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Why Portugal Export / Pro Weekend Festival
Freelance Consultant (Project Development/Marketing)
COMPANY / EVENT
WHY Portugal is Portugal’s export office for music, founded in 2016 by AMAEI and working on behalf of all Portuguese music sectors. WHY Portugal is a registered non-profit association supported by AUDIOGEST and Fundação GDA through their respective neighbouring rights cultural funds; and for select missions and projects we also work with AICEP Portugal Global – Trade & Investment Agency and DGartes, the Portuguese Arts Council.
WHY Portugal is a member of EMEE – European Music Exporters Exchange, and a member of ETEP – European Talent Exchange Platform.
- Artist genres
- Band music e.g. rock, indie-rock, indie-pop, etc.
- Alternative and/or experimental
- World, traditional and/or cultural music
- Artist types
- Legacy acts
- Up-and-coming acts
- Undiscovered talents
WHAT I DO
- I look for bands to perform at my shows (e.g. promoter, festival owner/curator, venue, etc.)
- I help promote bands to new audiences (e.g. journalist, PR agent, media, etc.)