Wednesday 11th April
Bury Songwriters Competition Heat 2

It's now the 10th anniversary of the Bury Songwriters Competition, which aims to give exposure and a creative outlet for Songwriters and performers in the East Anglia region! 

This years competition will take place at The Hunter Club on the following dates: 

Heat 1 - Wednesday 4th April
Heat 2 - Wednesday 11th April
Heat 3 - Wednesday 18th April
Heat 4 - Wednesday 25th April
(The Green Room - Free Entry)

THE FINAL - Friday 4th May
(The Main Hall - Ticketed Event)

CRITERIA:
Our judges will be marking 1-10 on the following categories: 

  • Musical and Songwriting Ability
  • Performance
  • Innovation/Originality
  • Marketability

Performance Details/Rules:

  • Each act plays 2 songs on the night.
  • 1 warm up song and 1 competition song.
  • The competition entry song HAS to be the same song in the heat and the final. However they may change the warm up song from the heat to the final.
  • 1 act from each heat will go through to the final.
  • 2 Wildcards will be chosen to go through to the final (Best of the rest).
  • 7 Acts will be on at the final.
  • One Headline act for the final
  • Their will be one headline act for each heat as well.

TO APPLY, FILL OUT THIS FORM HERE.

DEADLINE: 21st March
HEAT ANNOUNCEMENTS: 23rd MARCH