IMC up and coming producers, whose tracks were pre-selected by IMC, will have their music played before a panel of prominent music industry tastemakers from Europe and US. They will then provide valuable constructive criticism for the benefit of the participants and audience and help them build relationships and contacts that can assist them in getting ahead in their careers. One lucky producer will have the opportunity to work with an artist from overseas.
International award winning DJs alongside America’s finest DJs will judge the IMC DJ Mix-off. Up and coming DJs will have the chance to showcase their talents in front of a live audience and high profile panelists who will judge their DJing style. The winner will then receive an opportunity to DJ at an IMC official after party or promo launch and walk away with IMC trophy, “Best New DJ,” and other prizes. DJs will be judged on Beat Matching, Hosting and the ability to Rock The Crowd.
Up and coming artists will get the opportunity to perform live in front of an esteemed gathering of music industry executives. The showcase is to demonstrate versatile talent with the hopes of further networking and the chance to get one step closer in securing that ever sought-after record deal. Artists will have the opportunity to submit demos and receive feedback from industry professionals. This is a competition. Whoever wins gets a one-on-one meeting with the Senior Director of A&R at Sony Music and the VP of International Marketing at Atlantic Records.
Harlem Nights Ultra Lounge
201 Courtland Street Northeast
The International Music Conference
The International Music Conference (IMC) is the only conference of its kind to provide a massive gathering of artists, songwriters, sponsors, music industry executives and music fans from the UK, Europe, Africa and North America with a common goal… to showcase opportunities and demonstrate the process by which artists can learn, collaborate and conduct business on an international scale.