Breathe Sunshine African Music Conference '14

Posted by Aileen Raymond Wednesday, January 22, 2014 0 comments


Following the huge success of 2013’s
inaugural event, the second Breathe
Sunshine African Music Conference will
catapult the nation’s music into the spotlight in February 2014.

This year’s event is set to give back
even more in the way of empowerment, inspiration and interactive
learning, with a brand-new Unity Jam event to be held in the township
of Langa on the final day of the event.

Powered by Black
Mango, the event brings
together a wide range of artists, producers and leaders across the
music industry with the aim of building and unifying the industry.
International reggae superstar, Gentleman
from Germany will be taking
part in the conference and will also be performing for the first time
in South Africa at the Unity Jam, as part of an African tour schedule
organised by the Goethe-Institut. The multi award-winning artist has
been spreading his reggae music across the globe with his shows and
is now one of the biggest international reggae headliners in the

This year the conference is supported by
a sizable German contingent and will include Gentleman’s manager,
Volker May (Germany) – Vice President of IMMF (International Music
Manager Forum Europe), Hannah Kupfer (Minus Records – Ritchie
Hawtin’s label) as well as Detlef Schwarte - Co-Founder
of Reeperbahn Festival in Hamburg and Director Reeperbahn
Festival Conference in Hamburg.

This year’s conference also sees the
addition of Breathe Sunshine
Connect, a part of the
conference dedicated to the digital space.
Headed up by African Dope
Records founder Roach Roth, Connect brings together the sharpest
minds in the digital media world and music industry to explore the
current landscape and how the industry can better leverage the space
for success.

International charity Bridges
for Music will host a space on
electronic music. There will also be live technical demos along with
exclusive invite-only Producer
sessions that offer
one-on-one networking between township and city producers.

A snap-shot of other highlights to expect
from the 2014 Breathe Sunshine
African Music Conference
includes the following:

  • Panels:
    Music and Causes/Charities, Digital Marketing, Touring in Africa,
    The Future of Radio in Africa, The Future of Rock Music in SA,
    Brands and Music – selling out or buying in?

  • Empower
    Your Art Workshops
    Understanding Intellectual Property Rights, Principles of Artist
    Management, Event Licensing and Insurance - Working with City
    Councils, How to Network – Your Network is Your Net Worth

  • Bridges
    For Music Electronic Sessions
    DJ Master Class, Producing on Reason / Ableton, Playing Live,
    Setting up Your Home EDM Studio

  • Breathe
    : Video workshops,
    VJing workshops

As the countdown to the second of what
will hopefully be many other events, the Breathe Sunshine African
Music Conference 2014 aims to unite the rich diversity of talents
from across the continent, in search of a greater future for all.

Tickets are available directly from,
with times and additional event details yet to be confirmed.

Ticket Details:

  • 2 Day General Access (14 & 15
    February) - R250

  • 2 Day General Access (14 & 15
    February) + Unity Jam (16th
    Feb) - R300

  • 1 Day Ticket Friday (14 February) -

  • 1 Day Ticket Saturday (15 February) -

  • 2 Day Executive Ticket (14 & 15
    February) – R450

  • Unity Jam (16th
    Feb) – R110


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