Sector Meeting New Music ’24

On February 15, 2024, MATRIX [New Music Centre] and Flanders Arts Institute organized a sector meeting on music publishing, in collaboration with Forum de la Création Musicale and ComAV. The sector meeting took place in Brussels within the 4th Belgian Music Days festival.


Is there still a future for CDs? Do we want to surf along on the vinyl revival? Embrace streaming or avoid it altogether? There are endless ways to release your music. The streaming revolution has turned the music industry upside down, introducing new rules and shaping new listening behaviors. How do music creators view this? With the expanding possibilities, the challenges have grown even bigger. Moreover, all music genres respond differently to these evolutions and have their own ideas about what publishing music should be.