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Popakademie graduate with King & Prince at number 1 in Japan

10. September 2020 Last week the Japanese band "King & Prince" entered the Japanese charts with their second album "L&" (Johnny's Universe) right after its release at _ _ _

Popakademie acts live at this year's Reeperbahn Festival

09. September 2020 The audience of this year's Reeperbahn Festival in Hamburg can expect about 600 concerts by international artists. Among them are alumni and students _ _ _

Educational music theater project of the Popakademie starts

04. September 2020 On Monday, 07. September the final week of the project "Whats up! - Chat Community, Music & Theater" starts at the Johannes Kepler _ _ _

Popakademie alumni win Mediagroup RTL as customer

18. August 2020 The Mannheim-based technology company Cyanite, owned by the three MCI graduates ((Music and Creative Industries) Jakob Höflich, Markus Schwarzer and _ _ _

Debut album of the bandpool band Provinz conquers German album charts

30. July 2020 The Corona pandemic almost ensured that the release of the debut album of the band Provinz was postponed. But then the pressing plants were allowed _ _ _

Music Business students develop ease.academy

27. July 2020 The digital marketing of music is more important than ever for artists in today's world. But how can still small unknown acts or music creators who _ _ _

MCI female students publish article on gender equality

24. July 2020 The two students of Music and Creative Industries, Laurena Frey and Désirée Blank, can be happy about their first scientific publication. Their _ _ _

Music business graduate with Green Touring Network at aspekte on ZDF

22. July 2020 "What can the cultural scene do to become more climate friendly? And why is it still such an important issue now that the industry is struggling hard _ _ _

Music business students develop concept for DIY Festival

03. July 2020 Warm summer nights, camping, hippie feeling and lots of music. Music lovers usually spend the summer at festivals - including Northern Europe's _ _ _

Popakademie hosts streaming concert for UNO refugee aid

18. June 2020 On 20.6.2020, World Refugee Day, the Popakademie will host a streaming concert with students and graduates with several bands in cooperation with and _ _ _

Popakademie graduate produces Number 1 album by Fynn Kliemann

17. June 2020 With his new album "Pop" (twoFinger Records) the YouTuber and musician Fynn Kliemann entered the official German album charts last week directly at _ _ _

Pop music design graduate signs author contract with Peermusic

17. June 2020 Pop music design graduate Klaus Sahm signed a long-term exclusive author contract with the independent music publisher Peermusic Germany this week _ _ _

Popakademie to stream live concert on World Refugee Day

16. June 2020 On Saturday, 20 June 2020, starting at 8 pm, the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg will stream a live concert on the occasion of World Refugee Day. The _ _ _

Pop Music Design student plays for SDP feat. Capital Bra

20. May 2020 Pop music design student Chris Cronauer was delighted this week to receive the gold record for the hit "Viva la Dealer" by SDP feat. Capital Bra. The _ _ _

Job vacancies at the Popakademie

15. May 2020 We currently have two exciting positions to fill. Become part of the Popakademie team as Head of Public Relations (f/m/d) or Project Assistant _ _ _

Popakademie relaunches YouTube channel with portrait film

12. May 2020 With a portrait film about four students, the Popakademie is launching its new YouTube channel. In the 6-minute video, Fine Stammnitz, Philo _ _ _

Popakademie students launch podcast flüsterpop

04. May 2020 "Shh, quiet, flüsterpop". This was the motto under which the four students of the Music and Creative Industries degree programme Artur Jansen _ _ _

Popakademie goes Streaming

21. April 2020 Popakademie sound for home. This week there will be a quadruple on the ears with the Work in Progress Club concert as well as the _ _ _

Music business graduate publishes third children's radio play

20. April 2020 "Eule findet den Beat mit Gefühl" is the title of the music radio play that music business graduate Nina Addin and her team colleagues Charlotte _ _ _

Bandpool-Bands live in your own living room

07. April 2020 Enjoy concerts from the couch. This is made possible not only by many great musicians, but also by our young talent promotion program Bandpool. In _ _ _

Popakademie focuses on complete digitalisation of the semester

02. April 2020 On Monday, 30 March 2020, the summer semester at the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg started as planned. As planned, in times of coronavirus and _ _ _

Songwriting competition "SONGS" enters the fifth round

22. March 2020 Until 15 May 2020, pupils aged eleven to 21 can submit their music titles for the "SONGS" songwriting competition of the Popakademie _ _ _

Baden-Württemberg offers immediate aid for artists

20. March 2020 The Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts has approved an emergency aid programme for artists in Baden-Württemberg who have run into _ _ _

Popakademie-student produces "Most successful work of the year"

04. March 2020 When GEMA presents the German Music Authors' Prize on 12 March, the award in the category "Most Successful Work of the Year 2019" will go to the song _ _ _

Popakademie visits six schools in the metropolitan region

24. February 2020 For two days at a time, six schools in the Rhine-Neckar metropolitan region will have pop music on their curriculum in March 2020. Students and _ _ _

