Programs

MN Music Summit

This 3-day festival and conference for artists, fans and music industry professionals brings a taste of SXSW to St. Paul with workshops, industry panels, parties, performances and national guest speakers.

MN Music Summit

Caravan du Nord

The Caravan du Nord is a traveling showcase of Minnesota music, bringing top regional acts, emerging bands and music industry professionals to towns across Greater Minnesota for a weekend of workshops, networking and performances. Sponsored by The Current, this annual fall tour has presented more than 200 artists to audiences totaling more than 10,000. Here are some of the towns we'll be visiting as part of the 2019 tour:

  • Austin
  • Faribault
  • Detroit Lakes
  • Red Wing
  • Moorhead
  • Mankato

For more information about the 2019 Caravan du Nord program, please visit our events page.

Caravan du Nord

Workshops

This monthly workshop series takes place in venues/spaces all around the state of Minnesota and covers a variety of professional, creative and wellness topics.

Workshops

Musician Mentoring

The MMC mentoring program is designed for musicians looking for advice from the region's top musical and industry talent, covering all topics relevant to the music business from booking to songwriting to legal issues.

Musician Mentoring

Referral & Booking

Becoming the resource for local music, the MMC supports over 200 member artists, promoting their music and connecting them with paid gigs at festivals, fundraising events and private parties.

Referral & Booking

Networking

Bringing together over 1,400 independent musicians by presenting special networking events for artists to not only meet each other, but also connect with industry professionals.

Networking