Celebrating 17 years as one of Southern Ontario's most renowned independent music events, S.C.E.N.E. Music Festival will return to downtown St. Catharines on Sunday, June 24, 2012 featuring 140+ performers across multiple stages and venues. Artist submission forms are now available online at the official S.C.E.N.E. Music Festival website at: www.scenemusicfestival.com. Submissions can also be made via Sonicbids (complete details on the S.C.E.N.E. website). The deadline date for submitting applications is Friday, April 13, 2012 (no exceptions).
S.C.E.N.E. (the St. Catharines Event for New music Entertainment) is one of the largest annual, one-day, all-ages music festivals in Canada, and a premiere destination for showcasing quality independent music. The festival attracts over 6,000 fans to downtown St. Catharines each year, and is a hotbed for up-and-coming musical talent across all genres, featuring both Canadian and international talent.
Past performers include Bedouin Soundclash, City and Colour, Down With Webster, The Creepshow, Saint Alvia, Alexisonfire, Jason Collett (Broken Social Scene), The Midway State, Billy Talent, Arkells, Constantines, Lights, Teenage Head, illScarlett, Cancer Bats, Attack in Black, Shad, Silverstein, and many of the best and brightest talents in independent music today.