FESTIVAL: CMJ Music Marathon 2015

Posted by:  CMJ Music Marathon  | When:  –  | Where: New York, New York, USA

  Booking 300 Sonicbids bands

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CMJ has reserved at least 300 slots for Sonicbids artists at the 2015 Music Marathon. Selected artists will receive complimentary registration badges for all band members.

Special Early Pricing:
Feb 20 - Mar 20: $25
Mar 21 - Apr 3: $35
Apr 4 - Final Deadline: $45

The Opportunity

The 35th annual CMJ Music Marathon will feature 1,300+ artists performing in over 80 of New York City's greatest music venues. CMJ attracts 120,000 music professionals, artists and music enthusiasts to New York City every autumn. 

Since its inception in 1981 CMJ has been a springboard for the best new music talent from all over the word, discovering music's future superstars years before their commercial breakthroughs. Since 2005 CMJ has booked over 4,800 artists through Sonicbids.

Past performers include: 
Arcade Fire, Feist, Justice, M.I.A., Spoon, Gotye, MGMT, Daft Punk, Eminem, R.E.M, The Killers, Modest Mouse, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Green Day, HAIM, Icona Pop, Foo Fighters.

The Band

Open to: 

  • All genres 
  • Solo acts and/or full bands
  • Artists from any region

The Gig


  • Backline and sound equipment vary by venue
  • Set times and lengths vary by showcase and venue

Additional Compensation Details: 

  • Complimentary registration badges for all band members