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Virtual info day at the Popakademie

20. January 2022 On Saturday, February 05, 2022, the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg will virtually open its doors to the public starting at 3 pm. _ _ _

Start of applications for the Popakademie "Pop macht Schule" program

17. January 2022 School classes from the Rhine-Neckar metropolitan region can apply for "Pop macht Schule" until January 30, 2022. For two days, lecturers and _ _ _

Scholarships awarded to Popakademie students

12. January 2022 YouTube Career Fundings and Mannheim Scholarships support students at the Mannheim Popakademie. _ _ _

Pop Academy professor completes European working group on diversity

15. December 2021 Prof. Dr. David-Emil Wickström, head of the bachelor programs Pop Music Design and World Music at the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg, brings _ _ _

Students develop digital anniversary concept for Four Music

14. December 2021 In the summer of 2021, four music business students developed a digital marketing concept as part of the project workshop to mark the 25th _ _ _

SONGS" songwriting competition enters seventh round

08. December 2021 Until March 18, 2022, students between the ages of eleven and 21 can submit their music titles for the SONGS songwriting competition of the _ _ _

Mine as a guest on flüsterPOP.

07. December 2021 Pop academician Mine is a guest on the popakademie's own podcast flüsterPOP. _ _ _

The 4th season of Popakademie Sessions celebrates musical diversity

06. December 2021 Last Monday, the new season of the Popakademie Sessions celebrated its kick-off. The video productions of the young musicians will be published until _ _ _

Pop cultural utopias is the topic of the Zukunft Pop conference on December

30. November 2021 At the Zukunft Pop conference, speakers from the music scene will address the topic of pop cultural utopias on Saturday, December 04, 2021, starting _ _ _

Song by pop academy student heard in McDonald's commercial

26. November 2021 "I Follow" by pop academic Loi is the song for this year's Christmas commercial for fast-food chain McDonald's. _ _ _

Popakademie lecturer receives WDR Jazz Prize

19. November 2021 Kemal Dinç, a lecturer in the Bachelor of World Music program at the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg, is the winner of the WDR Jazz Prize 2022. Dinç _ _ _

Pop macht Schule

19. November 2021 Popakademie visits schools in the Rhine-Neckar metropolitan region For two days each, several schools in the Rhine-Neckar metropolitan region will _ _ _

PopakademieDigital publishes whitepaper

16. November 2021 The Popakademie Baden-Württemberg publishes a new edition of the PopakademieDigital whitepaper series dedicated to the topic "(How) does TikTok _ _ _

Popakademie Talks #GenderMachtPop - Power Structures in Popular Music

09. November 2021 On Tuesday, 16 November, Popakademie Talks with Dr. Melanie Ptatscheck and Dr. Monika Schoop will take place online from 7 pm. The two will address _ _ _

Songwriting camp by and with Popakademics: Apply now!

04. November 2021 From November 26-28, Mannheim-based OSTAR Music Network will host the [LK_N https://www.facebook.com/events/286344963343010/? _ _ _

Popakademie hosts World Drum Festival

29. October 2021 On Saturday, November 20, 2021, the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg in cooperation with the Cultural Office of the City of Mannheim and the European _ _ _

Popacademics with Federal President Steinmeier in Ireland

27. October 2021 When German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier travels to Ireland on a state visit from October 27 to 29, 2021, artists from the Popakademie _ _ _

Anika Nilles takes over Department Drums at Popakademie

19. October 2021 From winter semester 2021/2022, Anika Nilles will be Department Chief Drums at the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg. She takes over from Prof. Udo _ _ _

Gold for Bandpool artists

15. October 2021 Former Bandpool participants LOTTE and Max Giesinger received gold status for their single "Auf das, was da noch kommt". _ _ _

New funding program: "Perspektive Pop"

08. October 2021 The Baden-Württemberg Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts is targeting cultural institutions, creative artists, musicians, clubs and _ _ _

Popakademics win pop culture awards

07. October 2021 The jury of the Pop Culture Award selected new winners in Berlin, including several former students of the Pop Academy. _ _ _

Popakademie alumni Maximilian Kolb promoted to EVP Repertoire & Marketing

06. October 2021 BMG has promoted Maximilian Kolb, previously Managing Director GSA, to EVP Repertoire & Marketing Continental Europe. In his new role, Kolb will _ _ _

AI technology from Popakademie alumni continues on the road to success

01. October 2021 Mannheim-based music tech startup Cyanite, founded by three master's degree graduates (Music and Creative Industries) Jakob Höflich, Markus _ _ _

Popakademie Talks in winter semester 2021/2022

01. October 2021 The Popakademie Baden-Württemberg is offering the online talk series "Popakademie Talks" again in the winter semester 2021/2022. The topic is _ _ _

Gold for Popakademie alumni

01. October 2021 Tamara Olorga and Ricardo Bettiol receive Gold-Award for single with Austrian artist Josh... _ _ _

Bandpool: Apply now!

