MidPoint Music Festival 2011

Posted by:  MidPoint Music Festival  | 

 Booking 69 Sonicbids bands

Summary

Don't miss your LAST CHANCE to submit for one of at least 75 reserved slots for Sonicbids artists at the MidPoint Music Festival. Did we mention there's a $100 stipend for all selected artists?

Click here to check out an interview with DanMcCabe, talent booker for MPMF.MPMF is expecting to exceed last year's attendance of over 20,000.

Many of MidPoint's 2010 performers made year-end lists for Best Album or Best New Artist in major music publications such as SPIN, Fader, Pitchfork, NME, Filter and Rolling Stone./n/nCincinnati's MidPoint Music Festival (MPMF) comes of age in 2011 as the festival marks its 10th anniversary on September 22-24th. Expecting to exceed last year's attendance of 20,000+, the festival will be adding new venues and expanding into more all-ages and daytime programming. 75 slots are guaranteed to Sonicbids artists. Selected artists will receive a $100 stipend plus passes to the entire festival.


Click here for a recent Q&A with MidPoint's Director, Dan McCabe, to learn more about their booking process, and more about the fest in general.



After 10 years of featuring more than 20 stages and 250 performances over three days each year, MidPoint has developed a reputation as the place to find the next big thing. Many of MidPoint's 2010 performers made year-end lists for Best Album or Best New Artist in major music publications such as SPIN, Fader, Pitchfork, NME, Filter and Rolling Stone.



The list of recent MPMF performers includes: Best Coast, Phantogram, Surfer Blood, Caribou, A Place To Bury Strangers, Holy F*ck, Fang Island, +/-, Colour Revolt, Cults, Justin Townes Earle, Jessica Lea Mayfield, Candy Claws, Brighton MA, Drink Up Buttercup, The Strange Boys, Felice Brothers, Javelin, Heartless Bastards, The Do, Chairlift, Micachu and the Shapes, Sarah Borges, Wussy and Buffalo Killers.



Downtown Cincinnati and its historic Over-The-Rhine neighborhood are annually transformed to present the regions biggest indoor music festival within a famously tight, walkable MPMF footprint. This allows music lovers to witness multiple performances from all over the world each night.



Please Note: If you're submitting from outside of the United States, please allow yourself enough time to obtain a work visa or work permit if you don't already have one.

Terms and Conditions

All original music. Please ensure that there are at least 3 original songs on your EPK for our Booking Committee to review. You may update and edit your EPK at any time, even after completing a submission.

Please Note: If you're submitting from outside of the United States, please allow yourself enough time to obtain a work visa or work permit if you don't already have one.

Apply by May 16, 2011

The listing does not currently accept applications.