• Thursday - 16. Nov 2017

  • 16:00
    16.11.2017
    16:00
    17:00
    Let’s break the ice! Meet bookers from a selection of venues, festivals or agencies from the border region of France and beyond. Speakers: Theo Berger…
  • 16:15
    16.11.2017
    16:15
    17:00
    Where to start, who to get in touch with, what to pay attention to? Learn everything you need to know about Belgium and the specifics…
  • 17:15
    16.11.2017
    17:15
    18:15
    Let’s get to know each other! Organized in collaboration with the Belgian information & resources platform Court-Circuit, this meeting gathers a selection of music professionals…
  • 17:15
    16.11.2017
    17:15
    17:45
    INES is formed by eight European showcase festivals and Europes biggest platform for online artist discovery, gigmit (link op hier Site). The project includes a…
  • 17:30
    16.11.2017
    17:30
    18:00
    Location: Oberkorn Suite
    Good photography is fundamental for musicians! Any kind of exposure will require a suitable and captivating image. News, press, magazines, online, advertising, posters and flyers…
  • 18:00
    16.11.2017
    18:00
    18:45
    Long bygone are the days in which rebellious youths voiced their outrage through thundering walls of distorted guitar sounds. Rock & Pop has since entered…
  • 18:30
    16.11.2017
    18:30
    19:30
    Let’s break the ice! Meet bookers from a selection of venues, festivals or agencies from the border region of Germany and beyond. Speakers: Chris W.…
  • 18:30
    16.11.2017
    18:30
    19:00
    Location: Oberkorn Suite
    Join us for the official presentation of the interactive online platform lampli.be. Developed by Belgian Province de Luxembourg's cultural service the website aims at gathering…
  • 19:45
    16.11.2017
    19:45
    20:15
    Multipistes is a network of organisations and music structures of the Greater Region – Rockhal’s Rocklab (LU), L’Autre Canal in Nancy (FR) & Réseau MAEL…
  • Friday - 17. Nov 2017

  • 12:00
    17.11.2017
    12:00
    13:00
    Meet Luxembourg’s Music Scene at Sonic Visions! Luxembourg has an active music scene composed of artists playing shows in Luxembourg & abroad and an increasing…
  • 12:15
    17.11.2017
    12:15
    12:30
    Luxembourg’s Secretary of State for Culture, Guy Arendt, will present the opening remarks of the second conference day which will highlight the Luxembourg Music Scene…
  • 12:30
    17.11.2017
    12:30
    13:30
    What does it mean to be a music journalist in the age of Instagram and Youtube? What are the stories to reach an audience with…
  • 13:00
    17.11.2017
    13:00
    14:00
    Let’s get to know each other! Artists, bands and music professionals are welcome to attend this networking event dedicated to Luxembourg. Speakers: Nathalie Barbosa (Artist…
  • 14:00
    17.11.2017
    14:00
    14:15
    Armonia Online is the first pan-European hub of collective management organizations (CMOs) aiming at granting pan-European licenses to online music services and technologies through a…
  • 14:15
    17.11.2017
    14:15
    15:15
    Streaming and web based music consumption play an increasingly important role in the contemporary digital music ecosystem. Every day music is created and shared online…
  • 14:30
    17.11.2017
    14:30
    15:15
    Location: Oberkorn Suite
    Launched in 2014 and co-financed by the EU, the Liveurope Platform enables concert venues to book more European bands and to collaborate internationally. Since the…
  • 15:45
    17.11.2017
    15:45
    16:30
    Benji Rogers is a British-born, New York-based entrepreneur, technologist, musician, and the founder of PledgeMusic. An early pioneer of the direct artist-to-fan model of distributing…
  • 15:45
    17.11.2017
    15:45
    16:45
    Location: Oberkorn Suite
    Get an insight into the complexities of intellectual property and the possibilities and revenue streams linked to it in a digital world. The workshop will…
  • 17:00
    17.11.2017
    17:00
    17:45
    Luxembourg has almost 2,200 companies active in the creative industries, employing more than 6,300 people (source Portail Innovation et Recherche//Luxembourg). In addition to the direct…
  • 17:00
    17.11.2017
    17:00
    17:45
    Location: Oberkorn Suite
    Get a practical insight into IP: when and where protecting, costs for protection and enforcement, Internet-related issues and much more. This workshop will help participants…
  • 17:45
    17.11.2017
    17:45
    18:30
    Spectrum is an interactive installation where visitors are invited to discover how DRM (Digital Rights Management) can evolve with the blockchain technology to become more…
  • 18:15
    17.11.2017
    18:15
    19:00
    Location: Oberkorn Suite
    Alors que la nouvelle scène hip hop bruxelloise est en train d'exploser avec les Roméo Elvis, JeanJass et autres Caballero, celle du Luxembourg n'est pas…
  • 18:30
    17.11.2017
    18:30
    21:30
    Spectrum is an interactive installation where visitors are invited to discover how DRM (Digital Rights Management) can evolve with the blockchain technology to become more…
  • 18:45
    17.11.2017
    18:45
    19:30
    The wide-ranging artistic career of Imogen Heap includes the writing of songs for Taylor Swift, Britney Spears and Mika – among others -, research in…
  • Saturday - 18. Nov 2017

