INES Application for Delegates open

The application for Delegates for Waves Vienna is open from now on. Just click here fill out the form and be part of Waves Vienna Music Festival and Conference from 10th to 12th of September 2020 in Vienna. A total of 50 tickets will be awarded for Waves Vienna 2020. In addition, travel expenses and […]

Conference Tickets available

Early Bird Music Conference tickets are available from now on. The Music Conference ticket covers all events of the Conference but no shows of the Music Festival and costs now € 40. The Music Pro Pass is valid for all events of the Conference and all shows of the Music Festival for € 65. Both […]

Application open

The application for the 10th anniversary edition of Waves Vienna is open from now on. Just register for free on gigmit and apply to play at Waves Vienna from 10.-12.SEP.2020. Please keep in mind that we do not accept applications by mail, instagram or facebook. From the open call via gigmit we select at least […]

Waves 2020 pre sale starts

The pre sale for the 10th edition of Waves Vienna starts on November 28th at 1pm. Waves Vienna 2020 takes place from 10.-12.SEP.2020 in an around WUK. The Super Early Bird ticket for EUR 15 is limited to 111 pcs. The Early Bird ticket for EUR 25 is limited to 555 pcs. After them selling […]

After Movie for 2019

We’re super proud to present our official After Movie for Waves Vienna 2019. Thanks a million to the lovely people at buero butter for thier great work and to the band Anger, the winners of the Export Award XA 2019 for the Song “Baby”.

Dream Pop Duo Anger wins XA 2019

The XA – Music Export Award was presented for the third time at the Waves Vienna Music Festival & Conference 2019. The dream pop duo ANGER emerged as the winner among seven nominated acts. Anger consists of Julian Angerer and Nora Pider, both originally from Brixen, South Tyrol. The dream pop duo moved to Vienna and […]

Waves Vienna says THANK YOU!

Last weekend Waves Vienna Music Festival & Conference invited music lovers to discover 100 new acts and to take part in workshops, speed listenings and lectures. 15.000 people, among them 1000 representatives of the international music industry, responded the call and enjoyed the ninth edition of Vienna’s Showcase Festival. Besides newcomer acts from various genres […]

Schallter Record Store Pop-Up

Famous record store Schallter usually resides in Westbahnstrasse 13 in Vienna’s 7th district. For Waves Vienna it pops up with a very special store at our Ticketmaster Lounge @ Project Room. On every festival day between 20:00 and 00:00 you can browse the finest vinyls and buy some stuff of acts performing at Waves Vienna. […]

Specials for Festivals Visitors

With your Waves Vienna Festival wristband you get lots of specials and discounts at shops and restaurants around the Festival Centre WUK. The special offers are only available from 26.-28.SEP.2019 with your Waves Vienna Festival wristband. Coffee, pastries, after-parties: for over a century Café Weimar has been very popular in Vienna. A historic authentic viennese […]

Download Timetables as PDF

For the ones who don’t like our digital approach with a mobile app we created the timetables for each day as PDF. You can download the PDFs for each day here but the timetables will be distributed at the festival as well: Timetable for THURSDAYTimetable for FRIDAYTimetable for SATURDAY

Introducing Israel

In 2016, Waves selected Israel (and Germany) as its focus country, showcasing many of Israel’s newest and edgiest musicians in their European debut. This year the tradition continues, as the next wave of Israeli music is coming to Waves Vienna 2019. At the Reception on Thursday, 26.SEP.2019 from 18:30-19:30 at Ticketmaster Lounge @ WUK Project […]

XA – Music Export Award as Springboard for Austrian Newcomer Bands

Nominees include Keke, Elis Noa and Sketches on Duality. Jury evaluation and award ceremony at the Waves Vienna Music Festival. For the third consecutive year the music export prize “XA” will be awarded within the Waves Vienna Music Festival. The award is an initiative of Austrian Music Export, SKE Fonds, Radio FM4 and Waves Vienna. […]