Musicians Registration & Info

When there are so many festivals and other public events out there, why participate in the Taste of WGBH Food & Wine Festival? For starters, you are supporting the #1 producer of independent public television and radio content in the country, as well as a local broadcaster.  We strive to be a sustainable and educational event, while offering you exclusive opportunities to engage and build your audience. Specifically, participation offers:

  • Band bio and photo included on website
  • Opportunities to appear in national and local ad campaigns
  • Opportunities to engage with television and radio personalities
  • Opportunities to be featured in editorial articles about the festival and related content
  • Opportunities to be invited to participate in special exclusive engagement opportunities, including live demos and book signings as applicable
  • Opportunities to sell merchandise onsite
  • Your logo or band name with a  link to your site on the festival website
  • Band photo and name included in printed program distributed to 3500 attendees
  • Social Media mentions as opportunities are available

WE PROVIDE:

  • Stage area
  • Sound amplification equipment (2 Speakers flanking stage)
  • Sound Engineer
  • Lighting
  • 3 mics
  • 2 monitors
  • Music Stands
  • Onsite Greenroom  and refreshments

YOU PROVIDE BY September 1:

  • Vector Logo for use in all marketing
  • High res band/artist headshot
  • Brief band bio
  • Completed Registration
  • W9

YOU PROVIDE BY SEPTEMBER 15:

  • Names for your guest list (one for each musician performing)

LOCATION:

Load-in takes place at 1 Guest Street, Boston, behind the building, next to Newbury Comics. Look for the sign that says "ARTIST SIGN IN."

LOAD-IN, SOUND CHECK, and SET TIMES:

If you need more time for sound check, please provide advanced notice.

Chef's Gala • 10/5/2017• 6-10pm

  • Load-in after 3pm
  • SOUND CHECK at 4:30/5:00pm
  • Band 1 in Calderwood Studio- Set time 6pm
  • DJ 1 in Fraser Performance Studio- Set time 6pm

Artisan Taste • 10/7/2017 • 3-9pm

  • Load-in between 12-2pm
  • SOUND CHECK on main Music Stage all bands
  • Band 1- Sound Check at 2:45pm, Set time 3:30pm
  • Band 2- Sound Check at 2:20pm, Set time 5:15pm
  • Band 3- Sound Check at 1:45pm, Set time 7pm

Brunch Bar • 10/8/2017 • 11am-2pm

  • Load-in after 8am
  • SOUND CHECK on main Music Stage at 10am
  • Band 1- Set time 11am

Food Fight • 10/8/2017 • 5-8pm

  • Load-in after 2pm (other event will be in progress)
  • SOUND CHECK on main Music Stage at 3pm
  • DJ 1- Set time 5pm

See Terms and Conditions Here

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