One Step Beyond 2017 2
Lamp House Music are delighted to announce the return of a FREE music project for 16-25 year olds…
‘One Step Beyond’ is back!
Supported by Creative Scotland, ‘One Step Beyond 2017′ offers free places for youth bands and solo artists based in East Lothian and Midlothian, to help you take your music career to the next level.
Running in July 2017, ‘One Step Beyond’ is ideal for solo artists / bands who have been involved in music for some time but are looking for more experience and expertise to help crack that next, all important stage.
Each band or solo artist will:
– Record two songs in professional recording studio – Edinburgh College
– Take part in various Music Industry Workshops
– Have a professional photo-shoot
– Have an artist/band logo professionally designed
– Perform in Live Performance Showcase at Edinburgh College to music industry experts
– Leave with a bespoke Electronic Press Kit – a valuable promotional tool to support your future musical career
Each band or solo artist can expect to:
– Develop as a band / artist
– Enjoy working in professional music settings
– Work with music industry experts throughout the entire project
– Gain valuable insight into the music industry
– Grow in confidence and ability
– Develop better understanding of the Scottish music scene and music as a career aspiration
As part of this ambitious project, in addition to our industry experts, Lamp House Music will be working with several partners – involving students from Edinburgh College – providing them with valuable experience working in a professional creative industry context, and also working alongside East Lothian Council, ELjam (East Lothian Youth Music Forum), Midlothian Council plus high schools throughout East and Mid Lothians.
To apply for ‘One Step Beyond 2017′ you as a solo artist / you and all of your bandmates, MUST meet the following criteria –
– Solo artist / at least one member of the band – must live in East Lothian or Midlothian
– There are two weeks to choose from – you / all members of your band must be able to attend one Monday, plus two other days that week. Failure to attend on any day, by any person, risks complete exclusion of artist/entire band, from remainder of project.
– ALL solo artists / members of ALL bands – must be available to perform at the (daytime) Live Showcase Performance on Friday 11th August 2017 and stay for the duration of the day (approx 10am-3pm).
– Solo artists and Bands will be working in several different locations throughout the course of the project. ‘One Step Beyond’ can refund anyone travelling by bus between locations. Plus, where possible, Lamp House Music will provide transport using it’s Haddington base as a main pick-up / drop-off point. Willingness to travel and be proactive in making travel arrangements is necessary.
– We are looking for enthusiasm and a mature attitude from all solo artists and band members. This will be an incredible experience – please only apply if you are willing to make the most of it.
Applications must be received by Sunday 4th June 2017,