Information day and semester-end concerts at the Popakademie

11. February 2020 On Saturday, 15 February, the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg will open its doors to the public from 3 pm. Lecturers and course managers from the _ _ _

CEO of BMG Hartwig Masuch guest at the Open House talk

30. January 2020 On January 28, Hartwig Masuch, CEO of BMG, was a guest at the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg in Mannheim. During an Open House talk with Prof. Hubert _ _ _

YouTube awards scholarships to Popakademie students

06. December 2019 As part of the "Work in Progress Club" concert on 27 November, YouTube awarded its Early Career Scholarships to students of the Popakademie for the _ _ _

MCI students bring pop music to hospitals

02. December 2019 Bringing pop music to extraordinary places and doing good at the same time - this is what the two Music and Creative Industries students Lucas _ _ _

Two Popakademie alumni at expert panel

01. December 2019 The Sonic Visions conference festival on the European music and creative industries, which took place in Luxembourg from 14-16 November, showed that _ _ _

Bambi for Max Giesinger and his band

27. November 2019 On 21 November Max Giesinger was awarded the Audience-Bambi. His band, consisting of Lars Brand (drums), Klaus Sahm (keys), Steffen Graef (guitars) _ _ _

Popmusikdesign student receives luftsprung live scholarship

26. November 2019 On Sunday, November 24, the Popmusikdesign student and singer/songwriter Julia received the first luftsprung live scholarship. The luftsprung _ _ _

Diversity and equality are topics at Konferenz Zukunft Pop

19. November 2019 At the Zukunft Pop conference on Saturday, 30 November 2019, starting at 12 noon, experts from the music scene will address the themes of diversity _ _ _

Application start for "Pop macht Schule"

06. November 2019 Until the 20th of December 2019, school classes from the Rhein-Neckar Metropolitan Region can apply for "Pop macht Schule". For two days, lecturers _ _ _

Popakademie hosts fifth World Drum Festival

16. October 2019 On Saturday, 16 November 2019, the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg in cooperation with the Cultural Office of the City of Mannheim and the European _ _ _

Graduate publishes White Paper on AI

11. October 2019 The consulting agency Gould Finch of Popakademie graduate Colin Lovrinovic has published a white paper on artificial intelligence in the publishing _ _ _

Alice Merton and Philipp Thimm receive VUT Indie Award

20. September 2019 On Thursday, 19 September, the Association of Independent Music Companies (VUT) presented the Indie Awards 2019. The jury, consisting of around 250 _ _ _

Mannheim Reception at the Reeperbahn Festival

13. September 2019 On September 20th the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg, I'M SOUND and STARTUP MANNHEIM will present themselves together with their own reception at the _ _ _

#10 of the German album charts for THE NEW ROSES

13. August 2019 With their album "Nothing But Wild" (Napalm Records) the band THE NEW ROSES around lead singer, guitarist and Pop Music Design graduate Timmy Rough _ _ _

Popakademie celebrates end of semester with more than 40 bands

10. July 2019 An exciting semester at the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg is drawing to a close. Before the musicians say goodbye to the summer break, the SUMMER _ _ _

Popakademie graduates launch music analysis tool CYANITE

05. July 2019 Next level. The Music and Creative Industries graduates Markus Schwarzer, Jakob Höflich and Joshua Weikert started this week with their second _ _ _

Film by Popakademie graduate celebrates premiere

26. June 2019 On 24 June "Traumfabrik" celebrated its world premiere in Berlin's Zoopalast. The film's executive producer is Sebastian Fruner, who holds a Master's _ _ _

Popakademie Digital publishes fourth Whitepaper

21. June 2019 The fourth edition of the PopakademieDigital whitepaper series was recently published. It is dedicated to the theme "The digitalized festival of the _ _ _

First Pop Music Slam at the Popakademie as FSJ Culture Project

19. June 2019 On Friday 28 June the first Pop Music Slam will take place in the Popakademie. The event is a project of Celina, Arnilukka, Linda and Jule, who since _ _ _

Musical boat tour with friends of pop e.V.

04. June 2019 On June 30, the friends of pop e.V., the friends' associaton of the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg, invites all interested citizens to a _ _ _

Maximilian Kolb becomes Managing Director at BMG

13. May 2019 Music Business graduate Maximilian Kolb was appointed Managing Director GSA of Bertelmann Music Group in April this year. In this function he will _ _ _

The winner of SONGS 2019 has been announced

08. May 2019 Cathleen Wagner from the Wilhelmi-Gymnasium in Sinsheim has won this year's songwriting competition for Baden-Württemberg SONGS with her song _ _ _

Bandpool organizes Showcase in Berlin

07. May 2019 Four of the bandpool bands from the 20th generation are off to Berlin. On Friday, May 24, the Berlin Auster Club will be on its last legs when the _ _ _

Novaa with new album on "Startrampe"

