SHARPE is a festival & conference showcasing fresh music from Slovakia, Europe and beyond. It will take place on 24-25th April 2020 in Bratislava at the cultural hub Nová Cvernovka which draws artists from all sorts of backgrounds (design, architecture, film, visual arts, music etc.).
The two-day event aims to present about 50 artists on 6 stages. Genre-wise, it is focused on anything from experimental electronic artists, post-club music, fuzzy indie bands, shoegaze, jazz and more. In the past two editions, the program has featured the likes of Andrea Belfi, Svin, Manon Meurt, Isama Zing, Katarína Máliková, Sisa Fehér, Catastrofy, FVLCRVM and others.
During the day, there will be a conference with panels, workshops, keynote, speedmeetings and listening sessions with international guests and speakers. Most music professionals will be from Slovakia, Czech Republic, Austria, Hungary and Poland. But we will also have guests from UK, Netherlands, Germany, Switzerland and other countries, all speaking about topics relevant to the audience with passion and interest in music.
If you feel like being part of the event, please apply below.*
*By applying you agree to the following conditions: We can offer an artist fee ranging from 150 – 250 EUR + accommodation for one night, catering, basic backline and access to the conference part for all band members and the representative (manager) of the artist.