We are looking for the opening act for Roger Creager at Shivaree on June 1st. Artists will be judged by Zack and Jim of Waco 100. The winners will be offered a paid contract to play a 45 minute set at Shivaree on the Gatesville square.
We will also be selecting a crowd favorite based on votes from the audience, $1/vote. Entry into the event is $10. Each paid entry also gets a ticket to see Branded Heart play later that evening.
- Competitors may be solo artists or bands, and they must use instruments. The Shivaree committee have final approval rights on all entries.
- The Shivaree committee and Bare Bones are providing sound and a drum kit. Bands must use the equipment provided.
- Bands may only bring their own instruments, except drum kits. Please contact the Chamber prior to the event for any special considerations.
- Bands will present 2 songs to the judges, with a maximum time limit of 10 minutes. There will be a 10 minute turn around between bands.
- Cost of entry is $25 in advance and after April 10th $35. Family and friends of band members will have to pay entry fees at the door.
- Bands must check in one hour prior to their scheduled slot. Day of entries must check in at 11 am the day of the event.
- The band line up will be posted on the Shivaree Facebook Page on Thursday, April 11th. Performance times will be assigned based on when applications are submitted.
- The winner of Shivaree Star will be the paid opening act for Roger Creager on June 1, 2019. They will play a 45 minute act at 7 pm on the Square in Gatesville.
- A band will also win crowd favorite. Fans in the crowd at Bare Bones can vote for their favorite artists. Each vote is $1. The crowd favorite will play a short acoustic set prior to the winner of Shivaree Star on June 1, 2019.
For more information please contact the Gatesville Chamber at 254-865-2617, visit the Shivaree Facebook page, or email the Chamber at firstname.lastname@example.org.