  • 10:30
    18.11.2017
    10:30
    Prior registration is recommended
  • 10:45
    18.11.2017
    10:45
    12:15
    The tour starts in the Massenoire (Black mass) building with a presentation of the development of Belval and Cité des Sciences (City of Science) followed…
  • 11:00
    18.11.2017
    11:00
    12:00
    Make the most of this chance to meet and learn from experienced music professionals and artists. Agents, bookers, festival bookers, institutions, artists… What is your…
  • 12:00
    18.11.2017
    12:00
    13:00
    Make the most of this chance to meet and learn from experienced music professionals and artists. Agents, bookers, festival bookers, institutions, artists… What is your…
  • 12:00
    18.11.2017
    12:00
    13:00
    Location: Oberkorn Suite
    As an artist, your main concern should always be the music. Yet still, as an emerging act lacking the funds for a PR agent or…
  • 13:00
    18.11.2017
    13:00
    14:00
    Let's break the ice! Artists, bands and music professionals are welcome to attend this networking event where they can meet a selection of bookers, festivals,…
  • 13:00
    18.11.2017
    13:00
    13:30
    In 1982 the now acclaimed band Depeche Mode performed a show at the Rainbow Club in a small town named Oberkorn situated in the south…
  • 13:30
    18.11.2017
    13:30
    14:15
    Location: Oberkorn Suite
    With technology at their fingertips, artists have more power and control to grow their careers independently than ever before! During this presentation, participants will get…
  • 14:00
    18.11.2017
    14:00
    14:15
    Meet the makers behind EDSUN’s platonic touch VR experience! Luxembourg’s unique R’n’B artist EDSUN and realab joined forces to create platonic touch, a new innovative…
  • 14:30
    18.11.2017
    14:30
    15:30
    How do music scenes and the industries that are linked to them work in small countries? What are the challenges and similarities and what can…
  • 14:30
    18.11.2017
    14:30
    19:00
    How often do men get to express their affection through non-sexual long lasting touch towards other people? In this piece, a group of eight people…
  • 15:00
    18.11.2017
    15:00
    16:00
    Location: Oberkorn Suite
    This workshop aims to familiarise participating musicians & artists with the two legal regimens that currently exist in the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg enabling artists to…
  • 15:30
    18.11.2017
    15:30
    16:30
    Let’s break the ice! This speed meeting session brings together selected filmmakers, producers and directors from Luxembourg for an exchange with Sonic Music Conference delegates…
  • 16:00
    18.11.2017
    16:00
    16:45
    What will an artist and musician’s life look like in 2020? From the creative process to distribution and promotion, how will technological developments influence the…
  • 16:30
    18.11.2017
    16:30
    17:30
    Location: Oberkorn Suite
    Née il y a moins d’un an, la toute jeune société à responsabilité limitée simplifiée – ou SARL-S – reste source de nombreux questionnements et…
  • 17:00
    18.11.2017
    17:00
    18:00
    The audio-visual dimension of music is essential, especially since music is experienced on platforms like youtube. At the same time, the development of graphic and…
  • 18:30
    18.11.2017
    18:30
    19:30
    For the fifth time in a row Rockhal and Rocklab want to showcase and reward the best music videos made in Luxembourg with the VCAs…