Project Arts Centre 39 Essex St E, Dublin 2

Due to the ongoing Covid-19 related restrictions concerning physical distancing, and the Irish government prohibition on public gatherings, currently until 3 May, at the earliest, Dublin Sound Lab has taken the decision to postpone this year’s MUSIC CURRENT festival, originally due to run from 14–18 April at Project Arts Centre, Dublin. They are aware that […]

Other Voices: Home at the Guinness Storehouse

Guinness Storehouse St. James's Gate, Dublin 8

This December, Other Voices partner with the Guinness Storehouse to host their first ever Christmas concert: Other Voices: Home at the Guinness Storehouse. Taking place at 8pm on Wednesday 16 December, Other Voices: Home at the Guinness Storehouse will see this iconic building in the heart of Dublin 8 come alive with an eclectic programme of live Irish […]

SCGI presents: Skills workshop ‘Composing for family and kids entertainment TV’

SCGI presents: Skills workshop ‘Composing for family and kids entertainment TV, with London based Composers for Screen Banks & Wag moderated by Composer Anna Rice. Thursday 7th January, 2021 at 11am on Zoom Register in advance for this workshop: Banks & Wag Biography: South London based musicians Chris Banks & Wag Marshall-Page spent their […]


IMRO Music Industry Webinar | YouTube Best Practice

YouTube offer a breadth of opportunities to customise videos, drive viewers to other videos on your channel, create playlists, and engage with your community. In this module we will explain the essentials of YouTube strategy and optimisation. Furthermore, with an estimated 70% of all watch time on YouTube being driven by recommendations from YouTube’s algorithm, […]


IMRO and Law Society of Ireland Annual Copyright Lecture

Where the creative arts meet artificial intelligence: IMRO and Law Society of Ireland Annual Copyright Lecture 2021 to focus on the important intersection between copyright and AI. IMRO and the Law Society of Ireland are highlighting the growing importance and complexity of the relationship between creative intellectual property (IP) and artificial intelligence (AI). Dr Mark […]

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OUTPUT BELFAST 2021 Music Industry Conference

Sessions include deep dives into live music, recorded music, publishing, composing and songwriting, music and AI, music funding and playlisting on radio – focusing on the last 12 months, where the sector is now, and the pathway towards the future of a viable, sustainable, creative and inclusive music industry. SPEAKERS INCLUDE: JES SKOLNIK (BANDCAMP) DAVID […]


Patreon for Musicians

In this workshop hosted by Music Managers Forum, Patreon’s UK & Ireland Creator Partnerships Manager, Gee Linford-Grayson, will take you on a deep dive into Patreon for musicians.  She will give a quick introduction to Patreon, as well as explore various membership models and examples of musicians successfully using the platform – plus there will […]

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RTÉ Choice Music Prize Conversations


RTÉ Choice Music Prize Conversations will take place on Tuesday 2nd March this year, two days before the RTÉ Choice Music Prize special live event, with four topical music and industry discussion panels taking place between 11am – 3pm, via Zoom. Conversations brings together artists and music industry professionals to discuss and explore some of the key issues affecting both performers and the wider music industry at the present time. RTE Choice Music […]


RTS Ireland Television Awards 2021

Virgin Media One

Dara Ó Briain will be among those recognised in the inaugural RTS Ireland Television Awards 2021. Dara will receive the BAI Outstanding Contribution Award and nine other award winners will be revealed in a programme to be broadcast at 11pm on Virgin Media One on Tuesday March 30th, presented by Muireann O’Connell. 27 other nominees […] Music Royalties Workshop

How do you collect royalties from your streams, gigs and radio play? What is a collection society? Learn this and more when IMRO teams up with Dublin for a Music Royalties workshop via Zoom on Weds, Apr 14th from 7-8:30pm GMT. Sign-up now for free at: is a global independent community of […]

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