Do you have a musical project? Check here the Marvin Festival call for emerging bands

When you start a band or music project of any kind, one of the first things that comes to mind are concerts or the occasional festival in which you will make the public enjoy with your work. Thus, emerging artists begin the journey to seek venues, event and places where they can show their talent.

And although the difficult mission, of course it is not impossible. On this occasion, the organization of Marvin Festival has decided to choose to join the streaming shows to carry out its 2020 edition and you can be part of it. If you have a band and want to join one of the most anticipated musical shows in Mexico City, here we will tell you how you can get to the stage of Festival Marvin.

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Marvin 9.5 Festival

The current health contingency caused by the coronavirus complicated the performance of concerts and festivals in Mexico City. However, that has not dampened the desire of music lovers who, adapted to streaming shows, are still motivated to see their favorite artists.

Under that slogan, Marvin Festival decided that it was not time for activities, but for find a communication channel that allows us to enjoy live music from the safety of our homes. It is in this way that Marvin 9.5 Festival will arrive on November 26, 27 and 28 to your screen.

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The Marvin 9.5 format will bring us a good number of livestream presentations from different parts of the world such as Buenos Aires (Argentina) Seville and Madrid (Spain), Gothenburg (Germany), as well as Monterrey and Mexico City of course. The artists that head the poster are CeeLo Green, Róisín Murphy, Faithless, Robert DeLong, Roosvelt, María Daniela y su Sonido Lasser and now, you can join the festival’s talent.


Marvin Festival and Sonnar App invite you to be part of the event

The organization of Marvin Festival knows that in times as complicated as these, emerging projects face a difficult task to find a broadcast space that fuels their musical careers. For this reason, they have opened a call in collaboration with Sonnar App for you and your band to join the event activities.

For the third consecutive year, Marvin and Sonnar they open the space for all those interested in getting on the festival stage -this time, in streaming- have the opportunity to get a space as part of the talent. The best of all: you just need to click a few times and voila, you will be competing. There you go the instructions.

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First, you must download the Sonnar application from the Apple Store or Play Store on your cell phone. Then you must create a musician profile in the app. Next, you must upload two videos of your band or your project playing live more than five minutes long per song. Finally, apply in the Marvin Festival call that you will find in the ‘Jobs’ section within the Sonnar App platform. You see? It is very simple.

Terms and Conditions

It is essential to include the hashtag #FestivalMarvin in your video to participate in the call. The call will be open from October 31 to November 15, 2020. 10 finalist bands will be selected and announced in a nationwide media campaign on November 17, 2020. From among the finalists, the jury of the Marvin Festival will select 2 projects that will join the exclusive international poster of the 2020 digital festival. The winners will be announced on November 20 by the official networks of Marvin and Sonnar App. The two winning projects will be recorded in high quality in a live session in a special venue in Mexico City, for transmission during the festival. It is essential that projects reach the venue by their own means for the final recording. After the festival, a single artist will be selected who will be assured of his place in the physical edition of the Marvin Festival 2021. Interaction with fans is important, so the bands that generate more diffusion and more likes within SonnarApp they will have more items to gain. The selected bands will be contacted to review conditions and days of their participation in the festival. All musical genres are welcome. Event available for national and international artists who can be transported to Mexico City for recording.

There you have it. Do not miss the opportunity to step on one of the most anticipated musical events by the Mexican public. Now, it’s your time to take the reins and give your project the chance to shine alongside internationally renowned artists. Good luck!