Award-winning music convention, Wide Days, will take place in Edinburgh on 21-22 April, with showcasing acts set to benefit from additional support thanks to a partnership with the PRS Foundation.
Wide Days has been nominated for having the 'Best Convention Centre' at the Yearly Music Convention Awards held this weekend at the Great Escape festival. Vote for us here!
This year’s Wide Days convention attracted a record 250 delegates (up 25% from 2015) and saw almost 1,000 registrations for the free showcase programme, which featured a majority of female-fronted acts.
A political dimension will be added to this year’s programme with party representatives outlining their music-related policies in the run up to the Scottish elections.
Wide Days, is pleased to announce a partnership with The SSE Hydro, which will see the leading music arena sponsor the event’s showcase programme, hosted across three Edinburgh venues on 22 April.
Taking place on 22-23 April in Edinburgh, panel topics include the rise of city-based festivals, how to make outdoor music events more environmentally friendly and the popular A&R You Brave Enough? demo feedback session.