Open Mic UK have announced their music competition auditions dates for Open Mic UK 2016! The Open Mic UK music competition auditions will be hosted at 15 regions across the UK and the competition will be searching to find the UK’s best singers, singer songwriters, rappers and vocal groups!
It’s a chance for aspiring singers and musicians to perform to Music industry judges who are at every stage of the music competition from the auditions to the Grand Final. Judges include judges that work for the three major record labels (Universal, Warner and Sony) in attendance at last year’s competition, as well as national radio DJs, regional press and BBC Introducing, with judges getting more prestigious as the competition progresses.
Open Mic UK is brought to you by Future Music, the company behind the discovery of numerous acts who, have competed in the competitions on their way to being signed to major record labels; Luke Friend and Karen Hardy both of which have had major chart success last year, Jacob Banks, Warner Music’s Birdy, Lucy Spraggan, Union J’s Jaymi Hensley and Jahmene Douglas, both of which are now signed to Sony Music.
Open Mic UK will be holding music competition auditions at the following regions for 2016!
Saturday 13th August National Exhibition Centre (NEC), Birmingham, B40 1NT.
Sunday 14th August Dingwalls, Middle Yard, Chalk Farm Road, Camden Lock, London, NW1 8AB.
Sunday 14th August Royal Northern College of Music, 124 Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9RD.
Sunday 28th August Marconi Social Club, Tydemans off Beehive Lane, Chelmsford, Essex, CM2 9FH.
Sunday 4th September Sheffield City Hall, Sheffield, S1 2JA.
Saturday 10th September Milton Keynes C.C., Strudwick Drive, Milton Keynes, MK6 2TG.
Saturday 10th September Britannia Hotel, St James Street, Nottingham NG1 6BN.
Saturday 10th September The Gate Arts and Community Centre, Keppoch Street, Roath, Cardiff, CF243JW.
Sunday 11th September The Liner Hotel, Lord Nelson Street, Liverpool, L3 5QB.
Sunday 11th September The Old Market, Upper Market Street, Hove, Brighton, BN3 1AS
Sunday 11th September 1865, Brunswick Square, Southampton, SO14 3AR.
Saturday 17th September TouchBase, 43 Middlesex Street, Kinning Park, Glasgow, G41 1EE.
Saturday 17th September Sub89, 110 - 117 Friar Street, Berkshire, Reading, RG1 1EP.
Sunday 18th September The Tyne Theatre & Opera House, Westgate Road, Newcastle, NE1 4AG.
Sunday 18th September Dingwalls, Middle Yard, Chalk Farm Road, Camden Lock, London, NW1 8AB.
Thursday 22nd September Charthouse Music 23-27 Crouch Hill, London, N4 4AP
Friday 23rd September River Studios, 32 Winsor Road, Totton, Southampton, SO40 9HQ
The Open Mic UK music competition auditions are allocated on a first-come, first served basis, audition places are already filling fast so get your audition booked now to avoid disappointment!
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