Glastonbury 2016 Emerging Talent Competition Announced

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Details of this year’s Glastonbury Emerging Talent Competition have been announced.

The competition is free to enter and the winners will walk away with a £5000 award from the PRS for Music Foundation, and more importantly the winner will be grace one of the main stages at this year’s Festival. Two runners-up will receive £2500.

The competition is open for one week only from 9am next Monday (January 18th) To enter, acts must supply a link to one of their own tracks on SoundCloud, as-well as a link to a video of themselves performing live (a bedroom recording will do). To enter follow this link

Previous winners include Declan McKenna, Izzy Bizu and Isaiah Dreads.

We’ll leave the final word to co-organiser Emily Eavis: “New music has always been a huge part of what we do at Glastonbury, and the Emerging Talent Competition has become an incredible way for us to discover – and help draw attention to – the very latest talent.”