Y108FM Live Music Prize Concert Series Stonewalls Live Music Venue

Posted by:  The Mastermind Agency  | When:  –  | Where: Hamilton, Ontario, CAN

 Booking 15 Sonicbids bands

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BLR Entertainment is looking for at least 15 Sonicbids artists from Ontario to play the Live Music Prize. One Band will be Awarded a Marketing and Development Package valued at $25,000!

The Opportunity

Each event takes place at a leading club in each respective city as part of a thrilling live music event. Bands with the absolute BEST live performance will be chosen to perform in front of our crowds at venues in other host cities, one band will be chosen each night to perform during future events for a chance to win the Live Music Prize.

The Kick off Party’s in each respective city will feature a sponsored a VIP Lounge or a sponsored hospitality suite; with up to 5 top local bands performing.

  • February 19th & 20th Official Y108 FM Hamilton Kick Off
  • February 27th Official Y108 FM Kitchener Kick Off
  • March 12th Official Y108 FM Guelph Kick Off

The Band


  • Local to Ontario
  • Original
  • Draw of 25 for "performing" acts
  • 19+ (all band members)
Open to:
  • New & established artists
  • Support and headlining acts
  • Rock, new rock, classic rock, acoustic

The Gig

  • Indoors at Stonewalls in Hamilton, DSTRCT in Guelph and Cork Hall @ McCabe's in Kitchener
  • 4-5 bands a night
  • 25-35 minute sets
  • Show begins at 9 PM
  • backline TBD
Additional Compensation Details:
  • An official LMP swag bag from our sponsors
  • An individually tracked, digital recording of your complete performance
  • Invitation to the Sponsored Lounge or hospitality suite during or after the performance
  • Content (listing, hyperlink, photo, bio and/or video) to be promoted on web sites with traffic driven by a Y108FM campaign that includes title sponsorship of the Indie Show, radio spots, live and recorded liners, shout outs and re-tweets on social media and show listings in their club and concert listing:
  • see: http://livemusicprize.com/prizes/


    • Percentage of Merchandise Sales: 100%