What is BandUp?

A Global Music Platform

BandUp offers talented musicians the chance to be discovered, nurtured and developed into a self-sustained, world touring outfit.

BandUp will run online for a few months and will culminate in live performances, panel discussions and intesive mentor sessions at showcase festivals.

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1. Auditions, Online

Dates to be confirmed

We're asking individual musicians from around the world to audition. For 20 weeks, everything happens online in the form of video auditions. We've worked out different rounds, and require different taks from the entrants.

Calling all Auditions

Entries are open globally, and we will field the 2100 entrants from 78 different countries. Everyone will submit an online audition of their choice.


Matching the top performers to collaborate with our mentors and produce actual content to be distributed on their channels.

Getting Serious

We've reduced the field, and now you have to work harder, and collaborate more intensely with the team to show us your metal.

Showcase Time

Once you reach the top 4, then you will join us a for a string of showcase festivals. Here you will kick of your career!

2. Showcases

Dates to be confirmed

Our top 4 will join the mentors and advisors at showcase festivals in Sweden, Spain, Austria, Germany, Canada and the US.



Through focussed sessions and hand-picked mentors, the top 4 will sharpen their skills and absorb tons of valuable info.



Being showcase festivals, the fans, artists and delegates would love to hear about your journey, who you are and what to expect going forth.


Live Performances

We'll pair you up with mentors and other artists to showcase your skills. Short, focussed performances will kick off your career and help build a fanbase.



Most importantly, it will be great to spend some quality time with your fellow bandmates. Being in the same city, experience touring and prep your career!

Want to know more?

Reach out to us below, and we will answer your questions, concerns and gladly hear your ideas!

We have tried to make it as easy as possible for you to reach out to us! Instant messages, email, social! Heck - we would accept smoke signals if we could!

Any questions? Drop us a message using your favorite social channel, or send an email to