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The European Youth Forum and JM International, in cooperation with the City of Maastricht and Muziekgeiterij, have launched the YO!FEST 2017- Emerging Bands Contest!

All European emerging bands are invited to apply and have the chance to perform at YO!Fest 2017 and become a part of Generation Maastricht on 7th February!

Who can apply
Bands with maximum 6 members from:
European Union member countries
EU candidate countries (Albania, FYROM, Montenegro, Serbia, Turkey)
EFTA (Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland)
The average age of the band members should not exceed 26 (no members may be over 30 years old)
Bands should play a genre that is accessible to a wide variety of people.

Prizes
The winning bands will get the travel to/from Maastricht, local transport, accommodation and food covered to play on stage at the European Youth Event 2017.
Each winner will have a 30 minutes performance at YO!Fest 2017.
YO!Fest will cover the winning bands’ travels to/from Maastricht, their local transportation in Maastricht, accommodation, food plus €50 per band member.

The winners will be announced by 11th of January by email and/or by telephone.
Bands are expected to arrive in Maastricht on the 6th, perform on the 7th and depart on the 8th of February.

Entries should be submitted by 4th January 2017, with band’s info, music and links.

Find out more: http://www.yofestebc.eu