After two successful pilot projects the Music Cities Network is launching The Link Up Euro Connection (LEC). This call is open for up-and-coming artists who live in the greater regions of Groningen, Manchester, Aarhus or Berlin or passionate songwriters / artists or music producers who do relevant hip hop and / or R&B music.
The applicants have to be available to attend a minimum of two and a maximum of four co-creation weeks, of which one event is the Link Up in their own city. They also have to be ready to dive into a week of making music, day in, day out and to rehearse and perform a joint performance
During the co-creation camps artists from at least four different countries will meet, make music and perform during four different co-creation camps. Together they will work on songs in the studios facilitated by LEC, after which they'll work on a live show and perform these songs at a relevant festival or venue at the end of the week.
More information on how to apply can be found here. The form contains questions in regards to music aims and the vision of the participant.
The application deadline is 10 December.
LEC’s aim is to pave the way for new and innovative ways for artists to improve creatively. Professionalize and grow your network in Europe's Music Business. LEC is co-funded by Creative Europe.LEC is a brand new 7-month program with European co-creation and co-production between artists and producers from Groningen, Manchester, Aarhus and Berlin.