03. May 2019 The former Pop Music Design student Novaa was a guest on the programme "Startrampe" of Bayerischer Rundfunk, which was broadcasted on May, 2nd. On _ _ _

Application start for the International Summer Camp

24. April 2019 From 20 to 26 July 2019, the International Summer Camp will take place for the eleventh time at the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg. More than 50 _ _ _

Popakademie awards professorship to Frank Fenslau

28. March 2019 On Tuesday, 26 March, the Music and Creative Industries Department of the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg awarded a professorship to its long-standing _ _ _

Music film forum "The Look of Sound" to take place in Mannheim

21. March 2019 From 8 to 10 April 2019 the 15th international music film forum "The Look of Sound" will take place in Mannheim. New television, cinema and internet _ _ _

Popakademie and Cosmopop organize Electronic Music Day

19. March 2019 The third Electronic Music Day will take place at the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg on Saturday, 6 April 2019. The public event is dedicated to the _ _ _

Crada receives German Music Author Award

15. March 2019 Yesterday evening the Popakademie graduate Christian "Crada" Kalla was awarded the German Music Author Prize in the category "Composition Hip Hop". _ _ _

Start-up Groovecat receives award

26. February 2019 The start-up groovecat of the three Music and Creative Industries graduates Jakob Höflich, Markus Schwarzer and Joshua Weikert now bears the title _ _ _

Future Music Camp 16 - 17 May: Call for Speakers

14. February 2019 The Future Music Camp is a conference format that focuses on exciting future topics in the music industry and in which lectures, talks, showcases _ _ _

Double No. 1 in Japan for Jonas Mengler

13. February 2019 Popakademie graduate Jonas Mengler is once again at the top of the Japanese charts. He produced the lead single "Addicted" for the No. 1 album "5th _ _ _

Popakademie comes to six schools in the metropolitan area

05. February 2019 Six schools in the Rhine-Neckar metropolitan region will receive pop music on their curriculum for two days from the end of February to mid-March _ _ _

ARD-Hotlist features three newcomers of the Popakademie

30. January 2019 The Jugendwellen of the ARD (among others DASDING, 1Live, Fritz) and Deutschlandfunk Nova have created a hotlist with the most important newcomer _ _ _

Open House at the Popakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg

28. January 2019 On Saturday, 2 February, starting at 3 p.m., the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg will open its doors to interested visitors. Lecturers, staff and _ _ _

Fibel publishs music video "Ehrlichkeit"

22. January 2019 On January 20th Fibel released their new music video "Ehrlichkeit" on YouTube. The video was created as part of a project cooperation between the _ _ _

Popakademie graduate is new SWR1 music director

20. December 2018 Popakademie graduate Bastian Schneeberger has been the new head of music at SWR1 since November 2018. The 37-year-old replaced Jürgen Rathfelder. _ _ _

Dr. Florian Drücke and Nikolas Löbel as guests at the Popakademie

27. November 2018 Yesterday evening, 26 November, a special for the students of the Popakademie took place under the motto "Representation of interests by associations _ _ _

Popakademie cooperates with funk for music format "Hookline

20. November 2018 For the new video format "Hookline", funk, the online media service under public law, works closely with the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg. The _ _ _

Popakademie hosts first German HipHop Symposium

19. November 2018 HipHop is the most influential youth culture in the world. In order to advance the scientific discourse on the development of HipHop in Germany, the _ _ _

Songwriting competition enters fourth round

16. November 2018 Until March 1, 2019, pupils aged eleven to 21 can submit their music titles for the Songwriting Competition SONGS of the Popakademie. Among the best _ _ _

Application start for Pop macht Schule

15. November 2018 School classes from the Rhine-Neckar metropolitan region can apply for Pop macht Schule until 11 January 2019. For two days, lecturers and students _ _ _

MB graduate with BossHoss at number 1 in the charts

07. November 2018 With their album "Black Is Beautiful" (Universal), released at the end of October, The BossHoss conquer number 1 of the official German album charts _ _ _

Drummers and world musicians as guests at the Popakademie

06. November 2018 On Friday, 23 November and Saturday, 24 November 2018, the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg in cooperation with the Cultural Office of the City of _ _ _

Golden Camera for Master graduate

05. October 2018 On 27 September, the YouTube Golden Camera Digital Awards were presented in Berlin. In the category "Let's Play & Gaming" the YouTube channel _ _ _

YouTube and Popakademie look back on first successes

26. September 2018 Since the beginning of the year, the Google subsidiary YouTube has been supporting young bachelor and master students of the Popakademie _ _ _

Mannheim presents itself at the Reeperbahn Festival

18. September 2018 The largest club festival in Europe will take place on the Reeperbahn in Hamburg from 19 to 22 September. The Reeperbahn Festival has long since _ _ _

Kretschmann: "The Popakademie is good for Baden-Wuerttemberg"

24. July 2018 15 years Popakademie Baden-Württemberg in Mannheim - reason enough to celebrate. On Friday, 20 July, the two managing directors, Prof. Hubert Wandjo _ _ _