Live music venues as hubs for new talent

Through concert opportunities, in-house residencies, rehearsal rooms and studios, music venues play a crucial role to develop new talent. In a few European countries, they benefit from a national support to develop these activities and build the ground for a flourishing local music scene. Projects like Liveurope emerged precisely to amplify this process, and boost the international careers of new European artists in iconic venues across their borders.

How do local venues, national initiatives and European platforms work to better support up-and-coming talent, both local and international? And how can new artists benefit from this kind of support?