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February 03, 2021

Event - Panel & discussion - Music PR & Management

Best practice - Building and Connecting music to markets. With representatives from FMX, Indianer PR & Management Norway & Playground Music Norway - February 12th 19:00 - Reinsariid

We are delighted to be joined by a delegation of some of Norways leading industry professionals in our first session of the year. 

Launching in 2021, FMX has created PR opportunities with key partners in international music markets, currently including UK, Denmark, Norway and Sweden, to support and service Faroese music to these key territories. FMX has also secured funding to help contribute towards these campaigns for artists and events, in what we consider some of the most critical neighbouring export markets for Faroese music. 

But what is music PR? How might we possibly connect to it? And what might this mean for Faroese music? 

We are lucky to be joined by an international panel, including Glenn Larsen from Indianer Management, and Øyvind Rones, from Playground Music Norway. 

Glenn is the founding director of Indianer, his work includes managing top Norwegian export acts like Highasakite, Siv Jakobsen, Pom Poko and Amanda Tenfjord, as well as the PR arm of his company, servicing both Norwegian artists (Dagny, boy pablo, Moddi, girl in red ++) and international artists to the Norwegian market for music, radio, magazines, online, newspapers and television. 

Øyvind is international label manager at Playground Music Norway, Scandinavia’s biggest independent label, and works with both local and international artist releases, to service them to this market. Previously in his career Øyvind was product manager at Warner Music Norway, and editor-in-chief at Gaffa.

The session will be largely in English, and the panel chaired by FMX. There will be the opportunity for those attending to learn more about the panelists work in both management and PR, discuss best practice, and further question the panel to contribute to the discussion. 

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October 15, 2021

Vi leder efter en leder til FMX, Faroe Music Export

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October 07, 2021

FMX x G! Festival @ Trondheim Calling 2022

We are delighted to announce a showcase night of Faroese music at Trondheim Calling, 3-5 February 2022. 

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September 15, 2021

Workshop in the Faroe Islands with Emmy nominated composer Miriam Cutler

We are happy to announce this special workshop for Artists in the Faroe Islands, taking place on November 30th 2021.

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September 13, 2021

New artist releases across our network

New artist releases and opportunities supported across our network, delivered with our PR and media partners locally and internationally.

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September 08, 2021

FMX at Iceland Airwaves

FMX feature night at Airwaves suffers second year loss at hands of pandemic

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August 27, 2021

Nordic Music Days festival in the Faroe Island

Established in 1888, Nordic Music days is amongst the oldest festivals for contemporary classical music in the world.

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April 22, 2021

The Great Escape 2021 - UK

FMX presents new music from The Faroe Islands at the UK showcase event - 12-15 May 2021

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March 26, 2021

A big day for Faroese music releases - 26.03.21

Global release day served up a some big moments for Faroese music

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February 12, 2021

Mahogni Music Publishing

We catch up with founding director of Mahogni Music Publishing, Høgni Lisberg, to discuss the creation and launch of the Faroe Islands first dedicated music publishing company

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February 03, 2021

Event - Panel & discussion - Music PR & Management

Best practice - Building and Connecting music to markets. With representatives from FMX, Indianer PR & Management Norway & Playground Music Norway - February 12th 19:00 - Reinsariid

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August 19, 2020

Oyggja­tónastovan : a new network in the Faroe Islands in collaboration with DJBFA : Danish Composers & Songwriters Union

A forum for the creative process

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August 04, 2020

Cultural Support package : Covid-19 : 2020

On 25th June, the Faroese Government passed legislation of a support package for the culture sector.

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July 16, 2020

In loving memory... G! Festival 2020

On the day that G! (nearly) began, a conversation with Sigvör Laksa, G! Festival Director

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June 30, 2020

Welcome to the FMX website

We are delighted to launch our FMX website V1.0, a resource that will grow as we build and expand our operation - around you - our musical partners, locally across the Faroe Islands, and industry part…

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June 30, 2020

FMX - Release Radar

Featuring a selection of new releases from the Faroe Islands. FMX Release Radar - Spotify Click the heart in the App and follow the list, to hear the new music as it happens. 

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June 30, 2020

A conversation with... Teitur

Congratulations on your release of “Modern Era”. Remarkably (and sorry for reminding you of this) coming on for 20 years since your “Poetry and Airplanes” debut, which sound tracked so many people's…

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June 30, 2020

FMX - Faroe Islands new export office

Faroese music enjoys greater reach, beyond the North Atlantic archipelago. To support this, the Faroe Islands have introduced a new music export office, Faroe Music Export (FMX), which will work to su…

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June 30, 2020

'In the Faroe Islands, everyone is in a band'

Out in the North Atlantic, this tiny archipelago has a thriving music scene of everything from primary coloured-pop to thrash metal – despite having one record label and just a handful of venues

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May 22, 2019

Music export agency opens in Syðrugøta

The new music export agency will be sharing office space with the organisers of the G! Festival in Syðrugøta, Eysturoy.

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