by / June 17th, 2011 /

Call for HWCH ’11 bands

The hunt for bands to play at this year’s Hard Working Class Heroes festival has officially begun. The annual showcase of domestic talent will take place over from 6th – 8th October in various Dublin venues and acts are now invited to submit themselves for consideration. Applications will be through FMC’s own Breaking Tunes site (log on to and click on the “BANDS APPLY HERE” button). Closing date for applications is July 16. The judging panel for applications will be made up of writers, A&R and music industry people from around the globe as well as international festival programmers.

Once again, Ireland’s photographers are also being called on to submit their finest music related shots for a chance to feature in a HWCH Photographers Exhibition. Photographers’ applications will also be via – simply click on the “PHOTOGRAPHERS APPLY HERE” button and follow the instructions.

Early bird tickets for the festival, priced €35, are on sale now until July 16th.