Open Call

Would you like to perform at So What’s Next Around Town 2024?

Once again this year So What’s Next invites upcoming artists and bands to join us for So What’s Next Around Town. A variety of acts will be selected to present their music during our showcase program on Sunday Nov 2 2024. Around Town is part of So What’s Next Jazz Festival Eindhoven and takes place on various locations and stages in the city of Eindhoven.

The deadline for submissions is august 15 2024!

  • Biography artist + bandphoto’s
  • 3 soundcloud and/or spotify tracks
  • You Tube videos of live footage

Terms and conditions open call

  • Registrations for the Open Call of So What’s Next Around Town 2024 is only possible through the dedicated registration procedure on the So What’s Next website
  • The artist agrees to abide with the regulations as set out in these terms and conditions
  • The will be no correspondence related to the selection procedure and/or jury decision
  • So What’s Next pays an artistic showcase fee of 162,50 euro per person for the showcase performance with a limit of 650 euro per band.
  • The festival venue will provide a nutritious lunch and drinks around the performance
  • Travel expenses are not covered by the festival
  • All artists use the So What’s Next backline
  • Drummers can use their own snare, cymbals and kick
  • Bass Players can use their own top/combo
  • The festival retains the right to make audio/visual recordings during the performances for
  • Promotional purposes

Rabo so who’s next talent award

Performing artists compete for the Rabo So Who’s Next Talent Award for the most original act. The award consists of a cash prize, an award and a stage spot at the next edition of So What’s Next. An expert jury will decide the winner of the award.