EMERGING TALENT COMPETITION
24 November / 7:30 pm
CALLING ALL MUSICIANS, SINGERS AND BANDS ACROSS THE UAE!
Do you have what it takes to perform at the 2016 Yasalam festival? If you’re ready to wow the crowds, it’s time to gear up for the most highly fueled, unmissable music competition of your career. The Emerging Talent Competition is returning with the opportunity for you to take the stage alongside the festival’s international superstars and rise to fame while receiving incredible exposure and mentoring.
Registration for the competition is now closed; don’t miss the finale at Beats on the Beach on 24th November
What happens next?
The judges have selected their top 3 finalists who will perform on the famous Beats on the Beach stage in front of a panel of judges on 24th November 2016, where the superstar winner will be announced.
Rev up for the big time
But it doesn’t end here. The winner of this year’s Emerging Talent Competition will then go on to secure year-long house band residency in The Village, du Arena in 2016 and 2017 as well as at the After-Race Concerts 2016. Incredible talent deserves incredible exposure .
Reiner’s work includes composition and sound design, production and mixing for many artists from the region. He is known for his bestselling indie albums in the UAE and music compositions.
Bill is a leading figure in music and arts programming. Called “one of the most influential figures in the New York live-music business” by The New York Times, Bragin brings extensive experience, creativity, and his own unique multidisciplinary vision to the role.
Oliver is part of the first ever electronic music act to be signed to a major label in the Middle East. This English electronic music duo consists of Greg Stainer & Olly Wood.
Rania is the Vice President Marketing and Promotions at Universal Music MENA overseeing marketing communication and strategic partnerships.
Rania holds an extensive practice in music marketing with strong industry knowledge and relationships, talent acquisition, artist relations, digital media, branded content and activations.
TOP 3 FINALISTS
TOP TEN SHORTLISTED ARTISTS AND BANDS