ANCHOR 2018 applications now open

Applications for ANCHOR - Reeperbahn Festival International Music Award 2018 are now open! 

Only acts confirmed for the festival can apply through the festival’s promoter online database.

Deadline for application is 12 July 2018.

The ANCHOR is part of Reeperbahn Festival, Europe’s largest club festival, and industry platform.
The competition starts with an opening event on 19 September and concludes in an Award Ceremony on 22 September. A jury of prominent musicians and experts judges the live show played at Reeperbahn Festival.

Nomination process

The ANCHOR Board consisting of international representatives of music industry associations, experts and journalists reviews the applicants.
From all applicants, 8-10 acts will be nominated by 15 August.

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