Focus Wales is a 3 day Music Festival & Conference held at multiple venues in Wrexham, North Wales, UK, and will take place over the weekend of the 19th, 20th & 21st of April, 2012. Submissions are open to all artists, no matter your location. Focus Wales 2012 Selected International artists will be paid a $150 contribution towards travel costs for their performance at Focus Wales 2012 and there is a potential for additional compensation on a case-by-case basis. All selected artists will receive a basic performance rider. The festival offers performers the unique opportunity to perform in front of music industry experts, and help to establish their name and music in the UK./n/n
Focus Wales is a 3 day Music Festival & Conference held at multiple venues in Wrexham, North Wales, UK, and will take place over the weekend of the 19th, 20th & 21st of April, 2012. Submissions are open to all artists, no matter your location. There are 3 performance slots reserved for acts based in the UK, and 5 performance slots reserved for acts outside of the UK.
With music industry panels and discussions, featuring experts from all sectors of the industry - and live performances from a collection of the very best in music of Welsh origin throughout weekend, including special guest headliners, and selected International acts.
Selected artists will receive:
Focus Wales 2011 featured non-stop music throughout the weekend from 40+ acts over 3 stages, including; The Roseville Band, Camera, John Lawrence (formerly of Gorkys Zygotic Mynci), Paper Aeroplanes, Bright Light Bright Light, Andy Hickie & The Merry Maidens, The Gentle Good and many more, some of which were recorded by BBC Radio for broadcast at a later date. Performing also were international acts Im Kingfisher of Malmo, Sweden, and Aerials Up from Glasgow, Scotland. The 2011 conference discussions featured representatives from PRS for Music, and BBC Radio.
UK BANDS, PLEASE NOTE: We've been notified that some UK folks are having trouble with the zip code field when signing up for a new account. We're working to fix this but since the Focus Wales deadline is approaching please use this workaround: When registering, enter only the first three letters or numbers in the zip code field with no spaces included. So even if the second character in your zip code is a space, skip it, and enter a third number instead. If you still have trouble, reach us at email@example.com
Apply by Feb 20, 2012
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