If you are a band or artist and wish to take part in Worcester Music Festival 2017  (15th - 17th September 2017, please complete the following performers application form.

  • Please be aware that Worcester Music Festival cannot pay artists to perform at the festival. The only exception is where acts have been employed to provide workshops for the festival. The reason we're asking bands to play for free is because we are raising money for charity and, also, showcasing upcoming talent.
  • By filling out and submitting this form, you are agreeing to perform for no charge.
  • Information submitted in Section A will be used in our marketing and publicity across all media types.
  • Any information submitted in Section B will not be published or passed on to third parties. It will only be used in relation to Worcester Music Festival 2017 and your participation in the event.
  • Worcester Music Festival is a free metropolitan festival organised by volunteers in aid of local charities.

Worcester Music Festival is all about original music and, whilst we will consider applications from all parts of the world, we are particularly keen to showcase local, original talent.

By filling out and submitting this form, you are expressing a wish to be involved in Worcester Music Festival 2017. It does not guarantee you a slot in the festival. In 2014, for example, we received over 1100 applications and could only offer places to 200 acts.

Please note: this application form closes at midnight on 30th May 2017.

Before you fill out this application do you agree to the above terms?*

SECTION A: to be published on www.worcestermusicfestival.co.uk

Public information

Will any band members be under 18 at the time of WMF 2017 (15th - 17th September 2017)

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Web addresses

Please provide the following information if available

Sound cloud
please provide either

  1. Main Sound cloud address for example: http://soundcloud.com/worcester-music-festival/tracks
  2. Sound cloud set address for example: http://soundcloud.com/worcester-music-festival/sets/worcestersong
  3. Sound cloud single track address for example: http://soundcloud.com/worcester-music-festival/the-cathedral

Please provide only your twitter name
for example: WorcsMusicFest

Youtube links
Please provide either

  1. You Tube Page Link for example: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C5rceKQ-k8A
  2. You Tube Video Link for example: http://www.youtube.com/v/C5rceKQ-k8A?fs=1
  3. You Tube Page Link for example: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C5rceKQ-k8A
  4. You Tube Channel for example: http://www.youtube.com/swallowthemind

SECTION B: Info submitted will only be used by Worcester Music Festival 2017 co-ordinators and festival event organisers

If you were to play at one of the many venues during the festival weekend, we would expect you to:

  • Work with the venue/promoter to ensure the gig runs smoothly and on time.
  • Notify us asap if circumstances change (e.g., the band splits up).
  • Encourage the audience to buy charity raffle tickets/donate to the charities at your gig.
  • Advertise your gigs on your various websites and help us publicise the festival as a whole. Logos and info will be sent to you nearer the time.
  • Treat any loaned equipment with respect.

In return, we will offer you:

  • The chance to perform at Worcester Music Festival 2017.
  • Publicity for your act on various websites, the official brochure and also the opportunity of being featured in the local/regional/national press/media.

By submitting this form, you agree to all the terms and conditions outlined within this form.

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