Contacts & Networks

Berlin’s cultural affairs department VD | promotion of the music scene

Contact for the musicindustry at the Senate Department for Economics, Technology and Research | Nadja Clarus, Tel: 030 / 9013 8477, E-Mail:

Musicboard Berlin | New funding program to strengthening Berlins music scene

Music Pool Berlin | Contact and consulting center for musicians

Amplify Berlin | Residency program to support emerging Berlin-based musicians through mentorships

Berlin Music Commission | Initiative to promote the capital’s music industry

Club Commission berlin e. V . | Network and association of clubs in Berlin

Label Commission Berlin (LabCom) | Network of the VUT e.V. labels in Berlin & Brandenburg

Verband unabhängiger Musikunternehmen  e. V. (VUT e.V.) | Association of 1.200 small- and medium-sized labels

Music Tech Germany | German Federal Association for Music Technology

Initiative Musik | Funding agency set up by the German federal government to promote the music industry in Germany

Initiative Neue Musik e.V. (INM) | Association of institutions, musicians and bands

Bundesverband Musikindustrie | Lobby group for music labels and companies

music-in-berlin-online | Online platform with over 1.300 addresses and profiles from the Berlin music scene

Deutsches Musikinformationszentrum | central information source for music and the music scene

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Elektroakustische Musik e.V. (DEGEM) | Webradio for acoustic electro music

Central Events: 

Pop-Kultur | successor of the Berlin Music Week, Berlin’s biggest annual music event

MOST WANTED: MUSIC | Congress in Berlin for new business trends an music technologies