Calgary International Reggae Festival 2012

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The Calgary International Reggae Festival is is one of Western Canada’s largest reggae festivals. It will feature 10-15 showcases and 1 slot has been reserved for Sonicbids bands. Compensation is based on a negotiated "delivered package" cost./n/nThe Calgary Reggae Festival Society presents the Calgary International Reggae Festival (ReggaeFest); one of Western Canada 's festivals showcasing Reggae music and culture. ReggaeFest takes place at Shaw Millennium Park in downtown Calgary and several indoor/outdoor venues from Wednesday, August 15 to Saturday, August 18, 2012. The 2012 festival will feature 10 - 15 performers with a minimum of one (1) being selected from Sonicbids membership. Preference will be given to artistes with a high level of originality, performing original material and displaying complete command of the performance stage.

Compensation is based on a negotiated "delivered package" cost. Performers’ relation to the Calgary market will greatly influence compensation. Calgary Reggae Festival will NOT cover costs associated with getting to the festival such as international air transportation, visa or immigration costs.

Once you submit, please be sure to complete your EPK with audio, bio, and photos. Submissions without information on their EPK cannot be considered.

Past international performers at ReggaeFest include Beres Hammond, Brinsley Forde, Freddie McGregor, George Nooks, Inner Circle, La Comuna, Maxi Priest, Nadine Sutherland, New Kingston, Rastrillos, Sugar Minott, Tinga Stewart and Wayne Wonder. Some Canadian artistes that have been showcased in the past include Steele, Sonia Collymore, Souljah Fyah, Tasha T, Korexion, Fenom, Rebel Emergency, Soulicitors, Mikey Dangerous, Michael St. George, Tony Anthony and Jason Wilson.