A resource for the world music community

globalFEST's new website is here to be a resource for all players in the world music industry. Please find below current opportunities and pertinent industry news.  

Do you have an opportunity or news item that you wish to share with the globalFEST community? Please contact Stephanie(at)globalFEST(dot)org.

opportunities & Industry news
Opportunity | Apply for OneBeat 2017!

OneBeat brings together emerging musical leaders from around the world to collaboratively create original work and to develop a global network of civically engaged music initiatives.

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Industry News | The Global Music Copyright Business is Worth More Than You Think

How much is the global music business really worth?

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Opportunity | American Music Abroad provides an opportunity for American bands of all genres to tour the world

American Music Abroad artists change the world. Collaborate with musicians around the world and grow your global fan base.  Plus, get paid for it. Applications now open for the 2017 Season.

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Industry News | President Obama Signs Anti-Scalping Legislation Banning Ticket Bots

The Better Online Ticket Sales Act makes using bots to purchase large quantities of tickets for scalping illegal.

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Opportunity | British Council to give more travel grants in East Africa

The British Council, in collaboration with the DOEN Foundation and Lambent Foundation, will be giving more travel grants to artists and cultural practitioners in East Africa as part of its Mobility East Africa fund.

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These branding guidelines will help you determine the best way to use our logo. For access to high-resolution logos, please email Stephanie(at)globalfest(dot)org.

globalFEST Logo

Artwork files for print, digital and web can be downloaded below.