Friday, 25 January 2013

Showcasing at IBMA 2013: deadline to apply is 15 Feb.

Bands wishing to take part in the official showcase programme at IBMA's World of Bluegrass 2013 in Raleigh, North Carolina (24-28 Sept. 2013) should deliver their applications not later than 15 February. See the latest IBMA news bulletin, with full details here on the IBMA website.

Bands from Europe should also look at the EBMA white paper 'Thinking of going to the USA?', with sections on appearing in official and unofficial showcases at IBMA, contributed by Hannah Johnson of the Toy Hearts (GB) from the band's personal experience.

Update: Rienk Janssen (NL) (IBMA board member responsible to IBMA members from outside the USA) adds that anyone going to play at World of Bluegrass should contact him with a view to taking part in the international showcase programme hosted by the EBMA. Contact Rienk by e-mail.