About MW:M

Started in 2014, Most Wanted: Music (MW:M) has become the most important music business conference in Berlin and a rising European hotspot event for music and creative industry professionals worldwide. It is run by the Berlin Music Commission, the music industry network of Berlin.

Most Wanted: Music aims to start building the music and creative industries of tomorrow, where collaboration is not merely about working together but creating new with modern goals and rallying around a new ethos. MW:M’s key objectives are: enabling practical know-how transfer, fostering networking and exchange and inspiring new ideas and business models.

Offering a wide range of inspiring keynotes, interviews and debates, hands-on workshops and matchmaking events, MW:M covers the most current and relevant questions of today’s music, tech and creative industries in order to bring direct value to creators and music businesses.

The programme includes interactive talks, interviews and workshops with industry experts and well-known artists from all over the world, experimental networking formats as well as live performances of exciting up-and-coming newcomer artists.

The conference called MW:M Convention is accompanied by the listen to berlin: Awards, the awards for remarkable achievements in the Berlin music scene, and MW:M Live, Berlin’s new international showcase event, and the MW:M Satellites, a broad variety of partner events distributed around the entire city of Berlin, all integrated in our virtual event platform.

What participants say

„A vibrant, exciting and very well thought through music conference that adds significant value to our industry. Highly recommended. If you haven’t been already, go.“

Tristan Hunt, Association for Electronic Music

„It’s perfectly in-sync with the challenges and opportunities facing today’s music industry.“

Darryl von Däniken, Festival Director International Radio Festival

„It’s definitely not like any other event that I’ve been to.“

Holley M. Kholi-Murchison, Founder & CEO HOLI. Brands


The health of everyone taking part is our highest priority, and we’re pulling out all the stops to make sure that the event will adhere to all distance and hygiene regulations. Each area of the main conference and all associated venues will have individually-tailored safety plans and special hygiene procedures – and we’ll keep you up to date at every step of the way. So, barring any unforeseen changes, MW:M is happening – and if you want to be there, we’re making it safe for you to enjoy it!

The listen to berlin: Awards and MW:M Convention will follow 3G health regulations (attendees must be vaccinated, recovered or have a negative test result.).The Showcase-festival MW:M Live is on-site only and will follow 2G (vaccinated or recovered) health regulations. 

Please note: Due to the ongoing dynamic of the situation, new adjustments may be necessary in the coming weeks. This page will be updated continuously.

About the Berlin Music Commission

MOST WANTED: MUSIC is an event by the Berlin Music Commission eG, the music industry network of Berlin.

The Berlin Music Commission organizes and connects the key players in Berlin’s music scene and acts as their contact towards politics and other industries. Through an active interconnection with other fields and businesses, we bundle differences in expertise, to create and support creative and economical potential. As a consequence, we jointly develop long-term projects that help our members to be ready for the tasks and challenges of a business moving more and more towards digitalization as well as the sustainability of the music business in the capital.

If you have questions about MOST WANTED: MUSIC or would like to get involved as a sponsor or any other kind of partner, please get in touch: contact@mwm-berlin.de


Berlin Music Commission eG
The Music Business Network of Berlin
Köpenicker Str. 7
10997 Berlin
E-Mail: contact@berlin-music-commission.de