ANCHOR - Reeperbahn Festival International Music Award
This year, the Reeperbahn FestivalNew York Edition will take place as part of the Indie Week of the American Association of Independent Music (A2IM) for the fourth time. The A2IM is one of the most important international trade fairs of the USA in the field of Recorded Music. The program includes keynotes, panels, exclusive networking sessions, numerous concerts and much more. As a central platform for European music, the Reeperbahn Festival promotes transcultural exchange through foreign creative industries activities in the form of international spin-offs.
In addition to the New York Edition, agreements with cities such as Nashville, Los Angeles, and Beijing exist, which promote the collaboration between European artists and international cultural spaces. Furthermore, the main task is to establish a network between the European and international culture & music industry.
The annual highlight of the Reeperbahn New York Edition is the announcement of the prominent ANCHOR Jury around Tony Visconti. The Jury members will participate in an entertaining talk, followed by a showcase evening with international up-and-coming acts presented by the Reeperbahn Festival.
This year, the Jury will be announced on Wednesday, June 19, at the Rockwood Music Hall. Subsequently, the following artists perform: Gurr (DE), Leoniden (DE), Mira Lu Kovacs (AT), ORL (IL), Renata Zeiguer (US), Surfbort (US) and Yes We Mystic (CA).