A chance to apply to perform on Ujima Live Acts Stage at VegfestUK Bristol 2018

21st March 2018

As part of celebrating 10 years of broadcasting, Ujima Radio has teamed up with VegfestUK to bring you Ujima Unplugged!

Ujima Radio is looking for 10 artists to perform on the Ujima Live Acts Stage at VegfestUK Bristol on May 26-27 – if you are an upcoming artist or a local band hungry for exposure, Ujima wants to hear from you.

Ujima is looking for live acts. This can range from Jazz, Soul, Funk, Hip Hop, Reggae, indie etc.

To be entered into the draw, send an MP3 of your track, with your artist name and track title to – [email protected]

Submissions will run from the 19th March – 12th April. Then, from April 12th, Ujima listeners will be able to vote for their 10 favourite tracks and those lucky winners will play on the Ujima Live Acts Stage.

The 10 winning artists will receive a 30 – 45 minute set on the Ujima Live Acts Stage and a chance to play alongside Don Letts and Dr Meaker. The winners will also receive £100, a chance to develop themselves as an artist and on-air exposure.

Tune in to hear your tracks played on Ujima Radio with a special feature on The Chart Show with Nia every Friday from 6pm – 8pm.

Head to the VegfestUK Bristol website www.bristol.vegfest.co.uk for more details on the event, and visit www.bristol.vegfest.co.uk/tickets to buy tickets in advance.

Also, fill in Ujima’s Online Survey for your chance to WIN a pair of tickets to VegfestUK Bristol.

What’s on at VegfestUK Bristol 2018

VegfestUK’s longest-running event in Bristol moves to the Ashton Gate stadium (home of Bristol City football and rugby clubs) on May Bank Holiday weekend May 26th 27th 2018. The event is set to experience a significant makeover from its previous outdoor guise, with an In-house Restaurant serving 3-course vegan meals, a vegan Pizzeria / Bar, an outdoor VegfestUK “fan village” with street food caterers, around 30 Traders and Live Music from 2 stages to complement the indoor mix of around 220 Stalls, Talks, Cookery demos and a Kids Area during the day, followed by Comedy, Magicians, an  Electro Swing Lounge, a Blues Lounge and a Deep Chill area in the evenings.

Advance tickets are now on sale at www.bristol.vegfest.co.uk/tickets with BUY ONE GET ONE HALF PRICE offers running until the end of April.

Join the Facebook event at https://www.facebook.com/events/713055975565881/