APPLY TO SHOWCASE AT WIDE DAYS 2019
Applications open 9 January at 10am and will close at midnight on Friday 8 February.
Before applying, please ensure you meet the following criteria:
You must be based in Scotland.
All performing musicians (+ manager if applicable) must be available to attend an induction day in Edinburgh on the evening of 20 February to prepare for Wide Days and subsequent opportunities.
All performers (+ manager if applicable) must be able to attend the Wide Days convention on 12 April.
You have a strong live show.
You have built a profile in your area e.g blogs/press/radio.
You are serious about building a career in music and are in a position to take up opportunities such as touring and festival dates.
You have press materials including a high-resolution, colour photograph and up-to-date biography.
You are members of PRS (songwriters) and PPL (performers) or equivalent foreign collection societies by mid-February.
You are available for media interviews and appearances.
You will promote your showcase and will engage with the organisers to get the most from the slot.
You will not book any other shows in Edinburgh at least 4 weeks either side of the showcase, without prior agreement with Wide Days.
You agree to your set being filmed and photographed.
You agree to fulfilling a free guestlist allocation of at least 75 (solo act) / 100 (band).
£200 fee (to cover expenses)
Food and drink rider.
An induction day to prepare for Wide Days and subsequent opportunities.
Convention ticket for each performing artist and one representative (e.g manager).
A professional sound engineer.
Dedicated promotion of showcases and participating acts including PR, social media.
An email list of your public showcase attendees.
*Please note we are unable to provide feedback or accept applications after the deadline.