Applications for PMX2019 are closed. Bands will be notified in the beginning of January 2019.

All submissions will be reviewed by our jury committee which includes Spotify, Anghami, and other music industry professionals.


Artist FAQ

We have provided information below on the application process. If you still have more questions, reach out to us on social media or by email.


what are the qualifications for performing at pmx2019?

Artists should be able to perform for least 15 to 20 minutes of original materials on stage, covers are accepted only if the artist have an original arrangement of the covered tracks.

Does Palestine Music Expo (PMX) accept artist submissions out of Palestine?

PMX will be focusing on Palestinian acts only to create opportunities and give voice to those artists who their voice is unheard under the current political landscape, we will accept submission of Palestinian acts out of Palestine but at this moment we won’t be able to offer any expenses or accommodation to the acts.

Will Palestine Music Expo (PMX) pay the artists for their performance?

Unfortunately not, but we are offering the artists a career changing opportunity to network and showcase for key people from the international music industry, Record Labels, Artist Managers, Festival promoters and bookers.

Our first and 2nd edition already created a life changing opportunities for more than 10 Palestinian artists, and resulted in record deals, artist representations, international releases, and international tours.

How do you chose who will play at PMX?

All the applications will be reviewed by a committee of local and international music industry professionals, including representation from Anghami and Spotify.

The committee will judge the acts by a pointing system, the includes the quality of the submission and if it answers to all the required information, Artist’s seriousness, excellence and creativity.

How do I know if i got accepted to perform at pmx2019?

Our panel of judges will review all the applications by December 2018, If accepted, you will receive an email with an official invitation to play at PMX2019.

All the performing artists will be announced in January 2019.