Screaming fields 2017 : call for entries opens on the 31st of March

Posted by on mar 28, 2017 in News | No Comments

Monitored by ROCKLAB since 2010, Screaming fields is more than a festival. It relies on a nationwide cooperation of organizations concerned with the Youth of Luxemburg which have teamed up to identify and support young bands.  The 8 finalists, aged 12 to 25, will be selected by a public voting and a jury by the […]

Artist support programme: back on track!

Posted by on jan 25, 2017 in News | No Comments
Artist support programme: back on track!

In early January, L’Autre Canal Nancy hosted the launching module of the renewed Multipistes artist support programme. Coined Multipistes Intensive Course, this first session triggers of a whole series of workshops and training sessions that await the bands and artists selected for this year’s programme all throughout the Greater Region. The Intensive Course is built […]

Sonic Visions 2016′s hangover…

Posted by on nov 14, 2016 in News | No Comments

Thanks to a combination of committed people, passionate speakers, thrilling showcases and unexpected moments, Thanks to the oustanding site of la Halle des Poches à fonte, converted to host a crowd of demanding music lovers, Willing to sit comfortably for conferences in the daytime and to rock to a perfect sound and a stunning lightshow […]

« Popland Saarland »

Posted by on déc 16, 2015 in News | No Comments

A think tank is born. PopRat Saarland gathers 23 individuals with an expertise operating historically in Saarland to give room and space for artistic disciplines filed under Pop Culture. They have been working together in the shade for the last two years to built up, develop and promote a concept and a strategy to place […]

The other scene of Belgium : Flanders

Posted by on déc 1, 2015 in News | No Comments

The showcase festival GLIMPS takes place for the 5th time this year in GHENT – GAND. It had started as a showcase festival in 2011 with the ambition to established itself as a prevalent showcase festival in Europe. To do so, Glimps has quickly worked on a conference section, broadening horizons on a professional level, […]

Alternative music : a simple definition

Posted by on nov 27, 2015 in News | No Comments

When the term “alternative” first came into widespread use in the 1980s, it initially stood for music that wasn’t easy to assign to one of the existing sections at your local record store. Much like how “punk” originally encompassed acts as disparate as the Ramones, Talking Heads and Blondie – the next generation of artists […]

We are united

Posted by on nov 18, 2015 in News | No Comments

L’AUTRE CANAL – as a founding member of the Multipistes network – expresses its solidarity to all the victims’families and conveys more specifically its sincere condoleances to both families and colleagues of the professionals of the music sector mown down by the barbarity of friday’s attacks at Le Bataclan. Our thoughts are with the teams […]

Fluctuat nec mergitur means ‘It is beaten by the waves but does not sink’

Posted by on nov 15, 2015 in News | No Comments

This is Paris city motto. In the aftermath of the second terror attack to hit the city in less than a year, whereas colleagues and music lovers lost their lives, we must do our best to overcome sadness and anger. Because, for the whole of us at Multipistes network, music is the concern of our […]

Sonic Visions: our Music Conference & Festival, next door

Posted by on oct 21, 2015 in News | No Comments

Since its very beginning in 2008, Sonic Visions Music Conference & Festival has developed into one of the Rockhal’s annual key events where the music industry actually gets to meet the artist and vice-versa. The 2015 edition awaits you with a series of hands-on workshops, theme-oriented panels with high-profile speakers and a bunch of networking […]

Multipistes Official Series is proud to present…

Posted by on août 28, 2015 in News | No Comments
Multipistes Official Series is proud to present…

MULTIPISTES SHOWCASE NIGHT has offered since 2012 the opportunity to discover talented newcomers from the whole Greater Region. Each session stages up to 7 bands, performing a 20-minute-set. Hosted alternatively by Rockhal and L’Autre Canal, it has along the years become more and more popular amongst a crowd of independant music lovers. It now regularly […]