Would you like to be part of Mad Cool Festival 2018 Line up?
In order to promote and support emerging talent, Mad Cool, together with Mahou will choose nine bands that will perform at Mad Cool Festival 2018.
*Please read our terms & conditions for more information an prizes.
If you would like to participate, please read carefully our terms & conditions and sign up as soon as posible.
We wish you good luck!
- Entries will be accepted online from Tuesday, April 3 until Tuesday April 17th at 23:59 by filling in all the information required (name, last name, style, number of people on stage, socials etc)
Also, upload a video of you or your band/solo act, performing one of your songs (please note we do not accept covers, it must be original sound recordings).
Aesthetic quality of the video wont be taken into consideration, please don’t worry about this aspect.
- Share a tweet or post on your Instagram using the hashtag #MahouCoolTalent and mentioning @madcoolfestival. It is mandatory to share a tweet or Instagram post so you can make it to the next round. We will check it out! Otherwise you will be disqualified.
- From Wednesday April 18th until Sunday April 22nd a professional music industry jury will choose 50 bands that will make it to the next round.
Jury is formed by:
- Ángel Alonso - International Label Manager Warner Bros /Atlantic/ Parlophone
- Daniel López - Mondosonoro
- Daniel Marín - Costello Club
- Fernando Navarro - El País
- Inma Grass - Altafonte
- Javier Arnáiz - Director Mad Cool Festival
- Javier Dean - A & R Warner Chapell
- Keina García – Artica Management
- Leire Alcalde - A&R Sony ATV
- Nuria Rico – Live Nation
- Paloma Sánchez - Directora Sol Música
- Paz Vila- Product Manager Sony Music
- Sara Quintela - Subterfuge Records
- Víctor Portugal - Cultura Rock Publishing
- On Monday April 23rd we will announce the 50 bands that will make it to the next round: the popular vote. It will be then, when the next phase starts so your fans and friends can start voting you from Tuesday April 24th till Tuesday May 1 at 23:59h.
Ask your friends to vote you and to give you all their support! Only they can make you go to the final!
- On Wednesday May 2nd we will announce the 15 more voted bands/solo acts that will make it to the final. We will contact each of you by email.
- On May 7, 8 & 9th the final will be held in Madrid. The 15 chosen bands/solo acts will need to come and perform a maximum of 15 min each (exact time to be determined with stage manager). Professional Jury will choose the 9 bands that will perform at Mad Cool Festival 2018.
Concerts will he held at the following venues:
Monday May 7th- Galileo Galilei Club
Tuesday May 8th- Clamores Club
Wednesday 9th Costello Club