WOMEX Festival aka World Music Expomakes its absolute debut in Portugal, in the city of Porto, and it is inviting artists from the entire world to apply. Submit your work according to four categories: Showcases (concerts), Club (DJ sets), Films (documentaries on music) and Conferences. The deadline for applications is 16th April. See here for more information.
Last February, the Festival’s organisation received 100 applications by Portuguese artists for the opening line-up; now, the organisation is looking for proposals to include in the full programme. Artists form diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
WOMEX Festival is one of the most relevant music support and development projects in the global music scene. The event will introduce thousands of music makers and music lovers from over 90 countries, in the Invicta.
The World Music Expo is scheduled to happen in Porto, at Porto Customs, from 27th to 31st October.