From 26 to 30 April 2023, c/o pop will take place in Cologne. The 20th anniversary edition will feature nine made-in-France artists on the festival’s bill and two networking events for French professionals organised by the CNM.
France @ c/o pop 2023
France will have a strong presence at c/o pop: some 30 French professionals will be on site and nine artists made in France will give concerts and showcases. The CNM will organise several professional meetings in situ.
Nine French artists on the bill
The first highlight will be the French line-up for the festival: there are artists made in France such as ELOI (AMS), UZI FREYJA (WART), ORACLE SISTERS (Offside), ROLAND CRISTAL (Base Productions), JOHNNIE CARWASH (Walk This Way / Cold Fame) , KIDS RETURN (A Gauche De La Lune / Ekleroshock Rec / Hamburger Rec / Offside), SAM QUEALY (Music & Craft), NZE NZE ( Vedettes / Teenage Menopause Rds) and QUINZEQUINZE (Octöpus / S76 – Beggars / Fortune) who will be performing during the Cologne Festival.
French Artist Pitch
During a French Artist Pitch organised by the CNM on site on Friday 28 April, the representatives of the nine French artists on the bill will be able to present their projects in front of some 40 international professional guests and VIPsin order to find future export partners. The meeting will be followed by a B2B reception “Petit apéro” in partnership with the French Institute of Cologne.
French German Sync Summit
On Thursday 27 April, the third edition of the French German Sync Summit will take place, organised by the CNM in partnership with c/o pop. It is a professional meeting in the form of an exclusive networking lunch that will bring together nine French publishers and nine German music supervisors.
The session, which will be moderated by Ralph Christoph, director of c/o pop Convention and Daniel Winkel from CNM, is an opportunity for French publishers to meet with German music supervisors from the film, TV, video game and advertising sectors.
Following a call for applications, representatives of the following French publishers have been selected by the organisers to participate in the event :
- Caramba Records (ex-Musique Sauvage)
- Chancy Publishing
- Cylid Publishing
- InFiné Editions
- Les airs à vif
- Pentagon MGMT
- Riptide Music
- Un Plan Simple
- Zamora Publishing
Contact at the CNM
For any questions regarding France @ c/o pop, please contact Daniel Winkel at CNM or meet him on site during c/o pop !