Local Artist showdown is a music competition in Lansing, IL. During this competition, local artists and bands will have 10 minutes to perform their best 2-3 song set. Performers and bands will be seen by a panel of judges (like American Idol/America's Got Talent) and compete for a chance to win recording time at Visible Music College Studio in Lansing, IL. The top 3 contestants from Friday night will each get a 20 minute performance time, Saturday afternoon, on the main stage at Fox Pointe during the fest. These sets will start at 1:30pm. A grand prize winner will then be chosen from the 3 performances Saturday afternoon. This winner will be awarded an 8-hour recording session at Visible Music College.
Deadline to submit: September 28. If you are selected to perform, you will be notified on October 3. **Line up and time slots will be announced on Friday, October 5th. Contestants must come to the venue at 5:00 pm, Friday October 5, to check-in and get your performance time.
By submitting this application you are entering to be one of the contestants. Due to limited space, not all applicants will have the opportunity to play. But there are more open mic nights and other opportunities to perform at Visible in Lansing, so stay up to date with our concert series.