JAPAN MUSIC WEEK will be hosting a variety of events during the week of 9 - 15th November 2009.
1. Japan regional showcases
2. International showcases
3. Music genre festival nights
4. Regular live and club events
5. Music industry seminars, workshops, networking parties, and biz events
1. Japan Regional Showcases
Japan's top music cities will host events in Shibuya featuring of their top up-and-coming DJs and artists. These events will include: • Sapporo • Sendai • Nagano • Fukushima • Saitama, • Chiba • Ibaragi • Gunma • Yokohama • Nagoya • Kyoto • Osaka • Kobe • Okayama • Hiroshima • Shikoku • Fukuoka • Nagasaki • Kumamoto • Kagoshima • Naha
2. International Showcases
All major music exporting countries will host their own music/ lifestyle showcase event, including arts, and national food, drink, fashion, airline sponsors. International artists can also join genre festivals and other events. JMW hopes to include events from: • US • UK • Canada • Australia • New Zealand • Ireland • France • Sweden • Holland • Finland • Denmark • Germany • Turkey • Jamaica • Brazil • South Africa • Russia • Korea • China • Philippines • ASEAN • EU • Middle East • India
3. Music Genre Festival Nights
JMW will include indoor festivals featuring the best up-and-coming Tokyo, regional and international artists covering a variety music genres, including: • indie •dance • experimental • dub • electro • folk • hip-hop • hard rock • house • j-pop • jazz • latin • punk • post-rock, • reggae • rock • singer-songwriter • ska • techno • trance • visual-kei • enka • World and more
4. Regular Live and Club Events
Shibuya and other Tokyo area clubs, halls and 'live houses' are host to thousands of music events each week for audiences ranging from 50 to 2000 in all music genres. The best and most interesting of these events during 9 - 15 November will be invited to join Japan Music Week. Like the other events, they could offer free access, 50% access and 20% access, with priority entry for audience members who bought tickets specifically for that event.
5. Music Industry Events
Japan Music Week will feature various types of events for music industry people and musicians, including seminars, and workshops during the daytime as well as night-time networking parties. Other JMW creative Biz events include Music, Photography, Music Design, Music Web, Music Video and other themed exhibitions and seminar events. JMW will mix regions, countries and industry types in order to create new synergies and interesting events for all JMW attendees.
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