LMC20 is a curated culture platform designed to further electronic music, foster creativity and create innovative solutions; to offer thought provoking panels, interactive talks, awards, demos and workshops, and much more. Offering a wealth of new ideas and creative concepts, LMC20 happens at a range of venues in Central London, with the primary activity happening at fabric London on January 30-31.
The full program also comprises night time events and showcases at some of the city's most esteemed music venues, to be announced closer to the event.
LMC20's Accelerator offers a tech powered platform designed to incubate artist's careers and provide an array of vital opportunities for and labels.
The first round of DJs, industry experts and brands taking part has been revealed. These include rep.s from Broadwick Live, Printworks, DJ Mag, Boiler Room, BBC Radio 1, Free from Sleep, FMLY Agency, The Cause, Key Changes, Mixmag, He.She.They, Korg, PRS plus dozens more, all leading voices of authority in their respective fields. Scroll down to find out more:
LMC20 will offer an array of panels, talks, workshops, live demos and knowledge sharing sessions aimed at championing innovation to help foster growth and development of electronic music and the business ecosystem that exists around it. The events and content within the LMC20 Conference program exist within 3 separate yet co-related channels;
FABRIC ROOM 2 - INNOVATION SPACE (PANELS & TALKS)
Talks, panels and knowledge sharing sessions from industry leaders aimed at harnessing the power of innovation. Standout panels include Does Electronic Music Do Enough for Charity & Mental Health?, and PRS for Music presents The Great Royalty Debate, alongside panels focused on the health of London’s venues and nightlife; inclusivity and safe spaces; radio; the role of social media in today’s industry landscape and more, all with industry insiders leading the discussion.
FABRIC ROOM 3 - TECHNOLOGY ZONE (WORKSHOPS & MASTERCLASSES)
Workshops, masterclasses and live tech demo's s from top tier DJ's, producers and record industry professionals to help artists, DJ and producers take their work to the next level.
FABRIC SUNKEN LOUNGE - SPEED NETWORKING SPACE
Get up close and personal with a range of top tier professionals from right across the industry by booking a 10 minute meeting to break the ice, build relationships, do deals and discuss collaboration (a separate section of the conference website will come on line closer to the event that enables delegates to book meetings in advance). Click the button below to learn more about the amazing line up of industry leaders already confirmed to participate
LMC’s Accelerator Program is a structured stream of content and activation aimed at turbo-charging the careers of artists and DJ producers.
It is intended to help expand the potential of music makers and labels while also fostering cohesion and growth in the electronic music business environment. The accelerator is divided into separate strands or channels of content that address different applications. The Accelerator is open to any artist with a substantial body of published work. Participating artists get access to a range of next level opportunities to release tracks, play live and expand their audience. The program culminates in a final 5 winners receiving an award at the LMC Awards ceremony at Fabric London on 30th January. Each of the 5 winners also receives a sponsored single release through one of 30 hand picked indie labels who are part of the LMC Community and stack of free promotion and prizes. If you're an artist or producer who's serious about taking their career to the next level click the button below to pre-register for the LMC20 Accelerator.
The LMC Exhibition & Networking Zone operates on 30 and 31 January and is positioned in Fabric’s main room (Room 1). The main room at Fabric will transform into a vibrant technology and innovation exhibition containing a range of interactive installations from the world's best music brands, tech developers and industry organisations. The space gives LMC20 delegates the opportunity to network and engage with a hand picked selection of elite professionals from industry leading brands to discuss collaboration, cooperation and partnerships. Delegates will also gain access to a range of the most innovative new music production tech, hardware and software.
Click the button below to check out the list of partners already confirmed to appear at the LMC20 Exhibition
The LMC Awards recognise and celebrate the brightest stars in the global electronic music industry. Award recipients will be decided via a combination of public voting and analysis from leading industry figures.
The awards ceremony will take place at Fabric London on Thursday 30th January and will highlight the top achievers in the global industry as well as the winning artists from the LMC Accelerator, providing a logical conclusion to the activity that forms the core of the Accelerator program.
Awards will be presented in the following categories;
Best Artists (awards per genre)
Young Blood (new artist)
Announcement of award nominees and the opening of public voting will be announced closer to the event.
LMC20 will host a range of curated club nights at both established venues and at ad-hoc pop up spaces that provide both fans and artists with an array of fascinating musical experiences. Events included in the LMC20 program will focus on delivering new music and promoting art at the cutting edge of club culture. Events will be presented by a range of promoters and event producers in partnership with LMC20.
LMC20 delegates will also get access to a range of industry mixers and networking drinks presented at our partner venues.
The LMC20 Festival program will be announced closer to the event. If you're a venue or a promoter interested in presenting an event as part of our festival program click the button below to get in touch.
London's electronic music culture platform returns in 2020 from 30 January to 1 February. The move to Fabric makes perfect sense, you really couldn't ask for a better venue