Waves Festival 2021 applications are open now

The application for the 11th edition of Waves Festival is open now. You may register on Gigmit and apply to perform at Waves Festival 2021 taking place on September 9-11. Please keep in mind that we cannot accept applications via Instagram or Facebook. From the open call via Gigmit we select at least 10 acts to perform […]

Early Bird Tickets for 2021

Our Early Bird Ticketing phase for the Waves Festival 2021, which will take place from 9 to 11 September 2021, starts on 1 December 2020 at 1 pm. Many of you will surely immediately ask the question “What if the festival can’t take place because of Corona? Of course, we hope that a certain normality […]

After Movie 2020

It was a very special edition of the Waves Festival this year due to the pandemic. But we made the best out of it and of course we recorded the whole thing again in a wonderful after movie. Better said, the buero butter did it for us, we were busy with completely different things 😉In […]

Waves Festival 2020 Sessions

Is there at least one Waves Festival 2020 performance that still lives rent-free in your head? Because same! Here’s the ultimate collection of artists that played at this year’s hybrid festival edition – together in one playlist.

Rewatch Waves Conference 2020

The streams of Waves Conference 2020 are now available to rewatch on our YouTube Channel. DAY 1 New ways of audience participating in music Techniques for streaming Live Music from home presented by Yamaha The Future of the European Music Eco System hosted by EMEE DAY 2 Fair Streaming? hosted by VTMÖ Focus Country Ukraine  […]

Average Viewers Waves Festival 2020

Here you can find the numbers of the average viewers for each channel of Waves Festival 2020 online streaming. As we didn’t have single events for the streaming of the shows in the evening we only can publish numbers per night. Waves Festival 2020 Day Channel Average #Viewers AverageViewer retention THU 10.SEP.2020 Thurygrund 297 18:01 […]

Waves Festival 2020 as a successful hybrid between on- and offline

With the presentation of the XA – Music Export Award to the Viennese musician OSKA on Saturday evening, the tenth edition of the Waves Festival at the Vienna WUK came to an end. More than 18,000 people took part in the hybrid version of the festival, which was specially conceived for the Corona year 2020. […]

Subscribe to the festival timetable

You have now the option to subscribe to the timetables of each of the online and public viewing channels. Just subscribe to the channels on top of the timetable page and put the events right into the calendar on your computer or phone.

Conference Folder online

This year’s official Conference Folder with all the information from contents of the panels, timetables, showcases, speaker bios and much more is ready and published. Get your free copy at Waves Festival Conference at SAE or simply download it here. Or you prefer to view it online with issuu here.

Feedback Listening Sessions

You are playing in a band? You produced some songs? And you want a professional feedback on your music? Then our Feedback Listening Sessions are the right thing for you.  With a free Waves Festival Conference Registration to login to our Delegates Area you can apply for the Sessions. With some luck international and national […]

Waves Festival 2021 applications are open now

The application for the 11th edition of Waves Festival is open now. You may register on Gigmit and apply to perform at Waves Festival 2021 taking place on September 9-11. Please keep in mind that we cannot accept applications via Instagram or Facebook. From the open call via Gigmit we select at least 10 acts to perform […]

Early Bird Tickets for 2021

Our Early Bird Ticketing phase for the Waves Festival 2021, which will take place from 9 to 11 September 2021, starts on 1 December 2020 at 1 pm. Many of you will surely immediately ask the question “What if the festival can’t take place because of Corona? Of course, we hope that a certain normality […]

After Movie 2020

It was a very special edition of the Waves Festival this year due to the pandemic. But we made the best out of it and of course we recorded the whole thing again in a wonderful after movie. Better said, the buero butter did it for us, we were busy with completely different things 😉In […]

Waves Festival 2020 Sessions

Is there at least one Waves Festival 2020 performance that still lives rent-free in your head? Because same! Here’s the ultimate collection of artists that played at this year’s hybrid festival edition – together in one playlist.

Rewatch Waves Conference 2020

The streams of Waves Conference 2020 are now available to rewatch on our YouTube Channel. DAY 1 New ways of audience participating in music Techniques for streaming Live Music from home presented by Yamaha The Future of the European Music Eco System hosted by EMEE DAY 2 Fair Streaming? hosted by VTMÖ Focus Country Ukraine  […]

Average Viewers Waves Festival 2020

Here you can find the numbers of the average viewers for each channel of Waves Festival 2020 online streaming. As we didn’t have single events for the streaming of the shows in the evening we only can publish numbers per night. Waves Festival 2020 Day Channel Average #Viewers AverageViewer retention THU 10.SEP.2020 Thurygrund 297 18:01 […]

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