LSE Podcast – October 2018

In this first episode of the Live Style Europe radio show:

  • Focus on Live DMA’s activities at Reeperbahn festival in Hamburg, Germany (19. – 22.10.2018)
  • Presentation of the study conducted by EventKultur Rhein-Neckar, local live music network in Germany, Pop-Akademie Baden-Wûrtemberg, and Digitale Hochschule Baden-Würtenberg
    Link to the study „Veranstaltungswirtschaft in der Metropolregion Rhein­Neckar“ (German) 
  • Interview with Karsten Schölermann, president of Live DMA’s German member LiveKomm, on the associations current activities and challenges
  • Interview with Carmen Zapata, coordinator of Live DMA’s member in Catalonia Asacc and president of the association MiM (Mujeres de la industria de la musica) on initiatives that tackle the gender gap in the music industry
  • Resources mentioned on gender policies in the music industries:

Index of initiatives, studies, and resources provided by the Music Cities Network
Employment study co-conducted by la Fedelima (Live DMA’s member in France), le RIF (network for music organisations in Paris), and OPALE (resource centre) “l’emploi permanent dans les structures de musiques actuelles” (French) 
IASPM journal on Gender Politics in the Music Industry published by the International Association for the Study of Popular Music

  • Live DMA November Agenda:

NIGHTS conference in Brussels (15-17.11.2018)
Slash convention in Nantes (22 – 23.11.2018)
STAMP event in Budapest (27 – 29.11.2018)


  • Brett – ein schöner Tag
  • Smerz – because