The annual Hard Working Class Heroes Festival and Music Industry Convention returns this week. 100 of the best hard working class heroesindependent Irish acts will be showcased in 6 venues over 3 days from the 3rd-5th of October in multiple venues across Dublin. This year sees the inclusion of HWCH Digital to the festival line-up, an initiative that aims to give support to tech start-up companies. With the launch of HWCH Digital ticket holders can avail of convention panels and creative technology sessions adding a new element to the already packed festival schedule.

The HWCH Convention is three days of talks, panels, workshops, conversations on all aspects of the music industry including sessions on Bands and Brands, Bands and Apps, Music Innovation and Technology.

For full details on panels, tickets and showcasing artists visit: www.hwch.net

HWCH 2013 is sponsored by IMRO, The Arts Council, Culture Ireland, Deezer, 45 Sound, Dublin Festival Season, WholeWorldBand, Beck’s Vier, NDRC Launch Pad, The Digitial Hub

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