We connect and support independent music trade associations globally

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WIN acts as a global coordination and support body for the independent sector, focusing on its long-term development and sustainability.

Global voice

WIN brings together local independent music trade associations throughout Australasia, Asia, Europe, North and South America, representing thousands of music companies and professionals worldwide.

Industry initiatives

Through transparency, innovation and cooperation, our goal is to foster a diverse and vibrant ecosystem where all independent labels have equal access and opportunities.

Market intelligence

WIN is a focal point for collecting and sharing knowledge about the independent sector and wider music industry at national and international level.

The global independent sector in numbers

Independents are the fastest-growing sector of the global recorded music industry. They represent 39.9% of global recorded music and their global revenues amounted to a total of $6.9bn in 2017.



Pan-Am Indie Summit 2021

Pan-Am Indie Summit: connecting independent music communities from Alaska to Tierra del More


WIN’s independent sector market research project, WINTEL, resuming in 2021

WIN is pleased to announce the launch of the survey phase of More