The Electric City Music Conference

About the ECMC

The second annual Electric City Music Conference and Music Awards will return to Scranton, Pennsylvania in the fall of 2015. The event's purpose is to recognize and advance the music community of North Eastern Pennsylvania. The event honors local talent through the Steamtown Music Awards, provides learning opportunities through educational seminars, highlights area talent through performances, and brings national level talent to the NEPA market for music fans.

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Attend educational workshops and panels presented by top music industry professionals. A unique networking opportunity.

Panel and Presentation Schedule


The festival portion of the ECMC features performances by national touring acts and the area's top talent.

Performance Schedule


The Second Annual Steamtown Music Awards will honor North East Pennsylvania's most talented musicians.

Nomination Form

Attend The 2015 ECMC & SMAs

The Steamtown Music Awards

The second annual Steamtown Music Awards will work to honor the best in North Eastern Pennsylvania music. The awards ceremony provides an evening for musicians from all genres to gather together for an evening of celebration and networking. Nominees are chosen by the public and voted on by an extensive academy of NEPA music professionals.The Steamtown Music Awards are open to the public. Come be part of the most exciting night in NEPA Music.
Nominate Your Favorite Band Today!

Conferences and Panels

One of the most innovative and exciting aspects of the Electric City Music Conference are the actual panels and speaking engagements. The ECMC's main goal is to provide musicians with the knowledge necessary to thrive in the music industry. Through presentations by national music industry professionals, attendees can learn the ins and outs of touring, record deals, music journalism, and various other topics. All panels and speaking engagements are free to bands performing at the ECMC or those who have submitted to play via Sonic Bids.
See What Industry Professionals Are Attending!

Festival and Performances
At the heart of the festival are the performances of local and national level artists. Although the ECMC strives to grow the knowledge of local musicians, we also understand a strong music scene helps bands more than any other aspect. So, we aim to give back to the local music fans by providing a series of quality concerts and performances that highlight the best local bands and provide national and regional talents a chance to perform in the Scranton market. The Electric City Music Conference welcome all genres of music and strives to provide a diversified line-up, from blue grass to punk rock and hip-hop to electronic dance music. Bands can apply to play the festival via Sonic Bids.
Bands, Apply to Play Here!


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