6th Annual Concert for Peace

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This is the opportunity to play the 6th Annual CONCERT FOR PEACE, staged at a large City-Hall Square in Toronto, renowned for large audiences and world-class productions. CONCERT FOR PEACE is a FREE family concert of Blues, Roots all other styles of music with underlying themes of peace. We can use our voice to change the world, there is magic in our words. The music is the message!

Presented by The Association of Artists for a Better World, CONCERT FOR PEACE features a full day of our finest blues, roots, and world musicians who want to make a difference through their art form. There are two performance slots reserved for Sonicbids artists. Selected artists will be compensated for their performances. Funds raised from Sonicbids' submissions will be used to pay artists and festival expenses.

The event, to be held on August 18, 2007, will be well-promoted to offer wide exposure and publicity to artists and bands playing the festival, and as in previous years, lots of media coverage, great publicity and exposure for the artists is expected. Attendance is expected to exceed last year’s figure of 6000 over the day.

Genres accepted include electric or acoustic - Blues, Roots, Rock, World, Ethnic, Native and more. Solo artists, duets, and bands will all be considered.

The Association of Artists for A Better World is a Registered Non Profit Organization to inform and encourage artists, songwriters, performers and anyone with high public visibility to convey ’Better World' themes and messages in their words through their art form.