30th November until the 2nd of December in Skopje is reserved for the international Pin Music Conference 2017. Beside a music showcase, the conference includes a lot of panels/discussions from various musicians, venue owners and festival/music organizers from around the world.

PIN is the first ever and so far the only international music conference in Macedonia. Since its first edition in 2012 the conference is organized by the Association for culture and art “TAKSIRAT” – Skopje and as a part of the renowned Taksirat Festival.

This year we have the pleasure to announce the sequel of this unique gathering in the name of the celebration of music art and culture, so we welcome you all to join us at the PIN conference 2017 which will take place from 30th November to 2nd of December in the Youth Cultural Center in Skopje, Macedonia.

PIN Conference welcomes musicians, music producers, managers, music journalists, booking agents, promoters, representatives from the Europe’s biggest music festivals, promoters, NGO activists, institutional representatives and experts from all around Europe who are active in organizing and promotion of cultural events. Together we will try to establish the connections between the regional and European experiences in the music worlds, exchange ideas and opinions that would bring new collaborations and cultural projects.

The conference offers room for discussions of notable experts and various participants on topics covering acute issues in the culture, music and entertainment business while the culture operators will have an opportunity to present their work and projects.  The conference alone operates as a music fair and presents numerous concerts of young and talented musicians.


Liars (US), Mario Batkovic – Official (CH), Foltin (MK), Kiborg (Mkd) (MK), Pogan Pagan (MK), BaBa ZuLa (TR), DEBELI PRECJEDNIK / FAT PREZIDENT (HR), Stray Dogg (RS), At Pavillon (AT), Cóntact 59 (MK),It’s everyone else (SI) , Vizelj (RS), Sweet Rapscallions (MK), Палиндром / Palindrom (MK), Excessive Visage (DE)… + many more TBA

Registrations for the festival are free and you can register at the following link:

(Taken from the official website)