The deadline for bands to apply to Indie Week Ireland is the 21st of January. Indie Week’s ultimate prize is a partially-paid trip to play in Toronto and a headline slot at Indie Week Canada in October.
Indie Week Ireland sees bands touring the country in cities Dublin, Limerick, Galway and Belfast with a focus on showcasing the bands, exposure and networking. The competitive element sees bands perform in front of music industry professionals and the overall winner gets the partially paid trip to Toronto. In previous years, Vesta Varro, Walter Mitty & the Realists, Fred and Sixteen Layers travelled to Canada. There is a fee of $35 per band.
You can apply to Indie Week Ireland in one of two ways: