Artist Applications are now Open

Voted the UK’s Best Metropolitan Festival at the UK Festival Awards, Sound City is a 2-day extravaganza of incredible live music, art and culture.

Sound City will take place on the 27th & 28th May 2017 in the heart of Liverpool at Clarence Dock which overlooks the mighty River Mersey. We’re giving you the opportunity to perform at the 10th anniversary, which promises to be the biggest and most exciting Sound City to date!

Attended by over 22,000 people, this is your chance to showcase your musical talents to thousands of music lovers and music industry delegates from over 30 different countries.

Past Apply to Play applicants for Sound City have included: Catfish and the Bottlemen, Grimes, Ed Sheeran, Dan Croll, Jordan Cook (aka Reignwolf), Eliza and the Bear and loads more!

Established in 2007, Sound City has grown over the past 10 years into one of the most culturally important events on the music calendar. Regarded as “the UK’s leading independent festival for new music” Sound City sets the standard for all music festivals by bringing you the hottest and best new emerging artists.

We run lots of events around the year including Sound City, Off the Record and Sound City Korea. When you Apply to Play at Sound City we will keep your details on our database to update you on future opportunities which could be of interest to you.

All the best with your application!

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