Do you bring the heat?

Are you an artist on the rise? Are you a solo artist, duo or group creating original music that you want to release? With the support of industry professionals you will be equipped with the tools to connect with the music business and progress as artists.

What will I get from this?

  • Composition and recording sessions with an executive producer
  • Mentor sessions with a professional artist
  • Promo sessions with a marketing agency
  • Live performance opportunities and rehearsal sessions
  • Support to release a 3-track EP and Music Video

What we expect from you:

  • Already creating original, new music of a modern genre that isn’t typically mainstream
  • Have a live performance element to your music which can be translated to the stage
  • Be open-minded to collaboration with mentors and willing to take on constructive feedback
  • Be aged 18-25, based in Bristol and have been a UK resident for the last 3 years
  • Possess a dedicated, responsible and serious attitude towards your professional and personal development
  • Be both committed and flexible to development work plans and timescales
  • Be punctual and generally available for at least 3hrs+ per week

What you can expect from us:

  • Respectful, supportive and professional working environment
  • Personable, fun and productive mentoring approach
  • Bespoke development plan tailored to your individual needs
  • Paid performance opportunities at professional venues
  • Industry quality facilities and safe service
  • Promotion and advocacy through Bristol Music Trust communication channels
  • Ongoing Alumni relationship after the project’s year long duration

Apply Now:

Please fill out the form using the fields below. Once you have completed your submission you will be sent a confirmation email that we have received your application.

Key dates:

  • Closing date for applications is 23rd September 2018
  • Shortlisting will then take place with applicants being contacted with decisions by the following week.
  • Auditions will be held in the following weeks, dates tbc
  • We welcome applications from acts from all backgrounds
Contact Name (First & Surname)
Contact Email
Contact Phone Number
Artist/Act Name
Artist/Act Bio (max 300 words)
Age of Artist(s)
Gender of Artist(s) – (Male/Female/Mixed)
Links to music (Youtube, Soundcloud, Bandcamp etc)
Links to website (if applicable)
Links to social media (if applicable)
Do you have any live performance experience?
Do you have any studio recording experience?
Do you write/compose/produce your own music? (max 100 words)
What type of instruments or equipment do you use? (max 100 words)
What are currently doing musically? (max 100 words)
What are your musical development aims? (max 100 words)
Are you generally available for at least 3hrs per week from Sep 2018 – May 2019?
How did you hear about this opportunity?

We reserve the right to accept or refuse any applications at our own discretion

For any enquiries or to request to submit an application in a different format then please contact us or 0117 204 7320