Eurosonic Noorderslag (ESNS) Announces its Conference Keynote and 48 Acts for the Festival
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Eurosonic Noorderslag (ESNS) will take place in Groningen, The Netherlands, from the 17th to 20th of January 2018 with Denmark named as the country in focus. Selling out each year, ESNS attracts over 4000 delegates, including 400 international festivals. It is the key exchange and networking platform for European music, with a proven track record for helping new acts break into the international music scene.
This year's Keynote David Marcus, Head of Music for Ticketmaster North America, will take an in-depth look at the road to planning a sales campaign, from the economics of a tour to fan identification and engagement using the latest technology like Verified Fan - all with the end goal of putting the fans first. Detailed information about the sessions are viewable on the conference website. Additionally, click here to see the full lineup for Eurosonic Festival.
Check out the trailer video below. View more information at ESNS' official website.
ESNS (Eurosonic Noorderslag) is the place to discover and access the very best emerging European music talent. The event has a proven track record of helping to break new acts on the international music scene, with now well-known names such as Alma, Ásgeir, Aurora, Dua Lipa, Hozier, HER, Mø, My Baby, Rejjie Snow, Lost Frequencies, Roosevelt, Royal Blood, Seinabo Sey and Vök, having played at ESNS as up and coming talents. The B2B side of the event attracts more than 4,000 entertainment industry professionals from all sections of the industry, including representatives of over 400 European festivals, managers, agents, publishers, labels, tech companies and event suppliers. Each year, ESNS stages more than 350 showcases all over the city of Groningen as well as offering a comprehensive and focused conference programme of around 150 panels and keynotes. The event also hosts multiple networking opportunities, annual meetings by music associations, pitch sessions, dinners, parties and dedicated areas featuring the very latest thinking and technical innovation in the music, media, interactive and production industries.