NOVUS Music Incubator'18

NOVUS music incubator is back – more mature, more curious, and international, it’s looking for the most exciting acts from the BALTIC countries. Yes, you got that right – Lithuanians, Latvians and Estonians are going to compete for the best band title at NOVUS.

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LIETUVIŲ grupių grupių registracija:

Registration for LATVIANS and ESTONIANS:


    The project is searching for a new talent and provides an opportunity for musicians to perform on a professional setting at Art Factory LOFTAS. Contest participants, evaluated by music industry experts, will receive various prizes, honour and opportunity to attract and captivate huge audiences.


    NOVUS competition for up and coming bands seeks not only to discover, but also to encourage the most promising music talents.


    Free educational seminars about music industry. The seminars consists of interviews and discussions were music industry professionals will help bands to search for the inspiration, knowledge and information regarding various relevant topics.


    - Song recording at a professional Muzikinis Cechas recording studio.
    - A proffesional music video;
    - An opportunity to play at “Loftas Fest”;
    - Special prizes by CONVERS;
    - Selected project management and communication services provided by artist management agency "Tilto namai";
    - Also, an opportunity to be the opening act for popular bands at “Loftas”;
    - Kudos and attention (not only from fans, but also from the industry professionals!)
    - Any many more.


    CONTEST: Benas Aleksandavičius, "ba." band leader.

    SEMINARS: Info coming soon.

    JUDGE PANEL: Info coming soon.


    WHEN: June - July
    WHERE: Art Factory Loftas, Vilnius
    STAGES: act selection stages, 2 semi-finals, 1 grand final.


    Every act has no more than 15 minutes to perform their music.

    Participants must perform only their original material.

    Every Thursday competing acts will announce their invitation video to their Tuesday performance on the Facebook event page. The act that gets the greatest number of Likes will perform the last, while the act with fewest Likes on their invitation will perform first.

    NOVUS music industry experts team will vote according to the quality of the performance, musical creativity, stage presence, and self-promotion before the event.

    The competing will be recorded and a video of one song by every act will be shot and uploaded to NOVUS Youtube channel every week; the songs will be chosen by the acts.

    The acts will be contacted personally regarding their transition to the following steps of the competition.


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    Goda Pereckaitė

    Project Manager

    +370 650 57 529