Venice Beach Music Fest 2017. An Afternoon of Music and Art on Venice Beach

Instructions for bands that would like to perform at Venice Beach Music Fest 12

Thank you for your interest in booking the VBMF 12. We will accept submissions through March 31, 2017.

Please be aware that there is only a minimal stipend for expenses for performers who are not national acts that we solicit. Please clearly state if you are able to donate a performance or what remuneration is required for your performance. If you are willing to play any time slot on the day of the show, Saturday August 26, 2017, please submit the following information in physical and electronic formats:

Please send a physical package including:

- Commercial copy of your CD(with contact info written on the CD)

- List of venues played and attendance at your shows from the past 12 months

- Band bio

- Band press photo

- Information about existing sponsor relationships that you can bring to the table with a booking

- Requested payment or offer of donation of performance

- On outside of package, please write: YOUR BAND NAME and VBMF 12 2017.

Mail package to :
Venice Beach Music Fest 12
c/o Milton Rosenberg
3715 Pacific Ave #2
Marina Del Rey CA 90292

In addition to hard copy, please submit your info by email also! This allows us to move quickly to add you to the Web site if you are booked.

Send an email to with a subject line saying:
"Formally Submitting insertyourbandnamehere for VBMF 12 consideration"

In the email, please include:
- band bio
- promo pic
- links and urls to press
- contact phone
- contact email
- one mp3 that can be used for promotion of show.

- Information about existing sponsor relationships that you can bring to the table with a booking

- List of shows and attendance for past year
- Requested payment or donating the set

Please send both the hard copy and the email and we will carefully review your submission. Incomplete submissions will not be reviewed.

We will be making our lineup decisions for Venice Beach Music Fest 12 in May 2017.

Thank you for your support and interest in the annual Venice Beach Music Fest.

Milton Rosenberg, festival producer

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