First round of artists announced for the Emerging Artists Fund with PledgeMusic
Together with PledgeMusic we’re delighted to announce the first set of artists to benefit from the Emerging Artists Fund partnership. In total, 8 new artists and acts have been selected to receive funding and launch their own PledgeMusic campaign.
The full list of Round 1 winners are;
Emily Mae Winters http://www.emilymaewinters.com/
Mansion of Snakes https://mansionofsnakes.bandcamp.com/
The 2nd round is open now with the deadline for submitted applications being 6.00pm on Friday 7th September 2018.
Speaking of the of the programme to date, Luke Arthur of PledgeMusic said;
“Always gratifying to be part of a process that directly helps new and developing artists move ahead in their career. Together with PRS Foundation, PledgeMusic looks forward to working with the very worthy list of winners and building on the initiative in the next round of the Emerging Artists Fund.”
PRS Foundation’s Senior Grants and Programmes Manager, Joe Frankland said, “Huge congratulations to the eight talented artists being supported in this first round of the Emerging Artists Fund. It’s fantastic to be working with PledgeMusic on this innovative approach to supporting artists to get to that next step in their career. I’m looking forward to following each artists’ campaign and the impact this support will have.