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Going Global Music Summit announces dates

Going Global Music Summit announces dates and Artist applications

Going Global Music Summit 2014 - What you need to know before you go.

Independent Music New Zealand is proud to announce that the GOING GLOBAL MUSIC SUMMIT 2014 will be held in Auckland this September - the dates are listed below.

Performing Artist Applications are now open at and will close Monday, August 11th 2014.

With another great list of international speakers currently being booked, and continued success being reported from previous attendees, GOING GLOBAL MUSIC SUMMIT 2014 continues to provide global business opportunities, showcases and educational awareness within the New Zealand music community.


Friday 5th September – LABEL focus

Saturday 6th September – ARTIST focus

Monday 8th September – Meeting day / NZ label owners & artist reps


Going Global Music Summit 2014 is a showcase of new music featuring national artists, occurring 5th – 8th September alongside the Going Global Music Summit industry seminars. The Summit takes place in central Auckland.

Going Global Music Summit 2014 provides musicians, producers, composers, labels, promoters, industry professionals and fans a chance to perform, discuss, learn, teach, and interact in front of an audience of like-minded peers in an environment that encourages the global exchange of ideas, techniques and trends.

In 2014 Going Global Music Summit will present an exciting schedule of live music events alongside a daytime program of panels, presentations, workshops and discussions. The focus is on new music and as such the live music showcases aim to reflect originality in contemporary live music practice.

If you’re an artist or band, label, promoter or collective who would like to be part of the LIVE MUSIC COMPONENT of Going Global Music Summit 2014, you can apply online now via

GOING GLOBAL MUSIC SUMMIT 2014 is proudly brought to you by

Independent Music New Zealand in partnership with the NZ Music Commission

and is supported by NZ On Air and Recorded Music NZ.


The Going Global showcase opened up some really positive things for us. Thank you. It was crucial for us to have this platform to play to international ears & has really helped us since.” – Hollie Fullbrook - TINY RUINS – 2013 showcasing artist.

“…a fun and collaborative atmosphere.” – Jon McIldowie, Festival Republic (UK)

“…a real bonus for our local music community” – Murray Cammick, Rip It Up (NZ)

“Going Global was a top-notch experience, from both a professional and personal standpoint. The other delegates were absolutely spectacular, offering not just a substantive look into various facets of the industry, but also the opportunity to forge business relationships and friendships I'll carry throughout the rest of my life. The conference was extremely well-organized, right down to the evening showcases, which were a perfect representation of the wide range of exceptional talent coming out of this beautiful, energetic, and creative country. In fact, I'm now working with two artists who performed during last year's showcases - Mel Parsons and Tom Lark!” – Shawnté Salabert, VP Creative – Sugaroo! Music &


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