17. September 2021 The Bandpool is the top support program of the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg, in which bands and solo acts from all over Germany are coached and _ _ _

Up-and-coming bands present themselves at SONGS final concert

15. September 2021 On Friday, September 17, 2021, the final of SONGS, the songwriting competition of the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg for students, will take place _ _ _

Popacademics once again organize the Ural Music Camp

10. September 2021 With their Mannheim-based company OSTAR Music Network, the two pop academics Thomas Woschitz and Stefan Wandel initiate international training _ _ _

Mannheim reception at the Reeperbahn Festival 2021 in Hamburg

10. September 2021 On September 24, 2021, the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg and NEXT MANNHEIM will present themselves together with their own reception at the _ _ _

Popakademie launches TikTok channel as FSJ culture project

13. August 2021 The Pop Academy launched its new TikTok channel with a trailer for the tour. The channel is a project by Laura Schaudt, who has been doing her _ _ _

„Musikwirtschaft im Zeitalter der Digitalisierung“

30. July 2021 Prof. Hubert Wandjo, Business Director and Managing Director Popakademie Baden-Württemberg and Prof. Dr. Alexander Endreß, Program Director Music _ _ _

Live Audition Panic Award

28. July 2021 The six Panic Award 2021 finalists are fixed: MOLA, Ronja Maltzahn, Tyna, Zwo Eins Risiko, Von Welt and Rami Hattab* will play off the winners on _ _ _

Popakademie student receives Lions Club scholarship

28. July 2021 The student Elise Henriette Gröblehner received the scholarship of the Lions Club Mannheim Rosengarten with her project Henny Herz. She is studying _ _ _

International Summer Camp of the Popakademie 2021

27. July 2021 The 13th International Summer Camp of the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg will take place this year from July 26 to 30, 2021 as a digital event. _ _ _

Popakademie celebrates end of semester

22. July 2021 The Popakademie Baden-Württemberg will celebrate the end of the 2021 semester with the final concert on Friday, July 23, 2021 at 7 pm. The _ _ _

SONGS final concert: prizes awarded to up-and-coming bands

16. July 2021 On Friday, July 02, 2021, the finals of SONGS, the songwriting competition of the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg for high school students, took place. _ _ _

Fête de la musique

16. July 2021 With the support of the City of Mannheim and the Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts of Baden-Württemberg, the Institut Français Mannheim _ _ _

"Push Forward": Popacademics as mentors in funding program

13. July 2021 Laura Lato and Alex Mayr support young musicians on their way into the music business. On the occasion of the 75th birthdays of the music icons Patti _ _ _

Popakademie graduate Alex Mayr releases new album "PARK"

09. July 2021 On Friday, July 09, the second album of Pop Music Design graduate Alex Mayr will be released. _ _ _

Relaunch of the Popakademie Podcast

07. July 2021 From a student and free podcast project to the official podcast of the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg: flüsterPOP. by popakademie. _ _ _

Popacademic guest on Backspin podcast on sexism in German rap

29. June 2021 Popacademic Nora Seidel was a guest together with Lina Burghausen on the podcast "Stammtisch" of the hip hop magazine Backspin on the topic "An _ _ _

Young bands present themselves at the SONGS final concert

25. June 2021 On Friday, July 02, 2021, the finals of SONGS, the state's only songwriting competition for students of the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg, will take _ _ _

Popakademie TALKS with Malcolm Ohanwe

22. June 2021 On Tuesday, July 06, 2021 at 7:30 p.m., Malcolm Ohanwe will be a guest at Popakademie TALKS. At the new series, program manager Prof. Dr. David-Emil _ _ _

Pop Academy Digital Live Concert for World Refugee Day 2021

15. June 2021 On Wednesday, June 16, 2021, Popakademie Baden-Württemberg will stream a live concert on the Popakademie Instagram account starting at 8 pm. The _ _ _

Popakademie bands live on stage

15. June 2021 The low incidence values make it possible: In the summer of 2021, musicians from the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg will finally play live on stage _ _ _

Popakademie graduates make film about Maifeld Derby

11. June 2021 The film "Von Pony und Dollars" tells the story of the for the time being last Maifeld Derby Festival in 2019 and the subsequent struggle for a new _ _ _

Popakademie awards Deutschlandstipendien

08. June 2021 The Popakademie Baden-Württemberg is once again awarding the Deutschlandstipendium to 20 students this year. _ _ _

The Popakademie Sessions are back!

