Visa For Music (VFM) Africa & Middle-East Music Meeting 2018 for Artists – Rabat, Morocco.

Application Deadline: 15th April 2018

Visa For Music (VFM) is calling on artists to apply for the music meeting in Rabat, Morocco, from 21 to 24 November.

. Selected applicants will perform in front of industry professionals from all over the world. To apply for VFM, applicants need to meet the following criteria:

  • Only professional artists and bands with one year of activity and stage experience will be considered.
  • Only applicants over 18 years old will be considered.
  • Only complete applications sent before the deadline will be considered.
  • The material sent must be exempted from customs duties and labeled “promotional material with no commercial value”. If not, VFM will not consider them.
  • Results will be published on the VFM website starting from July.
  • VFM will not return materials and documents to applicants.
  • If a band is selected, VFM will request exclusive performance rights for 30 days and within a 200km radius of the meeting.
  • VFM will provide the venue for showcases.
  • VFM will provide all the necessary equipment for band performances.
  • Bands performances should not exceed 45 minutes and are aimed at music professionals.

Successful participants will receive the following:

  • Hotel expenses in twin rooms for two nights maximum including breakfast for international bands and twin rooms for one night maximum including breakfast for bands from Morocco.
  • Local transport costs.
  • Meals (for a maximum of three days).
  • Passes allowing access to all concerts and activities VFM.
  • Artists will be featured on the VFM official catalogue and website.
  • For each selected band, VFM will award one VIP pass to one person representing the band.

Required documents 

All participants who participate at VFM should attach the following documents:

  • Application form.
  • A signed VFM rules and regulations form.
  • Two copies of the artist’s/bands’ CD to be sent via post or WeTransfer with all the tracks.
  • Press kit with artist/group’s biography, discography, photos etc.
  • Technical rider

All applicants should send all the above documents to or via WeTransfer or Dropbox.

For More Information:

Visit the Official Webpage for Visa For Music (VFM) Africa & Middle-East Music Meeting 2018


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