Performance Opportunity: New Music Night | Deadline: ongoing

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New Music Night is now home on the Park Alleys stage to highlight new local music! The series features three acts on the second Wednesday of each month. It's an opportunity for up-and-coming artists and bands playing in any genre to make new fans, try out new tunes, and develop their live show. Performers are selected by a committee and offered an honorarium per act. This opportunity will have a strong focus on gender diversity and BIPOC and LGBTQ2S+ voices.

We’re looking for performers who are:

  • Able to play a 25-minute set of primarily original music
  • Able to set up and line check within 20 minutes
  • Be available from 6:00PM to 9:00PM on evening of show
  • Active Manitoba Music members and residents of Manitoba
  • Be 18+ or have consent to participate from a parent / legal guardian.

Priority will be given to:

  • Bands or artists that have joined Manitoba Music within the past two years
  • Bands or artists that have not previously performed at New Music Night

How to apply for New Music Night:

  • Click the "apply" button below
  • Update your profile page with:
    • Current music (a minimum of one song / video or link to where music can be seen or heard)
    • Short artist bio
    • Current high quality promotional image 
    • Links to social media 

Submissions will be evaluated based on:

  • Music
  • Quality of your promotional materials (image, bio, etc.)
  • Social media presence
  • Momentum, demonstrated in your bio and recent accomplishments in existing or other projects

For more info, please contact:

Nia Banilbo, Outreach & Events Assistant
Treaty 1 Territory
Manitoba Music

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