NETWORKS, ASSOCIATIONS & PLATFORMS
Creative City Berlin
Creative City Berlin is a presentation and networking platform for artists, cultural workers and the creative industries in Berlin. The portal provides information about funding opportunities, jobs, projects, workshops and events.
female:pressure is an international, queer-feminist network of players in the field of electronic music and digital art, serving as an open-source database for mutual support and networking.
German Music Information Centre
The German Music Information Centre is an institution of the German Music Council for information and documentation. It collects data such as trends, developments and background information on music and musical culture in Germany.
Green Touring Network
The Green Touring Network has the mission of making the music industry more environmentally friendly. It seeks an open exchange with different players in the music world to cooperatively implement ecological sustainability in touring and other artistic activities.
IG Jazz Berlin
IG Jazz Berlin sees itself as a political representative and intermediary for the common interests and perspectives of Berlin-based musicians, associations and event producers in the fields of jazz and improvised music.
inm – initiative neue musik berlin
As an umbrella organisation, the initiative neue musik berlin gathers and represents the interests of the independent new-music scene vis-à-vis politics and administration. Its range of activities also includes the allocation of project funding and rehearsal rooms.
The Landesmusikrat Berlin is the music council for the state of Berlin. It represents the cultural policy interests of the institutions and associations of Berlin's music landscape to the Berlin Senate and the parties in the Berlin House of Representatives.
The LiveMusikKommission is the network for music venues in Germany. It serves as a spokesperson for the concert and club scene in Germany, advocating for diversity in live music and nightlife culture through lobbying, discussion and networking.
Music Women Germany
Music Women Germany is the nationwide network for women in all fields of the music landscape, offering qualifications, networking, visibility, participation and empowerment.
norient is a digital community for music, sound and noise. In addition to journalism, research projects and events, norient notably offers a sustained platform for the international networking of artistic practices.
VUT – Verband unabhängiger Musikunternehmer:innen
The VUT is an association for independent music entrepreneurs in Germany, offering its members comprehensive counselling, information and services.