ChicagoMade 2017 Music A&R Auditions

Saturday, October 28, 2017 • 1-4:30pm

Chicago Cultural Center, Claudia Cassidy Theater

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ChicagoMade 2017 A&R Auditions is a DCASE program that provides Chicagoland based artists and bands the opportunity to showcase their work live in front of A&R executives from major and independent record labels.

Come enjoy the performances and root on our local talents at the Claudia Cassidy Theater on the 2nd floor of the Chicago Cultural Center!

Both solo artists and bands are invited to apply FREE of charge. All artists and bands must submit an application to be considered. A committee of industry professionals will review all submissions based on the criteria below and will choose artists/bands to fill a very limited number of audition slots.

*One artist or group will be chosen to perform at the Taste of Chicago 2018

 

*DCASE does not guarantee any outcomes from the auditions. If interested, the labels involved will contact participants directly *DCASE does not guarantee any outcomes from the auditions. If interested, the labels involved will contact participants directly

 
The deadline to apply has passed.

 

Special Guest Host

Chicago's very own, "The Boy Illinois"

"The Boy Illinois" a 2016 ChicagoMade A&R auditions Alumni and is now signed to Bornleaders/Priority/Capital Records.

 

A&R Executives Participating

Laurel Kittleson

A&R Director, Big Machine Label Group

 

Sterling Simms

Director of Creative, Universal Music Publishing Group

     

Zeke Hirschberg

A&R, 300 Entertainment

 

Ashish Chutei

A&R, 300 Entertainment

 

Selected Auditioning Artists

Emily Blue Jess Godwin Marina City Zigtebra Bella Button
Terry Got Fired Clique James Ausar Emann and Jojo Kirk Luye
Matt Muse NDPNDNT Adam Ness Anthony Pavel Dani Isaily
RJ Collins        

 

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Chicago Cultural Center

Chicago Cultural Center
Claudia Cassidy Theater, 2nd Floor North
78 E. Washington St.
Chicago, IL 60602


FREE Admission


Building Hours:

  • Monday–Friday, 10am–7pm
  • Saturday–Sunday, 10am–5pm

Closed Holidays:

  • Thanksgiving Day (Nov.  23)
  • Christmas Day (Dec. 25)

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