35-47 Bethnal Green Rd
020 7613 7498
LoLa MC is a one day conference for everyone with a professional interest in the creation, presentation, promotion and distribution of Latin Music in the UK.
It is an event for musicians, DJs, dancers, promoters, venues, labels, distributors, media and the wider network of support organisations that link us together.
LoLa MC aims to check the temperature of Latin Music in London and look at the issues affecting us all through a day of panels, discussions and workshops and networking.
10:30 – 11:00 Registration
11:00 – 12:00 Latin Music Reset – what does new landscape look like? How do things look for the Latin music sector in the UK and the wider music business in which it sits?
12:00 – 13:00 Women in Latin Music Meet the women of Latin music in the UK. From musicians, bandleaders, journalists and music business executives, these women are pushing the movement forward both on stage and behind the scenes.
14:15 – 15:15 Post Brexit / Post Covid With Brexit and Covid creating the ‘perfect storm’ what does the future hold for artists wanting to play live in the UK, Europe and beyond?
14:15 – 15:15 Visuals & Videos As we are now living in the age of multiple screens, where should you start in trying to create a visual presence and can you raise money with online/hybrid performances.
15:30 – 16:30 National Coverage for Latin Music in UK How is Latin Music presented outside of London? Who makes it happen, how does it work and how can it be done better for everyone.
15:30 – 16:30 Funding Panel Panel presentation on grant funding opportunities available to UK Latin Musicians.
16:30 – 18:00 Networking