Hard Working Class Heroes is set to return to various Dublin venues between 3rd and 5th October this year. Organisers are calling on young bands and solo artists to apply for their chance to perform at the festival, now in its eleventh year. To get started with your application, log on to www.hwch.net and click on the “BANDS APPLY HERE” button to get started with your application. The closing date for applications is 26th July.
Today also sees the announcement of Hard Working Class Heroes Digital, which aims to do for tech companies in the entertainment sector what it does for up-and-coming musicians. HWCH Digital will provide 25 selected companies the chance to pitch to Venture Capitals and investors over the weekend as well as have access to mentoring, panels and tip sessions the same way bands have over the past ten years.
Early bird tickets for HWCH 2013 are available now at a reduced rate via entertainment.ie/tickets/ priced at €35 (plus booking fees). This offer lasts until 26th July. After that, weekend tickets will be €45.00 (plus fees) and nightly tickets will be €20 (plus fees).