Each year at IBMA’s World of Bluegrass Festival, WAMU’s Bluegrass Country sets up shop for live in-studio interviews and performances. These 20-25 minute exclusive broadcasts are streamed online, and on the radio (105.5 FM in Washington, DC; 93.5FM in Frederick and Hagerstown, MD), plus in front of a lucky studio audience.
WAMU is looking for the pickers and players to be part of this prized and always anticipated ongoing event during WOB. Are you interested?
When and where? Tuesday, September 24 through Friday, September 27, starting at 3 and going until 6pm Eastern Time in the Raleigh Convention Center, Raleigh, NC.
To be considered for one of the 24 broadcast showcases, please submit the following info no later than June 30, 2013.
1. A working link to band website and Facebook page.
2. No more than three MP3s or Youtube video links of your performances, or a physical copy of your latest CD and press kit.
3. Your Contact information: name, phone number and email address
Submissions may be made online to Chris Teskey at firstname.lastname@example.org , or by mail to:
Broadcast Showcase Submissions,
WAMU’s Bluegrass Country,
4000 Brandywine St., NW,
Washington, DC 20016
No phone calls, please. The final schedule will be announced no later than August 1, 2013.
We look forward to working with you in Raleigh in September! Good luck!