The Pilton Stage 2020 competition is giving you the opportunity to play at the 50th anniversary of Glastonbury next year!
The Pilton Stage has announced that its 2020 competition is now open.
The contest gives acts of any musical genre the chance to compete for a slot to play at Glastonbury Festival next year.
This year’s competition joint winners – which included Imprints, Chrissie Huntley and The Flavians – all went on to play Glastonbury 2019. As if that’s not enough, they all also got to meet the legendary Glastonbury founder himself, Michael Eavis.
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The event will consist of a number of heats followed by the final and is open to unsigned bands and solo artists alike.
All you have to do to enter the competition is to provide basic details as set out below. These will be screened and an initial ‘long list’ will be drawn up. This list will then be scrutinised further before being narrowed to a ‘short list’ of acts who will be invited to take part in heats.
The Final – set to take place in March 2020 – will consist of the winners from each heat.
To register your interest in ‘THE PILTON STAGE 2020’ at this point please provide the following details ONLY:
1. NAME OF ARTIST/BAND
2. ONE YOUTUBE (or similar) VIDEO LINK
3. ONE AUDIO LINK (Soundcloud or similar)
4. A CONTACT NUMBER (and name)
5. SEND TO: [email protected]
Please note: The competition asks that before getting in touch, any applicants should ensure that they are free from 24th to 28th June 2020.
The competition guidelines also state:
“1. Do Not Send Images.”
“2. The email address provided above may change. (Please check the email address provided on this page regularly and before sending your details).”
“3. By registering your interest, as an individual or on behalf of others, you are confirming that you are authorised to do so. You further grant that still images from submitted Videos may be selected, edited and published by The Pilton Stage for initial promotional purposes. The closing date is midnight on Monday 30th September 2019.”
Glastonbury 2020 will take place at Worthy Farm, Pilton, Somerset – from Wednesday 24th to Sunday 28th June.