Emerging Talent at Bingley Music Live 2015

Bingley Music Live in association with Musicians Centre is giving new, unsigned artists from the Yorkshire Region the chance to compete for a main stage and second stage slot at this year's festival. Acts from any musical genre are welcome to enter.

Applications will be whittled down to a shortlist of 24 artists/bands that will be drawn into 4 heats. Artists/bands will perform in front of a panel of judges and 1 band will go through from each heat to perform at the final on 22nd May 2015. Four more bands from across the whole of the heats will then be selected to perform at the final. The final eight artists/bands will then be chosen to open up the main and second stages at this year’s festival.

Terms and Conditions


Heat 1 - Tuesday 21st April at The Exchange, Keighley

Heat 2 - Wed 29th April at The Exchange, Keighley

Heat 3 - Tue 5th May at The Exchange, Keighley

Heat 4 - Wed 13th May at The Exchange, Keighley

Two finalists from each heat determined on night

The Final - Friday 22nd May at The Exchange, Keighley

Four acts from from the final play at Bingley Music Live

BINGLEY MUSIC LIVE - 4th, 5th, 6th September