Support Band/Artist Sign-up

Provide your details below for your chance to rock the big stage at a Fake Festival as a support band. Original/covers bands only please, tribute bands are invite only.

There is no fee for playing, but you do get drink tokens and tickets. Do it for the experience and exposure!

How to rock a Fake Festival

Have you got what it takes to rock your local Fake Festival? There is a big stage, professional PA/lighting and getting on for a couple of thousand audience!

If you'd like to perform we will need you to promote your appearance at the Festival using your own social groups and prove your fan-base to us.

Seasoned Fake Festival professionals the Really Hot Chili Peppers show us how it's done in the following video.

What we require of you

  • You should have large amount of Facebook likes, over 500 preferably (by 10 weeks before the festival date).
  • A photograph would be very helpful as would a website link so that we can hear your material.
  • If successful, you must promote the Festival you are performing at through your online presence once a week, every week, for at least 10 weeks leading up to the Festival.
  • You must only apply to one Fake Festival tour date a season (year).

Play request

Enter details as accurately as possible as they will be used to generate and mail out your play contract if you're succesful. We keep submissions on record for subsequent seasons.
Band profile
  • Enter the full address which includes the "http://" part.

  • You must have a Facebook page to apply. Enter the full address which includes the "http://" part.

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  • Short summary of what you'll perform (type of music, inspiration, covers) that we'll use to promote you. Our customers don't need to know where you've played, why you should play at a Fake Fest, if you're available for hire etc. Please don't just paste in your standard blurb.

  • Select the file, it will be uploaded when you click 'Send request'.

Contact details
  • The main person we'll be dealing with.

  • So we can send your access tickets.

  • In case there's an urgent problem or to confirm availability.

  • Where we can mail the contracts to.

Support slot
  • We will only accept your submission to one Fake Festival.