Thursday, 31 Jan, 18:00 @ Kino Šiška – upper lobby
Belgium showcases four bands at MENT this year! To celebrate, they’re inviting you to a Belgium Booms reception at Kino Šiška, where you’ll be able to meet the Belgian delegation and the management of Lawrence Le Doux, It It Anita, Slumberland and Blu Samu.
Friday, 1 Feb, 12:00 @ Kino Šiška – under the stairs
Join the Austrian delegates for a networking reception hosted by Austrian Music Export and Waves Vienna. Use the opportunity to get in touch and enjoy drinks and snacks in a relaxed atmosphere. We’re looking forward to seeing you there!
We’re also bringing a bunch of young local artists to Slovenia. The live acts from Austria are the indie/post-punk band Tents, the “survival pop” duo Mickey and the trio Schmieds Puls, which formed around singer, guitarist and songwriter Mira Lu Kovacs. In addition to their live set, Jerobeam Fenderson & Hansi3D will also be in attendance with an installation and a workshop.
Austrian Music Export is a joint initiative of the Austrian Music Information Center mica – music austria and the Austrian Music Fund. Austrian Music Export’s aim is to be a service and resource centre for exporters of contemporary Austrian music in all genres and aspects (recordings, live, sync, etc.).
Waves Vienna is the city’s first club and showcase festival. The festival’s motto is “East meets West”; numerous international alternative, electronic, rock, and club acts will be performing around Vienna’s 9th district. The next edition of Waves Vienna will take place from 26 to 28 September 2019.
Friday, 1 Feb, 18:00 @ Ljubljana Castle
Finally the time has come to get connected to MENT. SoundCzech is coming to Ljubljana to link the Czech scene to the region and to introduce some of the best fresh sounds from Moravia and Bohemia.
Come and get in touch with Czech professionals, grab a drink together at the reception, then wander away to the sounds of Zabelov Group and Acute Dose.
! Organized bus transfer from Kino Šiška to the castle. More info at ment.si!