Performance Opportunity: The Rogers Hometown Hockey Tour | Deadline: Sep 28

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Submission Deadline:  4PM CST September 28, 2017

The Rogers Hometown Hockey Tour is working with Manitoba Music on the local musical component of its upcoming winter event, which will roll into communities across Canada this season with a weekend of free outdoor hockey festivities for all ages. Each tour stop is full of activities, prizes, giveaways, and live music from local bands culminating in an outdoor viewing party of an NHL game broadcast live every Sunday on Sportsnet and Sportsnet NOW. Ron MacLean and Tara Slone host live on site from the Sportsnet Mobile Studio.

Performances must be family-friendly in language and content. We welcome submissions from high energy Manitoba bands or solo artists with full-band accompaniment who are prepared to perform mostly original music for an outdoor audience. Performances will be on a heated stage at The Forks’ Canopy.

Artists will be compensated for their performance. The final performer selection will rest with The Rogers Hometown Hockey Tour.

To be considered for a performance, you must:

  • Be available to perform on at least one of the following (check all availabilities):
    • December 2 
    • December 3 
  • Be prepared to perform mostly original music that is family-friendly and high-energy
  • Be a Manitoba Music member and current Manitoba resident

Preference will be given to artists who:

  • Appeal to a wide audience
  • Have cultivated a local audience and local media coverage
  • Have a track record of strong live performances
  • Have a strong social media presence

To submit:

  • Fill out the submission form at
  • Update your Manitoba Music profile with:
    • Current music (up to three mp3s – may be selected for Manitoba Music’s streaming playlists)
    • Current high resolution image (300 dpi) uploaded to “Files” section
    • Current bio
    • Current video
    • Links to all social media

Submissions will be evaluated by a jury based on:

  • Music
  • Professional history
  • Demonstrated audience following

For more info, please contact:

Rachel Stone, Association & Communications Manager
Manitoba Music

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