Export Artists of the Year
We were very happy to announce the names of the « Export Artists of the Year 2014 » during our press conference in presence of the Minister of Culture Maggy Nagel on the 18th of December.
The price for « Pop/Rock/Electro Artist of the Year 2014 » went to the band Natas Loves You. They released their first album on Cinq7 (WAGRAM - FR), played over 60 shows abroad (including at Primavera Sound, Printemps de Bourges…) and received great reviews by magazines such as Inrocks, Tsugi, and many more !
The price for « Classical Export Artist of the Year 2014 » went to Cathy Krier. Cathy released her very well acclaimed 3rd album on Cavi Music (DE), she has been chosen to be part of the european network Rising Star for 2015-2016, played at the prestigious Classical Next (AT) opening night, toured in South America, and received very good reviews and articles in Télérama, Hamburger Abendblatt, Stereoplay, …
And the price for « Jazz Export Artist of the Year 2014 » went to Michel Reis. Michel played 55 concerts outside of Luxembourg (with a tour in China and Japan), he just recorded his 5th album « Capturing the moment », which will soon be released on the German label Double Moon Records (DE), and gave numerous radio interviews in Japan, Germany, Austria, France and Canada.
Photo by Francois Aussems.