08. June 2021 The third season of the Popakademie Sessions has started. This summer, the newcomers Shelly Phillips, Joshua Harfst and Engin will be taking part _ _ _

Popakademie Talks with Sarah Braun

01. June 2021 On Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at 7 p.m., Sarah Elisabeth Braun will be a guest at Popakademie Talks. At the new series, program manager Prof. Dr _ _ _

Pop Academy graduate wins Bronze Art Directors Club Award

31. May 2021 Popakademie graduate Hermann Schepetkov has won the Bronze Award of the Art Directors Club Germany in the category Overall Audio Price. _ _ _

Keynotes of the Future Music Camp now online!

20. May 2021 Keynotes from this year's Future Music Camp are now available on our YouTube channel. _ _ _

World Music students are part of the "Ensemble Colourage

17. May 2021 In cooperation with the Staatsphilharmonie Rheinland-Pfalz and the Oriental Music Academy Mannheim, the Ensemble Colourage has been founded. The ten _ _ _

Popakademie graduate takes part in the "Sing meinen Song" TV show

27. April 2021 The eighth season of the TV show "Sing meinen Song" has just started, and this time JORIS, a Popakademie graduate, is also involved. Host Johannes _ _ _

Popakademie initiates new online talk series

23. April 2021 The Popakademie Baden-Württemberg initiates the new online talk series "Popakademie Talks". In this series, programme manager Prof. Dr. David-Emil _ _ _

Start of applications for the Popakademie support programme "Pop macht Schu

22. April 2021 School classes from the Rhine-Neckar metropolitan region can apply for "Pop macht Schule" until 21 May 2021. For two days, lecturers and students _ _ _

Popakademie draws a positive conclusion to the digital Future Music Camp

20. April 2021 With over 1,300 registrations, the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg draws a positive balance for the first digital edition of the Future Music Camp on _ _ _

Popakademie Act Wins "DEINE BAND" Contest

16. April 2021 The Popakademie act ok.danke.tschüss has won a music contest called by the Goethe-Institut and Deutsche Welle as part of their cooperation project _ _ _

Popakademie initiates lifebuoy for students

15. April 2021 The Popakademie Baden-Württemberg, together with the friends of pop e.V., Mannheim, initiates a lifebuoy for students. _ _ _

Popakademie professor is co-editor of book publication

09. April 2021 Prof. Dr. David-Emil Wickström, programme manager of the Bachelor's programmes Pop Music Design and World Music at the Popakademie _ _ _

Future Music Camp 2021 publishes programme and schedule

06. April 2021 The programme of the digital Future Music Camp on 15 and 16 April 2021 at the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg has been set. The schedule for the ten _ _ _

Popakademie graduate also honoured at this year's Grammys

24. March 2021 At the 63rd edition of the Grammy Awards in March 2021, the album "Future Nostalgia" by the artist Dua Lipa has been awarded a Grammy in the category _ _ _

Infos on the study programmes at the Popakademie now also in video format

19. March 2021 Due to the Corona pandemic, the traditional info day of the Popakademie could not take place as usual. For this reason, the university opened its _ _ _

Popacademic produces "Most Successful Work of the Year" again

17. March 2021 After Mine, another popacademic, Suena aka Jennifer Allendörfer, wins this year's 12th German Music Authors Award. The producer duo Suena and Lucry _ _ _

Songwriting competition "SONGS" enters the sixth round

09. March 2021 Until 16 July 2021, students aged eleven to 21 can submit their music titles for the SONGS songwriting competition of the Popakademie _ _ _

Popacademic wins the 12th German Music Authors Award

03. March 2021 The motto of this year's 12th German Music Authors' Award, whose award ceremony had to be cancelled last year due to the Corona pandemic, is "We _ _ _

