PLAY: Savannah Stopover Festival 2018

Posted by:  MusicFile Productions,LLC  | When:  –  | Where: Savannah, Georgia, USA

 Booking 5 Sonicbids bands
$5.00  Apply now


Savannah Stopover is booking a minimum of 5 Sonicbids artists for the 2018 festival. Selected artists will be compensated and get the chance to appear onstage with some of the hottest emerging acts on earth!

The Opportunity

The 8th anniversary of the Savannah Stopover Music Festival is taking place March 8th to 10th. It's the perfect gig for touring bands across the country on their way down Interstate-95 and across I-10. Over 70 bands will perform on 10-12 different stages at various venues in the historic district with capacities ranging from 120-700. The event is expected to draw over 7,500 festival goers.

The small, vibrant coastal community is rife with a unique brand of low country hospitality and southern Gothic ambiance, music-hungry demographic, and established arts community. The three-day festival is known for placing an emphasis on the discovery of rising talent, showcasing the best up-and-coming bands.

Past Performers Include:
Of Montreal, Ra Ra Riot, X Ambassadors, Yuck, St. Paul & The Broken Bones, St. Lucia, Margo Price, Generationals, Wye Oak, Grimes, Thurston Moore, Kylesa, Future Islands, War on Drugs, Mac DeMarco, DIIV 

The Band

  • Artists of all genres encouraged to submit
  • Focus is on emerging talent 
  • Significant amount of local, regional, national 'buzz'
  • 21+ preferred
  • No cover bands

The Gig


  • Professional sound and lighting provided
  • Sound engineer provided
  • Set lengths range from 30 to 60+ minutes
  • Sets begin at 6 pm on Thursday, 4 pm on Friday and 2 pm on Saturday (no Sunday shows)
  • No backline provided without written advance approval
Additional Compensation Details:
  • Based on the artists' draw in the Savannah, GA market (minimum $100)
  • Artists keep 100% of merchandise sales
  • Band dinners provided the night of performance
  • VIP artist lounge & after party

Terms And Conditions

Artist shall not advertise, perform or publicize any performance in a 60 mile radius of Savannah, GA from January 1, 2017 until 30 days after their Festival performance.


  • Compensation Amount: Starting at $100.00


Apply by Jan 19, 2018

Max Application Fee:

This opportunity requires an entry fee to apply.