Friday, 21 November 2008

EWOB applications deadline: now 1 Dec. 2008

Liz Meyer reports:

CALLING ALL BLUEGRASS BANDS:

Please pass this message on to your own mailing lists and musician friends. Due to some computer breakdowns here, the BAND APPLICATION DEADLINE for the European World of Bluegrass Festival 2009 (21-23 May 2009) has been extended to DECEMBER 1st.

Don't miss EWOB 2009! Apply now!

BANDS FROM AROUND THE WORLD: Your band can perform for festival bookers, agents, concert promoters, radio DJs, and music press from all over Europe! (And a wonderful bluegrass audience too!)

*European bands can compete for the European Bluegrass Band Awards! 'You gotta be in it to win it!'
*You can all VOTE for the winning bands! Remember, only the musicians playing at the EWOB Festival vote for these awards!
*The #1 European Bluegrass Band goes to Nashville to showcase at IBMA the following October!
*You can cast a vote of pride in European bluegrass!
*Join us at the European World of Bluegrass Festival 2009!

Band applications are on the EWOB Festival website.
(And we will launch a brand-new, fantastic festival website in a few days, too!)

EWOB 2009 will be the 12th European World of Bluegrass Festival, held in Voorthuizen, the Netherlands, and is organized under the auspices of the European Bluegrass Music Association.