The annual music competition that discovered Birdy kicks off with showcase events taking place in 14 regions across the country
Open Mic UK has announced the auditions schedule for its 2017 music competition, to be hosted at 14 regions across the UK during August and September. The contest will be searching for the country’s best singers, singer-songwriters, rappers and vocal groups, offering a chance for aspiring performers to be seen and heard by music industry judges, who are at every stage of the competition.
Open Mic UK is brought to you by Future Music, the company behind the discovery of numerous acts who, have competed in the competitions on their way to being signed to major record labels like; Lucy Spraggan, Luke Friend, Karen Hardy, Jacob Banks, plus Warner Music’s signings and Open Mic UK’s first winner Birdy and The Lottery Winners along with Union J’s Jaymi Hensley.
Judges in the past have included representatives from the three major record labels (Universal, Warner and Sony), festival organisers, national radio DJs, regional press and BBC Introducing, with judges getting more prestigious as the competition progresses.
The Open Mic UK music competition auditions are allocated on a first-come, first served basis. For more information and to enter, go to the music competition website: openmicuk.co.uk