This amazing three day event is open to 120 independent/unsigned performing artists and features symposiums, panel discussions, VIP parties, concerts and mentoring sessions. More than 60 of these spots are reserved exclusively for Sonicbids members!! The 2007 festival/conference will be held May 17-19, centrally located in ten venues throughout downtown Albuquerque, NM. There's nothing else like it in New Mexico!
More than just a festival, the Hyperactive Music Festival/Conference gives you an exclusive chance to interact and network with real music industry executives that will give you a real advantage. This conference reveals the secrets of the music business, from how to run an effective college radio campaign to how to pitch music to TV and Movies.
Last year saw 140 artists from across the nation and way beyond perform. Some of these artists include, Sarah Bettens, Love me Destroyer, King Straggler, Fielding, Martha Berner, Greyscale, Black Tie Dynasty, Chris Volpe, The Hot IQs and Army of Robots.
Confirmed artists so far for 2007 include: Army Of Me, The Hero Factor, The Outline, Soular, Unit 7 Drain, Of God And Science, The Day After, Scott And Aimee of Unwitten Law, Glacier Hiking formerly Abandoned Pools, Fata Morgana featuring Tim Alexander of Primus, Jay Nash, Colourmusic, The Day After, The Trampolines, The Attorneys, Martha Berner, Graham Issacsson, Your Black Star, The Go Station, It's Like Love, Girl In A Coma, Army Of Robots, Bark, Bark, Bark, Black Pegasus, Rachael Sage, Drew Danburry, Autovaughn, Florez, Peter Adams, D.O.R.K., The Wolfs, Jay Wells, CAT-A-TAC, The Platforms, Everything Absent or Distorted (a love story), Jodelle, Melody Moore, Adam Lopez Band, Dead Town Revival, The Frantic, Subrosa, Lomita, Broken Teeth, Love Me Destroyer, Fight The Quiet, Hit By A Bus and Raine Vivian. Almost all of these artists came through Sonicbids.
All selected artists will receive a full range of exclusive benefits including: full VIP conference badge credentials, music industry face time and panel discussions, free and preferred admission to all festival venues, festival CDs, one on ones with industry professionals, amazing networking opportunities, listings in Hyperactive Music Magazine and more!
In addition to the festival and conference, your official submission will be eligible for the sought-after Double-CD Hyperactive Music Compilation. This exclusive CD set featuring the best of independent music will be distributed FREE of charge to industry professionals and music fans throughout the entire year. Best of all, when selected, there is absolutely no charge for the artist to appear on this compilation. 30+ submitting artists will be chosen to appear on the Hyperactive Music Compilation.
Do you have speakers and panel discussions?
YES! You'll join and network with experienced music executives that will educate and share with you. Last year, there were speakers from all across the Music Industry including representatives from companies like Sony, Universal, Tinderbox Music, CD Baby, Sonicbids, Hapi Skratch, NIMBIT, Stickerjunkie, Jakprints, GoGirls Music, Atlantic and many more.
So far, speakers and panelists are confirmed from the following companies: Subpop Records, The Militia Group, MTV, XM Radio, Celebrity Access, The APA Booking Agency, Warner Bros, Sinister Muse Records, STM Records, Gig Records, Nimbit, Groupietunes, Indie 101.5, Milestone Booking Agency, Berklee College Of Music, and The Planetary Group.
The Festival is open to all genres of music. Your official submission will be eligible for all the 2007 Festival/ Conference showcases as well as the double-CD Compilation.
Submit TODAY or someone else could get YOUR opportunity!
Please note: Allison Shaw, the Executive Director is reviewing each submission personally.
Apply by Mar 30, 2007
The listing does not currently accept applications.