Fancy performing at Amp Fest 2014 and winning $5000?
February 5, 2014
Applications have now opened for this year's renowned AmpFest!
AmpFest is a live music competition for original, unsigned bands and artists. Established in 2003 as an initiative for the Youth Advisory Council, Amp Fest has gone on to become a major community development project and a fantastic opportunity for young artists from Western Australia to get a leg up in the industry and announce themselves on
a larger scale.
AmpFest offers young
artists an array of expertise in advice, industry experience and skill development as well as some truly amazing networking opportunities.
The festival also boasts past winners and performers such as Tame Impala, Pond and Goodnight Tiger.
This year’s festival has a new format however…
It is now completely FREE to enter, and there will be no heat stages - you will go straight to the final.
A panel of music industry experts will select finalists to compete live on stage for the AmpFest Final at 4Sure Festival.
The Final will be held as part of the 4Sure Festival on Saturday April 12 at Nedlands Forshore.
• Perform live on stage at the AmpFest Final
• Compete for cash prizes (Winners receive $5000, runners-up $1000)
• Take part in Band Development Workshops
• Receive memberships to WAM
You are invited to enter AmpFest if you:
• Are 25 or under (Or at least one band member is)
• Make original music (Any genre)
• Are based in Western Australia
• Are unsigned
• Have not previously performed in the final of AmpFest
So, what are you waiting for? Apply for your place in the final now, as applications will close on Friday 7 March.
For further information keep your eyes peeled for announcements of the AmpFest 2014 Facebook page.
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