Tuesday 06 October 2020 to Friday 09 October 2020

Ireland Music Week is an independent festival & music conference dedicated to showcasing the very best in new Irish music. Since their inception in 2003, IMW has given a platform to some of Ireland’s best-known acts, and carved out a strong, uncompromising identity. The 2020 line-up represents the best of the best from Ireland’s deep bench of emerging talent, including brilliant cohort of musicians from Northern Ireland.

Northern Ireland musicians at the showcase

Check-out the full showcase schedule on Ireland Music Week website.

Industry conference

For artists and arts professionals of all levels, the online conference at the festival gives them a chance to learn and develop their craft, and create new opportunities with agents, labels, bookers, music supervisors, and services from all over the world. From workshops and panels, to master classes and speed sessions, the conference gives artists, and those who support them, the tools and network they need to sustain a career in music. International industry professionals who attend annually include delegates from SXSW, Eurosonic, The Great Escape, Primavera Pro, BBC Introducing as well as international publishers, labels, music supervisors, live agents and many more.

Full conference schedule, delegates list and panel topics, visit IMW website.

IMW artists playlist

Don't miss an annual treat for music-lovers: full playlist with all 50 showcase 2020 artists on Spotify!