Popacademic produces German entry for Eurovision Song Contest

26. February 2021 In 2020 the Eurovision Song Contest had to be cancelled due to the Corona pandemic, this year the ESC will take place on 18, 20 and 22 May at the _ _ _

Popakademie offers further free online seminars

24. February 2021 On 27 and 28 March 2021, the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg is offering seminars in music business and pop music design. Due to the Corona pandemic _ _ _

Popakademie alumni initiate network to promote club culture

18. February 2021 The recently founded Interessengemeinschaft Clubkultur Baden-Württemberg has set itself the goal of creating a regional cluster of all those _ _ _

Future Music Camp digital: Call for Speakers

10. February 2021 On 15 and 16 April 2021, the Future Music Camp of the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg will take place online. Experts from the digital music and media _ _ _

Popakademie Alumni Produce Song for the German-Jewish Festival Year

27. January 2021 Germany will look back on 1700 years of Jewish life in 2021. The association "321-2021: 1700 Years of Jewish Life in Germany e.V.", founded for this _ _ _

Statement Popakademie Baden-Württemberg on DSDS

22. January 2021 The programme "Deutschland sucht den Superstar" on the TV channel RTL features a candidate in episode four on 16 January 2021 who is allegedly _ _ _

Popakademie informs about its study programmes

20. January 2021 On Saturday, 6 February 2021, the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg will virtually open its doors to the public from 3 pm. Lecturers and programme _ _ _

"Who do you want to be?" - Portrait of Master's student Fabian Henning

15. January 2021 In the current portrait video of the series "Who do you want to be?", Fabian Henning, Master's student of the Music & Creative Industries degree _ _ _

Popakademie informiert über ihr Studienangebot

12. January 2021 Mit einem Infotag informiert die Popakademie Baden-Württemberg am Samstag, 6. Februar ab 15 Uhr über ihr Studienangebot. Aufgrund der aktuellen _ _ _

Music in the hybrid age is the topic of Zukunft Pop

03. December 2020 At the Zukunft Pop conference on Saturday, 12 December 2020, starting at 12 noon, experts from the music scene will address the topic of music in the _ _ _

YouTube again awards scholarships to Popakademie students

02. December 2020 For the third time, YouTube has awarded its Career Fundings to students of the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg. Due to the Corona Pandemic, the award _ _ _

Popakademie graduates win main prizes of the Klangspektrum BW project

27. November 2020 More than 1,000 pieces of music reached the music programme Klangspektrum BW, which the Baden-Württemberg Foundation and the Eva Mayr-Stihl _ _ _

Bandpool-Act Provinz is among the winners of the 1LIVE Krone 2020

22. November 2020 In 2018 the folk-pop band Provinz was part of the 20th generation of the Bandpool, the top promotion programme of the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg _ _ _

Popakademie alumni receive IDEENSTARK award 2020

19. November 2020 For their OSTAR Music Network, Thomas Woschitz, a graduate of Pop Music Design and the Music and Creative Industries, and Stefan Wandel, a graduate _ _ _

Final application phase for the 23rd Bandpool generation

17. November 2020 Until 30 November 2020, musicians and bands from all over Germany, Austria and Switzerland can apply for the Popakademie top support programme _ _ _

Popakademie streams World Drum Festival

05. November 2020 On Saturday, 14 November 2020, the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg will stream the sixth World Drum Festival in cooperation with the Cultural Office _ _ _

Popakademie offers free online seminars

30. October 2020 Due to the corona pandemic, the continuing education programme of the Popakademie, which is aimed at those interested in the music scene, cannot take _ _ _

Educational music theater project of the Popakademie launches website

23. October 2020 "Whats up?! Chat Community, Music & Theater" gets its own website. The project is part of the department "Vermittlung Populäre Musik" of the _ _ _

Portrait video with world music student Laila Mahmoud released

13. October 2020 "Who do you want to be?". We have already asked this question to four students and alumni of the Popakademie in our image film, which was published _ _ _

Alex Wolf replaces Tina Sikorski

01. October 2020 We are pleased to welcome Alex Wolf, an alumnus back at the Popakademie. He replaces Tina Sikorski and will start on January 1, 2021 as head of the _ _ _

Music business students sign publihsing deal with Roba Music

24. September 2020 For their company Before Eight, which operates both in the field of playlist promotion and as a label, the two music business students Christian Ort _ _ _

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 23rd October 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 _ _ _