Canada House returns to Hamburg & Berlin, Germany this September for the 2023 edition of the Reeperbahn Festival & Conference.
This year the showcases will take place on Thursday, September 21 & Friday, September 22 at Uwe (formerly Kukuun) and will feature 28 of Canada’s finest indie acts. With showcases beginning at 11AM and running straight through until 1AM – you won’t want (or need) to be anywhere else!
We’re very excited to finally announce the Canadian artists who will be showcasing at Canada House this September:
Boogey the Beat - Brandon Howard Roy -Desirée Dawson – Digging Roots - Diner Drugs - Dump Babes - Ellevator – Evil Ebenezer – Haviah Mighty - Iskwē – Kyle McKearney - Kuzi Cee - La Sécurité – Maggie Andrew - Marissa Burwell – Mise en Scene - Naya Ali - Noah Derksen – NYSSA - Peace Flag Ensemble - STORRY – Terry Uyarak – The Trade-Offs - Totalement Sublime – T.Thomason – Vox Rea - Willie Stratton – Wolf Saga
On the business side of things, Canadian companies attending Reeperbahn will have the opportunity to partake in two days of pre-events in Berlin on Monday, Sept 18 and Tuesday, Sept 19. On the Monday, CIMA has partnered with the Embassy of Canada to Germany, in Berlin to present an afternoon of business events on a boat that will feature a country-to-country panel, a networking reception and roundtable discussions between German and Canadian delegates.
On Tuesday, Canadian delegates are invited to participate in the Berlin Experience, a full day of business events organized by the Reeperbahn team.
In Hamburg, Canadian companies will get the chance to participate in a Meet the Canadians matchmaking session, in conjunction with Reeperbahn, with Germany industry on Wednesday, Sept 20.
For all the details on CIMA’s business events click here.
Thank you to our Canada House showcase presenting partners: Aakuluk Music, Alberta Music, Manitoba Music, M for Montreal, Music BC, MusicOntario/Ontario Creates, Music New Brunswick, Music Nova Scotia, Music PEI, SaskMusic and Quebec Creates/SODEC.
CIMA gratefully acknowledges and thanks our generous sponsors and partners the Foundation Assisting Canadian Talent on Recordings (FACTOR), the Government of Canada (through the Canada Music Fund), Ontario Creates, the Embassy of Canada to Germany in Berlin, the Radio Starmaker Fund, and Stingray Music.