Showcase Opportunity: Manitoba Music in New York | Deadline: August 9

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Now Taking Submissions for a New York Music Industry Showcase

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: 4pm, Thursday, August 9, 2012

Manitoba Music is presenting a showcase in New York City, the week of November 13, 2012.

This is an excellent opportunity to showcase for New York based music industry including labels, agents, managers, buyers, and media. New York is the largest concentration of music industry personnel in the world. Manitoba Music will work directly with each selected artist to identify members of the industry they wish to invite. The showcase will be an evening event aimed at industry professionals but open to public.

To be considered for a showcase, you must:

  • Have a current or upcoming release (demo / EP / full-length)
  • Be export-ready (prepared to capitalize on international opportunities)
  • Have financial capacity to undertake travel and accommodations (Market Access Program Support is available but will not cover full costs, artists must also access additional support)
  • Be available to showcase in New York the week of November 13, 2012 (date to be confirmed)
  • Be a Manitoba Music member

Submit the following by email to

  • “New York Showcase” in the subject line
  • A link to your profile page (ensure updated current music, bio, etc.)
  • A rationale for how this showcase fits your career development plan
  • Description of current team, indication of which team members will attend the showcase
  • Current high resolution image (300 dpi) or link to where one can be downloaded
  • Short artist bio (approximately 200 words)

Submissions will be evaluated based on:

  • Music
  • Track record
  • Strength of team
  • Export readiness
  • Rationale for the showcase

For more info, please contact:
Sean McManus, Program Manager
Manitoba Music

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