Performance Opportunity: New Music Night | Deadline: ongoing

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New Music Night is returning to The Good Will Social Club stage to highlight new local music! The series features three acts on the first Wednesday of each month. It's an opportunity for up-and-coming artists and bands playing in any genre to make new fans, try out new tunes, and develop their live show. Performers are selected by a committee and offered an honorarium per act. This opportunity will have a strong focus on gender diversity and BIPOC and LGBTQ2S+ voices.

We’re looking for performers who are:

  • Able to play a 25-minute set of primarily original music
  • Able to set up and line check within 20 minutes
  • Be available from 6:00PM to 9:00PM on evening of show
  • Active Manitoba Music members and residents of Manitoba
  • 18 years of age or older
  • Fully vaccinated by two weeks before the performance date

Priority will be given to:

  • Bands or artists that have joined Manitoba Music within the past two years
  • Bands or artists that have not previously performed at New Music Night

How to apply for New Music Night:

  • Fill out the form below
  • Update your manitobamusic.com profile page with:
    • Current music (a minimum of two full songs)
    • Current artist bio
    • Current high resolution image (300 dpi) uploaded to “Files” section
    • Links to social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.)

Submissions will be evaluated based on:

  • Music
  • Quality of your promotional materials (image, bio, etc.)
  • Social media presence
  • Momentum, demonstrated in your bio and recent accomplishments in existing or other projects

Health & Safety

Proof of full vaccination (two doses plus two weeks) in the form of a Government issued vaccination card, QR code, or printed vaccination record, or a doctor-issued medical exemption, is required for all staff, volunteers, artists, mentors, guests, patrons, and other participants aged 12 and older for Manitoba Music events. All performers will be asked to provide proof prior to the show. Read our full vaccination requirement 

For more info, please contact:

Claire Boning, Membership & Events Coordinator
Treaty 1 Territory
Manitoba Music
claire@manitobamusic.com

 

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