Wide Days are expanding their showcase programme, offering more opportunities than ever before for artists, bands DJs and composers based in Scotland, offering the chance to perform to Scottish and international music industry deluges and fans. 


Wide Days is set to take place in Edinburgh on the 1st/2nd/3rd of May 2024 offering a full conference programme of music industry education, networking and showcase performances. Tickets are available here.


Talent Development Programme

Four acts will be selected by a panel of international music industry and media to take part in a year-round package of career mentoring, support and workshops alongside showcasing at Wide Days on Wednesday 1st May 2024.


Deadline: Friday 3rd November 2023 at Midnight.


For more information, click here.

To apply, click here.


New From Scotland Showcase

A selection of emerging artists will be programmed to perform as part of a multi-venue showcase on the Thursday and Friday of Wide Days. Artists will also have access to the full conference programme, a pre-event briefing.


Deadline: Friday 1st March 2024 at Midnight.


For more information, click here.

To apply, click here.


Further Information

  • You must be currently based in Scotland, and making original music.
  • You are welcome to apply for both opportunities but must fill in both applications to be considered.
  • Due to the high volume of applications received, unfortunately, it is not possible to provide feedback. 
  • If you require additional support or would like to apply by video, please see the accessibility section below for full info.



Applications to showcase will also be accepted in video or audio recording format. 

  • Guidance can be found below, along with a document containing all the application questions.
  • You must ensure all questions from the applications are covered.
  • You must upload your video or audio file via the form linked in the ‘application questions’ document, and you must also complete the additional fields in the form.

Plain Text Guidance + Video/Audio Application Forms


If you require any additional assistance with your application, please contact hello@widedays.com