Producer Veltrac announced their return to the stage with the Veltrac Music Festival, the new showcase for the development of new emerging musical projects. This initiative cultural It will be carried out in a hybrid version, and comprises a market platform aimed at professional agents in the song called VMF Pro and a number of concerts live in streaming and face-to-face version, under the name VMF Showcases. The producer announced the four places where part of the activities will take place from November 24 to 27, as well as some of the names of the participants.
Those attending the Veltrac Music Festival will be able to choose between all the activities of the VMF Pro, a market specially designed for networking, led by leading professionals in national and international music management or the VMF Showcases concerts, a series of musical interventions that They will take place in different places in Lima with emerging national and international musicians.
Likewise, among the international panelists who will participate in VMF Pro, the following stand out: Nils Bernstein, ex-representative of important bands like Nirvana, Interpol, Yo La Tengo, Kurt Vile, etc .; Leila Cobo, one of the most recognized experts in Latin music and vice president of Billboard; Ruben Albarran, lead singer of the Mexican band Café Tacvba; Francisca Valenzuela, one of the most recognized voices of Latin American pop and founder of the feminist platform and festival Ruidosa; among other national and international experts from the music industry.
The spaces chosen for some of the live concerts will be the Plazuela de las Artes and the Municipal Theater and other spaces that are being added to the VMF Showcases route. On the other hand, among the names of confirmed international artists are the Colombian electronic music duo Mnkybsnss, alternative singer and pianist Duplat, Costa Ricans Nakury & Barzo, owners of a powerful sound based on hip hop and rap in Spanish and, finally, the multi instrumentalist and Argentine composer Silvina Moreno. Among the national proposals, the face-to-face showcases of bands such as Hit the Rose, Nuria Saba, Gianluca Zanellatto, among others. Also, the national bands will be presented virtually The Lizards, The Strobes, Attawalpa, Holy Dogs and many more.
The content of this first meeting has been carefully designed by Peruvian professionals from the music industry, in collaboration with an international consulting committee, made up of experts and protagonists of the development of this sector in their respective countries. “It is time to contribute and resurface collectively after the hit of the pandemic, this is a bet from the private sector that we see very necessary to formalize our scene”, he comments Pepe Velázquez, director of Veltrac Music.
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Meet the participants of the Veltrac Music Festival