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a 2 i m American Association of Independent Music
a 2 i m American Association of Independent Music



Voice of



A2IM's Mission is to promote growth,
awareness, and opportunities for
independent music through advocacy
education and community


Annual Events

a 2 i m Indie Week June 10 — 13, 2024

A2IM Indie Week, the only music industry conference with a focus on the United States independent sector – bringing together labels, distributors, publishers, and music services to discuss industry trends, insights and more. Held every June in NYC.

A 2 I M Libera Awards 2024

For 13 years, A2IM has hosted the Libera Awards every June in NYC – an awards ceremony honoring the independent music sector by recognizing artists and the teams that support them. The Libera Awards is the premier celebration of independent music in the United States.



US master owner / controllers whose business is comprised of less than 50% major ownership.


Service or solution providers who do business with, rely upon, or otherwise support the Independent music community.


Independent recording artists.