Want to play at Wakarusa Festival? Here’s your chance.

by Shelly on November 1, 2011 · Comments

THIS JUST IN!  We got together with Wakarusa Festival to bring you, the artist, the opportunity of a lifetime: for the first time in its eight-year history, Wakarusa is inviting artists to submit completely free of charge.

That’s right. If accepted, you get to play next to major label artists and enjoy 4 days surrounded by the beautiful Ozark Mountains at a festival that attracts more than 15,000 music-lovers from all over the world. Past legendary musicians include Wilco, Ben Harper, The Flaming Lips, Sam Bush, Cake, My Morning Jacket, The String Cheese Incident and many more.

“Wakarusa is about the music. We spend a lot of time and energy putting great regional talent on our lineup. Each year 20-30 slots are reserved for Waka Winter Classic bands and other young talents as a building block onto the national music scene,” states Wakarusa founder, Brett Mosiman. He adds that “[Wakarusa] is a great platform for bands to grow, and we’re very excited about our new partnership with ReverbNation as we continue to look for the best music out there; no matter how big or small.”

“We are very excited to be working with Wakarusa and providing our artists with such a great opportunity,” said Howard Han with ReverbNation’s Live group.  “In addition, we applaud Wakarusa for recognizing the financial realities bands face and their shift from a paid to a free submission.”

To learn more about how to submit to Wakarusa Music and Camping Festival click here:

About Wakarusa Music and Camp Festival:
Established in 2004 in Lawrence, KS, the Wakarusa Music and Camping Festival stands as one of the premiere, nationwide outdoor music events, lasting four days and attracting more than 15,000 people from all 50 U.S. states and beyond. Today the festival takes place in the Ozark Mountains, just outside of Fayetteville, AR, and is known for its eclectic mix of music. http://wakarusa.com

Comments

  1. michael says:

    this is a greit way of discovering new dreams and tallent.I know its not a fist thing on this univers but there would be no othere gatherd musical sensation as big as this.those who get the chance to perform would be would be in the world bigest artist gathering than anwhere else and so they should give there heart out for it.Am at the other side of the world and would go to anyleng i can to be there.

  2. We are from London! Will be fantastic cross the sea for the first Time! We are waiting for the USA tour…

  3. Miki tang says:

    I am a songwriter and singer ! I hope can make more good friends here :)

  4. Bret Yager says:

    Dseodean from St Joseph MO needs to be on the bill!!!

    http://dsoedean.com/

  5. negus i says:

    I am a singer,songwriter & guitarist I would like to be a part of this experience

  6. brucerussell says:

    we want to get to play here this summer

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