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Michael Wallies
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Michael Wallies

Leitung Presse- und Öffentlichkeitsarbeit | Initiative Musik

Michael Wallies has been with the Initiative Musik since 2012. There, the media and political scientist (M.A.) has been in charge of the press and public relations work of the central funding institution of the federal government and the music industry for the German music industry since 2019. As a freelance journalist, he previously published texts and specials on pop culture topics at DE:BUG, Kreuzer Leipzig and the Leipziger Volkszeitung, among others. In addition, before joining Initiative Musik, he was active as a radio producer, organizer and DJ, mainly in Leipzig - but also at international festivals such as TodaysArt Den Haag, Paysages Electroniques Lille or Sperm Festival Prague.