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Visa For Music call for applications for 2020 Africa music meeting

Visa for MusicVisa For Music has a goal to highlight the artistic creation of Africa and the Middle-East.

Born out of the lack of visibility for African and Middle-Eastern artists at an international level, the annual music industry meeting seeks to increase the visibility of music from Morocco, Africa and around the world.

Each year, 30 artists or groups are selected by a jury to perform in front of various industry professionals.

In its 7th edition, applications are open for Visa For Music 2020 and the deadline is 31 March 2020.

How to apply

To apply, interested candidates can complete this online form. Applications are open to all artists, including those who have already applied for previous editions of Visa For Music but were not selected.


  • Bands must have been active for at least a year and stage experience will be considered.
  • Applicants must be over 18 years old.
  • Bands’ performances should not exceed 45 minutes and are aimed at music professionals.

For the selected artists, Visa For Music will cover the following for a maximum of eight people:

  • Accommodation in a twin room for a maximum of two nights (breakfast included) for international groups and a maximum of one night (breakfast included) for Moroccan groups.
  • Catering (max three days).
  • Venue for showcases.
  • Equipment for performances.
  • All local travel related to the show.
  • Artist accreditations giving access to the shows valid for the entire duration of the event.
  • Inclusion in the official catalogue and presence on the official website of the event.

Sending the application file (Albums, Press Kit, Technical rider) by post to the following address is highly appreciated:

Visa For Music, N’ 3, Imm 2, Rue Soussa, Hassan – Rabat 10 000, Morocco.

To prevent your shipment from being held at customs, make sure you write clearly on the outside of your package – “for promotional use only”. APPLY HERE


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