Midem, where talent shines

As artists and creativity are at the heart of the industry, Midem’s ambition is to shape the future of the music and tech market by discovering and helping the most promising artists and exciting startups through our recognised competitions and awards.

  • Competitions and Awards

    Midem is a gateway into the future of music and tech. Discover the next big artists on the music scene and exciting startups
    about to become the next digital music leaders through Midem awards and competitions.

  • Midem Artist Accelerator

    The Midem Artist Accelerator is an exclusive programme for artists to grow their profiles globally. The 2018 edition is now open so enter the Midem Artist Accelerator today!

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    Midemlab is launching its 11th edition in 2018. It is the leading international competition for music startups to raise their profile and get recognition from the industry.

    Apply now

    International Midem Awards

    The International Midem Awards celebrate iconic personalities who have shaped the music ecosystem and the game-changers building tomorrow's business.

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  • Focus on...

    Far From Alaska

    Far From Alaska is a rock band from Rio Grande do Norte, in the North-East of Brazil. With a unique style that's hard to define, Far From Alaska were finalists at the 2016 Midem Artist Accelerator, which led to a number of international appearances and opening the main stage at the Download Festival Paris in 2017.

    Enter the Midem Artist Accelerator

    Far from Alaska, Finalists at Midem Artist Accelerator 2016. Photo by Murilo Amancio
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