The music world has been a guest at the Baloise Session for 38 years. As the «Host City» of the renowned festival, Basel itself also has a very lively music culture. One reason for this is that Basel deliberately promotes music culture and also supports it financially, logistically and administratively. The Basel Music Office is responsible for this. In the new issue of our Backline Blog, managing director Alain Schnetz gives an exciting insight into Basel's music scene and an association that makes a significant contribution to the creation of new music in Basel that conquers the charts again and again.