Artists from Wallonia
Wallonie-Bruxelles Musiques is a partner of the festival for the fifth time and supports artists through promotion, networking and visibility actions. A selection of professionals from the Wallonia-Brussels Federation will also make the trip to Lisbon.
The Festival, and the respective artistic program of this year’s edition, returns to Cais do Sodré, while the Convention, which welcomes professionals from the cultural world, will continue at the Beato Creative Hub. Full pro program is available here
For this year's edition, the festival has announced an artistic residency as its opening show: During 5 days, producers BLEID (PT), Clara! (BE), Blck Mamba (BE) and BRAVA! (EUS) will get together in the studio to share repertoire and create new songs in an artistic residency resulting from a partnership between MIL, Musika Bulegoa and Belgium Booms (VI.BE & WBM). The final result will be presented in MIL's opening show on September 28th at 10pm in B.Leza. Expect everything: PC Music, rave, afrobeats, hard drums, grime, reggaeton, techno, amapiano and whatnot.
Also, don't forget to join us on Friday 30th for the Belgium Booms cocktail.
MIL is a festival based in Lisbon, Portugal. It focuses on the discovery, promotion, valorisation and internationalisation of current popular music. In a showcase and convention format, MIL anticipates future trends and sparks the debate around the issues that will shape the future of music and cultural sectors.