Cape Town

The Coffee Music Project will be Launching in Cape Town in February 2018.

 

Applications for the inaugural Coffee Music Project in Cape Town are now open. Please read through the information below and apply here.

 

Application deadline: Friday 26 January 2018

 

Prizes

Winner – 1st Place

  • Official First Place Trophy
  • R20,000 cash
  • Headlining slot at The Cape Town Coffee Festival 2018
  • 2 x VIP Tickets to The Cape Town Coffee Festival
  • An all-expenses-paid trip to London to perform at The London Coffee Festival 2018 from 12-15 April 2018*
  • Studio recording session for the winning original song at Metropolis Music in London
  • Performance slot at The London Coffee Festival 2018
  • 2 x VIP Tickets to The London Coffee Festival
  • Winning original song featured on The Coffee Music Project London 2018 album
  • Coffee Music Project goody bag
  • Promotion via social media channels and media partners (Coffee Music Project, London Coffee Festival, Cape Town Coffee Festival)

*Please note, in order to claim this prize you must be available to perform at The London Coffee Festival from the 12-15 of April 2018 and three days before or after. You must also be in possession of a valid passport. If you are not available on these dates or are not able to travel there will be no substitute dates or prize will be offered. 

 

2 Runners-up

  • Official runners-up trophy
  • Guaranteed performance slot at The Cape Town Coffee Festival 2018
  • 2 x VIP Tickets to The Cape Town Coffee Festival
  • Coffee Music Project goody bag
  • One song featured on The Coffee Music Project 2018 album
  • Promotion via social media channels and media partners (Coffee Music Project, London Coffee Festival, Cape Town Coffee Festival)

 

Eligibility

  • All participants must be over 18 years old
  • All songs performed throughout the competition must be radio friendly and no longer than 4 minutes long
  • All musicians who make it through to the live shows will be required to write and perform an original song relating to ‘Coffee’
  • Maximum 4 band members
  • No drums (percussion only, i.e. Cajon), no guitar/bass amps
  • All participants must be available for the dates of The London Coffee Festival, from 12-15 April 2018, and three days before or after in order to be eligible for the first prize.
  • All participants must be in possession of a valid passport to be eligible for the first prize.

All participants must be available from 17.30 until 23:00 on the dates of the competition, listed below.

 

Dates

Preliminary Rounds

Venue: TBC

Dates: TBC

 

Finals

Venue: TBC

Date: TBC

 

The Cape Town Coffee Festival

All finalists must be available to perform at The Cape Town Coffee Festival 2018

Venue: City Hall, Darling Street Cape Town CBD

Dates: 24-25 February 2018