About Medimex

The International Festival & Music Conference born under the sign of connection, internationalization, training, this year will take place in Taranto, from 7 to 10 June 2018. The Medimex is an appointment of reference for the Italian music market that wants to connect with the international scene.

Also this year there will be numerous activities for the professional segment aimed at operators, artists and musical companies will have the opportunity to discuss the perspectives of the international and national market, promote their work and create new networks, face the challenges of the future of the agenda musical. Medimex 2018 will be an opportunity to meet festival directors, agencies, record labels, Italian and international stakeholders and participate in specific activities aimed at those working in the music world. The program includes panels and workshops, with authoritative experts, who will address some of the central themes of the music business: from collecting to blockchain, from streaming to the labels of the future. There are also numerous networking and B2B activities that will involve the operators and artists from Puglia.

Important the live section that will host numerous international and national artists and Apulian talents. Medimex 2018 headliners are already confirmed and will perform in Italian exclusive on the Main Stage in the waterfront roundabout: Thursday 7 June Kraftwerk, the great fathers of the world electronic scene, with Kraftwerk 3-D, and on Friday 8 June Placebo, one of the most important rock bands on the planet. The presale of the concerts is already active in the online circuit and bookingshow sales points. The price policy adopted by Medimex is accessible to allow everyone to participate: € 15.00 for a single evening and a ticket for both evenings at € 25.00. Saturday 9 June, however, will be the turn of the special evening, a big party for Taranto promoted by Birra Raffo, Medimex 2018 Main Sponsor.

Puglia Sounds Musicarium returns, a school of music professions with authoritative teachers who will give lessons aimed at youngsters and this year, with an advanced version, also to professionals. Medimex Songwriting Camp is also confirmed, in which the young musicians from Puglia will be able to work on the artistic side in close contact with established authors and producers of the Italian scene.

Medimex is a Puglia Sounds project, the program of the Puglia Region for the development of the regional music system implemented with the Teatro Pubblico Pugliese as part of the Development and Cohesion Fund 2014-2020 – Pact for Puglia Area of Intervention IV “Tourism, culture and enhancement of natural resources. www.pugliasounds.it