Busking Over Byron / Blues Festival News

With the Blues Festival just ahead – the organisers have put the daily playing schedule online, start planning your days with the Blues Fest Schedule.

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Are you an unsigned aspiring artist? Well here is your chance ‘Busking over Byron’ Best Original Artist Competition promoted by Anita Colenbrander Entertainment trading as ACE is looking for talented performers to entertain at the 21st annual show. The Best Original Artist Competition offers the winner a great opportunity to open the Jambalaya Stage on the Bluesfest Monday.

Along with the experience to play on stage at the Bluesfest’s 20th annual event other prizes for best original musician include recording and mastering to the value of $2000 with Studio 301. Runner’s up will not miss out on playing at the Bluesfest this year. Busking over Byron will have a dedicated tent with power for the performers to play in. At least 4 acts a day will get the chance to perform on the grounds. Runners up will also receive an array of other cool prizes donated by local Byron Bay businesses.

A People’s Choice Award is held at each venue during the heats. The audience gets a chance to vote for their favorite act of the competition. The winners will receive a music voucher from All Vision and Music. The winners are announced at the finals at the Beach Hotel on the 2nd April. So bring as many fans as you can on the day of your heats so they can support your dreams too.

The competition heats will take place at The Railway Hotel, Great Northern Hotel and Beach Hotel from Monday 29th March to Wednesday 31st March 2010 with the Final on Good Friday at the Beach Hotel 2nd April. Winner of the Best original musician will open the Jambalaya stage on Monday 5th April at 12pm.

For further information & entry forms Click Here.