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Music Cities Network at @ Reeperbahn Festival 2023

Music Cities Network at @ Reeperbahn Festival 2023

Hello, music enthusiasts! We've got some fantastic news for all of you, especially those attending this year's Reeperbahn Festival in Hamburg. We have a lineup of exciting events in collaboration with our members and partners:

📅 Date: September 21, 2023

🕒 Time: 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

📍 Location: Archotel Onyx Board, Room 1

Join us for a two-part Reeperbahn-exclusive launch event. First up is the debut book by music policy expert Shain Shapiro, 'This Must Be The Place: How Music Can Make Your City Better.' This groundbreaking book explores how music influences the development, management, and governance of cities.

Following that, the Music Cities Network and the Center for Music Ecosystems will launch the European Music Cities Policy Guide, funded by MusicAire. With contributions from over 100 professionals across Europe, Lena and Shain will unveil this landmark report and website, providing insights, case studies, and practical knowledge to enhance music scenes in urban areas.

European Music Cities Policy Guide (EMPE)


Further: Two days prior to RBF, the EMBTF Team will have their 2nd meet up in real. All these amazing 12 music industry professionals from all over Europe will have the second workshop with the Kaospilots on defining their projects they will be working on during the creative leader ship programme which is co-funded bei the European Commission. Also watch out, the 12 will be out and about during the conferences days possibly disrupting the status quo.


But that's not all! We have a lineup of exciting events in collaboration with our members and partners:

🎶 Germany Meets Estonia & Finland

📅 Date: September 21, 2023

🕒 Time: 3:00 PM

📍 Location: GRÜNER JÄGER | Neuer Pferdemarkt 36

Join a delegation of Estonian and Finnish music industry professionals for B2B matchmaking and a reception. It's a fantastic opportunity to network and explore new collaborations. Sign up here!


📅 Date: September 21, 2023

🕒 Time: 5:00 PM

📍 Location: Bidges & Sons

Berlin goes Hamburg! Don't miss this evening of networking with artists and representatives from the Berlin music scene and the global music industry. Enjoy drinks and snacks at the rooftop bar.


📅 Date: September 21, 2023

🕒 Time: 7:00 PM

📍 Location: Gender Equality Hub @Hamburger Ding - Capellini Lounge

Join us for the Keychange Inspiration Award ceremony, recognizing outstanding contributions to the music industry. Enjoy a networking reception and a DJ-set by Keychange Participant Gela.


📅 Date: September 23, 2023

🕒 Time: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

📍 Location: Festival Village / Glass House

Explore the concept of "awareness" in music venues and festivals. Join the panel discussion with industry experts and learn about creating safe and inclusive spaces.

We can't wait to see you at these incredible events during the Reeperbahn Festival 2023! Stay tuned for more updates and highlights from the Music Cities Network.


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