel, United Talent Agency, USA
Christopher Kaskie, President, Pitchfork, USA
Antonio L.A Reid, Chairman & CEO, Epic Records, USA
Will Botwin, President & CEO, of Red Light Management and ATO Records
Fruzsina Szép, Director of Festival Coordination & Public Affairs, Hörstmann Unternehmensgruppe, Germany
Rob Hallett, CEO, Robomagic, UK
Frank Cooper III, Chief Marketing Officer, Global Consumer Engagement, Pepsico Global Beverages Group, USA
2015 finalists :
AKUA NARU, USA/Germany
ALFRED HALL, Norway
ALO WALA, Denmark
ANDREYA TRIANA , UK
JERRY LEONIDE, Mauritius
LE GALAXIE, Ireland
LITTLE BARRIE, UK
MIDDLEMIST RED, Hungary
ROO PANES, UK
SLY JOHNSON, France
TIMOTHY BLOOM, USA