Ticket to the Picnic

Posted by external sounds on April 19, 2010

Are you in a band, or an aspiring solo artist and would like to perform at this years Electric Picnic festival? Well here is your chance to do just that!

Entries are now being taken for 'Ticket to Picnic' band competition. 16 finalists will be chosen to compete over 4 heats for a chance to play at the External Sounds tent at this years Electric Picnic festival. The winners will also have their set broadcast live across the festival via Body & Soul FM. The heats & final will take place at The Purple Room, Fairgreen, Drogheda, starting Friday May 14th. The winners will be decided by the audience and a panel of judges.

Here's how to enter:

Email your application to tickettothepicnic@externalsounds.com along with a short biography and 3 original songs. The songs must be hosted on online (Myspace, YouTube, Fileshare..etc). Entries must be sent before 10th of May 2010. The 16 heat contestants will be notified by email by the 11th of May. All contestants must be over 18 years of age. Size restrictions may apply on bands with over 5 members. The winner of the heats will be chosen by the audience and a panel of judges. The winner of the final will receive full weekend tickets for the Electric Picnic Festival as well as get to perform an hour set in the External Sounds tent, which will be broadcast live from Body & Soul FM.

Email applications to: tickettothepicnic@externalsounds.com