Applications For European World of Bluegrass

by | 11 Oct, 2011

European World of Bluegrass

European World of BluegrassWant to play at the European World of Bluegrass Festival 2012?

Join the EWOB on 17th to 19th May, 2012.  EWOB want to see your band on the EWOB stage and  applications close on 1st December 1, 2011. No extension will be possible.

What’s in it for you?

  • Your band can compete for the European Bluegrass Band Awards and the EWOB Audience Popularity Awards!
  • Your bluegrass band gets to perform with great touring bands from the USA & Canada.
  • Showcase your band for European bluegrass festival & concert organizers, agents, managers, radio DJs, & music press – a great investment in your band’s future.
  • Meet & jam with wonderful musicians from around the world
  • Take part in the excellent EWOB workshops – a virtual bluegrass music school at every EWOB Festival

For all necessary info, please go to  In the center of the Home page, you can find links to all application (Sign-Up: Bands) and musician info (Festival Info > Band/Musician FAQ).

Some rules to follow:

  • Please do NOT send links for online/digital music downloads, MySpace, YouTube, mp3s, etc.
  • All bands must send 4 CDs with the materials listed on the website – even former #1 European Bluegrass Bands. After band choice is complete, your CDs will be sent to radio programs promoting EWOB and European bluegrass.
  • Remember: part of your application goes by mail/ post and part by email, so please read all the instructions at > Sign-Up > Bands.

EWOB does not take bookings from agents & managers of artists who do not play bluegrass music, please do not contact them. The EWOB Festival is only for bluegrass and bluegrass-related music.