ALVARO GUERREROPanel - Touring
Alvaro Guerrero is the A&R Manager and booking agent at gigmit, among other things, as being a musician and producer. He is responsible for scouting new artists and setting up newcomer, supporting and developing strategies for them in the live part of music.
Driving synergies between showcase festivals artists and music industry pros! This is the claim of 2017 launched Innovation Network of European Showcases (INES), which is created by eight European showcase festivals and the German music-tech startup gigmit and which raised € 2Mio from the European Union. Learn how INES is going to support artists and music pros in the development of their international careers and how the programme will change the landscape of showcase festivals and music business in Europe.
INES festival partners: Liverpool Sound City (UK), Waves Vienna (AT), Sonicvisions (LUX), Live at Heart (SWE), Spring Break (PL), Monkey Week (ESP), Westway LAB (PRT), MENT Ljubljana (SVN)
gigmit is Europe’s largest platform for live music bookings. The idea to simplify the booking process for promoters and musicians was born from the founder’s own experience. The creation of gigmit in 2012 provided a smart, digital solution to this problem. Over 60,000 artists are currently using the platform to apply for 2,500 new, international gigs from every genre, every month. More than 5,000 registered promoters use gigmit to find new talent for their events