Music from Ireland

Music From Ireland is run by First Music Contact and Culture Ireland the Irish Government org for promoting Irish Arts worldwide . First Music Contact is a not for profit, government funded resource organization for musicians in the popular music sector in Ireland. FMC provide an infrastructure through funding opportunities, showcasing and men- toring to musicians on the Island though the life cycle of their music careers Breakingtunes. com is a music portal for music in Ireland (currently boasts 12,500 pro- files). Hard Working Class Heroes is the annual show- case of new Irish acts which attracts international bookers and Media. Music From Ireland is the Irish Music export initiative which funds acts selected to showcase around the world