SCOTLAND’S biggest music convention Wide Days have announced that applications are now open for next year’s Showcase and Mentoring Programme.

The Edinburgh-based conference is now accepting submissions from emerging artists from all over Scotland who are looking to take their career to the next level. Six acts will be offered a place on the Showcase and Mentoring programme which will include a slot at the Wide Days showcase, plus mentoring and support in the months that follow. Open to artists from all genres, the package is designed to provide support and development for artists to progress to playing international event within 12 months of performing at Wide Days 2020.

A fantastic opportunity to play in front of industry delegates, critics and music lovers alike, previous artists who have showcased at Wide Days include The Ninth Wave, Catholic Action, Fatherson, Be Charlotte, C Duncan, The Vegan Leather, Lucia & the Best Boys and more.

With applications open until Monday 23rd December, Wide Days have laid out the application criteria on their website. Find out more and apply to play the conference here. 

Returning to Teviot Row House in Edinburgh across 23rd-25th April, early-bird delegate passes are also available on the official website.