IMRO have announced a new partnership with Music From Ireland to provide funding to support Irish artists’ performances at major global music events.
The initiative will allow musicians to receive on-the-ground support in the lead-up to and during events including: showcase gigs, financial and production assistance in order to develop promotional campaigns and travel subsidies.
Promoted by First Music Contact and Culture Ireland, it will fund and present music showcases and networking opportunities for Irish musicians on an annual basis.
Music From Ireland assists Irish artists selected to perform at a range of major music conferences and events such as SXSW (Austin, Texas), The Great Escape (Brighton, UK), Primavera Pro (Barcelona, Spain), Eurosonic (Groningen, Netherlands), Iceland Airwaves and more.
Full details of Culture Ireland’s grant schemes as well as information on funding decisions are available at: www.cultureireland.ie