Indie Week (Toronto, Canada), now in its 11th year, has become one of Canada’s premiere indie music festivals, showcasing 250 acts from all over the world in front of music industry professionals.
This year, MusicOntario is teaming up with Indie Week to present three Ontario showcases! Make sure you apply if you want to be considered! The deadline is Monday, August 11, 2014 – get to it! We want to show everyone how much you rock!
INDIE WEEK offers 5 nights of showcases, late last call after parties serving until 4am, 20+ venues, music industry panels, industry judging, demo listening sessions, mentorships, sponsored stages and more.
1 showcasing artist will be picked by industry as the “Best of the Fest” and will win a trip to headline Indie Week Ireland 2015 – flights and accommodations paid for up to 5 band members.
Indie Week includes judged showcases, late night parties/shows, industry panels, mentorship sessions, demo listening, studio sessions, networking events, hotel room showcases. 2013 Indie Week keynote speaker was John Densmore (the drummer of The Doors).
ARTISTS WHO HAVE PLAYED INDIE WEEK
Glen Matlock (Sex Pistols), DJ LD (Sublime), Still Life Still, The Rural Alberta Advantage, KO, Walk Off the Earth, The Mahones, Courage My Love, The Rebel Emergency, Ill Scarlett, New City Kings, Magneta Lane, Little Black Dress, Evans Blue, Sumo Cyco, and The Mad Violinist and the Symphony Crack Orchestra.