Canberra Country Music Festival 2011

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Summary

The Canberra Country Music Festival features 5 stages set on more than 70 hectares at Exhibition Park. At least two Sonicbids acts will be selected – 1 from the United States, 1 from nations other than the United States. Artists will be compensated by way of international airfares and domestic ground travel within Australia, meals, accommodation, and a modest performance fee will be paid./n/nCountry music artists are invited to submit EPKs to perform at the Canberra Country Music Festival & Exhibition, held in Australia’s national capital! This is a chance to escape from winter to the southern hemisphere and develop a new fanbase.



The Canberra Country Music Festival & Exhibition features 5 stages set on more than 70 hectares at Exhibition Park within 10 minutes of the central business district. At least two Sonicbids acts will be Selected – 1 from the United States, 1 from nations other than the United States. The performers must be focused on traditional or contemporary country or bluegrass or Americana genres. Heavy rock, jazz, classical, urban genre artists are not encouraged to submit.



This year's Canberra Country Music Festival & Exhibition is held during 18-20 November 2011, springtime in Australia with warm weather just right for music and good times. The festival provides exciting and affordable entertainment for all ages and musical tastes, plus a variety of workshops, food, shopping and children's activities.



The festival celebrates diversity in country music featuring traditional and contemporary on separate stages to accommodate fans and artists alike. Performers in past festivals have included Bill Chambers, Adam Harvey, Jimmy Little as well as international artists such as Danny Mack (Canada), Wasteland (USA) and Pete Galvin (New Zealand).



Artists may be compensated by way of international airfares and domestic ground travel within Australia as well as meals and accommodation (negotiable). A modest performance fee will be paid. Radio interviews will be arranged and artists are encouraged to bring merch to sell to an eager new fanbase. Additional performances at clubs and pubs may also be possible, but not guaranteed.

Terms And Conditions

I/we the participant(s) ........................................................................ (Artist Name) hereby agree to the following terms as a participant at the Canberra Country Music Festival to be held during November 2010:

(a) It is the participant(s) responsibility, unless otherwise expressly authorised by the organisers in writing, to remain responsible for availing themselves of all personal transport to an from the Event and accommodation provided by the organisers during the Event, and

(b) It is the participant(s) responsibility, unless otherwise expressly authorised by the organisers in writing, to provide insurance against any possible loss to person or property of or by the participant(s), its assigns, assistants, associates or affiliates during the Event (including the provisions of item 1 above), and

(c) It is the participant(s) responsibility to ensure appropriate conduct befitting the Event of the participant(s) its assigns, assistants, associates or affiliates (including the provisions of item 1 and 2 above), and

(d) The participant(s), its affiliates or assigns agree to allow free use of audio/visual materials provided with this application for the promotion of Canberra Country Music Festival unless otherwise expressly noted in writing by the participant, and

(d) The organisers of this Event agree to pay the participant an agreed modest performance fee at the end of the event or within 14 days of completion of the participants final Set performance at the Event, and

(e) The participant(s) and its affiliates or assigns agree to waive any claim to any proceeds raised by the organisers of the Event, whether through performance or recordings unless otherwise expressly authorised by the organisers in writing, and

(f) In the event of the participant(s) unavailability through illness or other personal reasons notification of unavailability by the participant(s) to the organisers at the earliest possible time is requested via email info@canberracountry.com

(g) The organisers reserve the right to cancel the Event due to lack of ticket sales, safety or venue issues, upon which all reasonable attempts will be made to notify the participant at the email and phone contact details in this submission. The organiser will not be responsible for any loss or cost by the participant for such unforeseen cancellation should this occur.