BARCELONA (VIP NEWS) — The ever-changing relationship between music and commerce was laid bare during the PrimaveraPro conference in Barcelona
In its third edition, PrimaveraPro becomes more established with a 27% increase in number of participants. 1.400 participants compared to the 1.100 participants of last year.
PrimaveraPro included professionals coming from 43 countries around the world, including Australia, Arab Emirates, Aruba, Japan and Russia. The countries with the highest number of representatives are Spain, France, UK and The United States.
The presence of artists at the conferences of PrimaveraPro has been one of the outstanding features of the program, be it to talk about their experience during their career (David Gedge) or about the importance of music in social movements from the 60s to the present day (Buffy Saint Marie and Fermin Muguruza, among others).
On this occasion all the active parts of the world of music were present, from associations such as APM, ARC, ASSAC, Dansk Live, Impala, UFI, UMC and Yourope to the fans of the festivals, protagonists of one of the most popular roundtables.
Austria, Canada, Chile, The United States, Italy, Luxemburg, Norway, the Netherlands, Poland, Russia and South Africa have participated actively in PrimaveraPro favouring exchange between businesses from the music sector and presenting some of the newcomer artists of the festival. So, on the adidas Originals stage, 25 bands from these countries have demonstrated their international standing.