ICEX Spain exports and invests through the Sounds from Spain brand that was created for the internalization of Spanish music.
Sounds From Spain will participate once again this year in the next edition of South by South West Trade Show which will take place during March 2016 in Austin, TX.
Sounds From Spain serves as a platform that supports the internalization of the music industry in Spain and is a division of ICEX Spain Exports and Investments, the National Institute of TheaterArts & Music (INAEM), the SGAE Foundation, the Society Performing Artists (AIE), the Technical Performance Representatives (ARTE), the music producers in Spain (PROMUSICAE) and the Independent Radio Union (UFI).
The brand SOUNDS FROM SPAIN is highly praised at the Texan festival.
They will be participating in one of the most important international music markets with an strong presence of their cultural music from Spain in an official pavilion organized by ICEX-SOUNDS FROM SPAIN.
Eleven companies from different sectors of music, will participate including, agents and record executives that will meet with producers and record labels from all over the world: ALGAZARA PRODUCCIONES, DELFUEGO BOOKING S.L., DOTBEAT!, ESCUELA DE MUSICA CREATIVA, GROUND CONTROL MANAGEMENT, HANGTHEDJRECORDS, MUWOM, SARA PI, SONIDO MUCHACHO, VAGABUNDOS RECORDS S.L., AND CHARCO MUSICA.
ICEX- Sounds from Spain will also sponsor 6 bands from Spain who will be part of the two concerts scheduled in Austin at SXSW on March 16 and 18.
The bands include: AGORAPHOBIA, JUAN ZELADA, JUVENTUD JUCHE, LOS NASTYS, SEXY ZEBRAS AND THE PARROTS.
Besides the presence during music week with bands from Spain at SXSW, ICEX Pavilion will also screen the Spanish documentary DEAD SLOW AHEAD, selected by the film festival which runs parallel to the music festival and is considered one of the most prestigious international indie movie festivals in the U.S.
Movies, technology and music from Spain have a date at South By South West 2016 in Austin to further the Spanish brand and open doors in the US general market.
SOUNDS FROM SPAIN
SXSW 2016 ARTISTS
Los Nastys, Agoraphobia, Sexy Zebras, Juan Zelada,
The Parrots & Juventud Juché
Sounds From Spain On Social Media