Applications close on Friday 9th September 2022 at 5pm
a performance stage for Djs Performers Producers Musicians to showcase your talent
This isn’t a competition
PLAY @ BPM is where emerging talent gets an unrivalled chance to showcase their skills to the world
Want the chance to perform in front of DJs, performers, industry professionals and music lovers at BPM?
The popular PLAY @ BPM Stage is an area dedicated to supporting talented new DJs and performers, giving them a platform from which to demonstrate their skills and perform to a crowd.
Located within the BPM Main Show, the PLAY @ BPM Stage will showcase up-coming DJs and performers playing music from all genres, in a series of performances that will continue throughout the show.
There are usually headline acts on both dates towards the end of the day too, more on that closer to BPM!
What do i need to enter?
In order to enter you will need to submit a short performance video (maximum 5 minutes) in the contact form at the bottom of this page.
You can submit a solo mix as a DJ, a back to back duo mix as two DJs, maybe even a sax, bongo and DJ group set…. the choice is all yours, get as creative as you can!
We recommend you upload your video to YouTube or Vimeo and insert the link in the form below.
On the day we’d love for you to play a 45 minute set.
Who can apply?
Anyone! If you’re a DJ who wants to do a solo set or if you’re part of a duo or even a DJ + Musician combo, send in your video today to be in with a chance to PLAY @ BPM!
What kit do I need to bring?
You have the option to use the supplied equipment, or you can bring your own.
We always recommend bringing your own headphones or microphone if you require them.
If you are performing with musicians then please bring along your instruments and any kit you may need to connect, we will do our best to have microphones for you, a member of our team will be in touch to discuss further.
The kit supplied to be confirmed
How long do I have to enter and what happens once i’ve entered?
Applications to play on the PLAY@BPM Stage will close on Friday 9th September 2022 and all successful applicants will be contacted within 14 days of the closing date with a date and time for their performance.
All successful applicants will need to be available to attend the show, purchase a ticket for entry, and ensure they arrive in plenty of time for their performance, usually 15 minutes before the set start time.
Have you got what it takes to give it a go?
Even for seasoned pros, climbing up on stage and playing to a crowd can still be daunting.
The PLAY@BPM Stage could break you in gently to the big wide world of playing out, as well as getting you seen across social media and by the visitors to the BPM Show.
Who knows, you might even get people dancing!