Applications are Open for Mondo.NYC 2019


Mondo.NYC 2019, October 15–18 in New York City, is the place where emerging artists and their business representatives can learn, network, market and perform for international industry executives, media, brands, cultural/government personnel and super‑passionate NYC fans.

Group Performance

We are NYC’s only global showcase festival, presenting live music from multiple music genres from around the world in iconic NYC venues.

Important Information —  Please Read:

  1. There is no charge to apply to play at Mondo.NYC 2019. Please apply only once.
  2. Mondo is proud to feature all music genres.
  3. We invite local, domestic and international artists to apply.
  4. If selected to play, your performance will be part of an industry showcase festival and is not a paid performance.
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  1. Showcase performances will be scheduled the evenings of October 15-18, 2019, typically between the hours of 7pm and 1am, at official Mondo venue affiliates.
  2. All artists/band members and up to two additional members of their touring/rights/representation team will be offered complimentary tickets to the Mondo 2019 conference and other showcase performances. (Access to all Mondo events is subject to venue capacity, door policies and minimum age requirements.)
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  1. For performing members of non-US artists, securing visas or other required travel-related documentation is your responsibility.
  2. All official Mondo performances will be promoted across our media channels and those of our partners.
  3. Mondo does not offer payment for travel and accommodations nor any additional equipment or gear other than each venue’s standard backline. Accordingly, if selected, you will be responsible for all related costs.
  1. By clicking “SEND” and submitting this application, all submitting artists are authorizing Mondo.NYC and its “Apply to Play” artist submission platform sponsor to contact you via the submitted artist email. Only artist name, artist email, genre/subgenre, city, state, country and band members shall be used for this purpose. Other contact details shall only be used by Mondo.NYC to contact artists who are invited and subsequently agree to perform at Mondo.NYC 2019. You may unsubscribe to any such communications at any time.


Deadline is July 31, 2019

Click here to apply