May 13th, 2021

What is the Arts Lead Sheet? It is a resource for finding grants, jobs, opportunities in the arts. It started as an ad-hoc e-mail list a few years. We are now bringing it back as a feature on FEMMUSIC. It is not restricted to music but encompasses all of the arts. Miss something? Look at the archives at: 

https://femmusic.com/wp/index.php/category/the-arts-lead-sheet/

Grants

Australian Government Musickeeper & Crewkeeper Crisis Relief Grants

https://supportact.org.au/get-help/musickeeper-and-crewkeeper-crisis-relief-grants/

Music For Change Award

https://prsfoundation.com/2021/04/20/the-arts-foundation-announces-the-music-for-change-award-supported-by-prs-foundation/

Sonic Soul – June 1, 2021 Deadline

https://sonicsoul.online/

Women Make Music Fund – Deadline June 14

https://prsfoundation.com/funding-support/funding-music-creators/all-career-levels/women-make-music-2/

PRS Awards, Grants & Funds – Bookmark this page – UK

https://prsfoundation.com/funding-support/deadlines/

Girls Irate – Get Heard – UK  – Deadline May 31, 2021

https://www.girlsirate.com/get-heard/

Snape Residencies

https://snapemaltings.co.uk/music/residencies/

Boricaus Letters – Puerto Rican Writers Scholarship

www.letrasboricuas.org

Jobs

Sound and Music, Finance Manager –  UK – Deadline May 17, 2021

https://soundandmusic.org/opportunity/sound-and-music-finance-manager/

Music Production Instructor – Los Angeles

https://www.shesaid.so/jobs/music-production-instructor-icon-collective-college-of-music

Licensing & Business Administration Coordinator – New York

https://www.shesaid.so/jobs/licensing-business-administration-coordinator-low-profile-new-york-usa

Label Manager – London, UK

https://www.shesaid.so/jobs/label-manager-anjunadeep-london-uk

Digital Content Creator – London, UK

https://www.shesaid.so/jobs/digital-content-creator-supernature-london-uk

Manufacturing Coordinator – Remote, UK

https://www.shesaid.so/jobs/manufacturing-coordinator-ninja-tune

Warner Music Group, Director Digital & Streaming – London, UK

https://www.shesaid.so/jobs/director-digital-streaming-ada-warner-music-group

Asst Manager, Writer & PR – Berlin, Germany

https://www.shesaid.so/jobs/assistant-manager-writer-publisher-relations-kobalt

Product Manager – London, UK

https://www.shesaid.so/jobs/product-manager-catalogue-recordings-bmg

PT Virtual Label Manager – Remote, US

https://www.shesaid.so/jobs/part-time-virtual-label-manager-lightning

PT Virtual Social Media Manager – Remote, US

https://www.shesaid.so/jobs/part-time-virtual-social-media-manager-content-strategist-lightning

Marketing Director- UK/Europe – London, UK

https://www.shesaid.so/jobs/marketing-director-uk-europe-secretly-group

Operation Manager – Los Angeles, CA

https://www.shesaid.so/jobs/operations-manager-lowly

Full Time Art Director – USA

https://www.shesaid.so/jobs/full-time-art-director-secretly-group

Label & Day to Day Manager – London, UK

https://www.shesaid.so/jobs/label-day-to-day-manager-pc-music-giant-artist-management

Office Asst & Radio Promotions – Los Angeles, CA

https://www.shesaid.so/jobs/office-assistant-radio-promotions-secretly-group

Opportunities

COMBO Songwriting Contest & Launch Party –  May 17, 2021

https://www.coloradomusic.org/events-next-combo-general-meeting-kick-off-for-combos-songwriting-contest/?utm_medium=email&utm_source=sendpress&utm_campaign

COMBO 8th Annual Songwriting Contest – Deadline August 1, 2021

https://www.coloradomusic.org/songwriting-contest/

Indie Week # 32 – The Future of Business in Music

May 18, 2021 – 4pm EST –

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/indie-weekly-the-future-business-of-music-tickets-152555197703

Mondo – Global Town Hall

May 18, 2021 – 5pm EST

https://www.mondo.nyc/2020-panels/mondo-zoom-conversation%3A-mondo-%26-cmw-co-host-be-present-everywhere%3A-introductions-%26-connections

Artists United Presents: The Artist As…Entrepreneur

May 18 @ 4pm PST

https://www.facebook.com/ArtistsUnitedOrg/

Athena Project: Artists Sound Off

May 18 7-9pm MST

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/artists-sound-off-series-tickets-138534768221

Colorado Film & Video Association: Authorship Narrative Panel

May 21 12-1pm MST

https://www.cfva.com/cfva-events/authorship-panel?ss_source=sscampaigns&ss_campaign_id=605534f1e9fd150850c226e0&ss_email_id=609e8d0fa81ba15a88ff5f2b&ss_campaign_name=CFVA+Authorship+Panel&ss_campaign_sent_date=2021-05-14T14%3A46%3A02Z

Tiny Desk Concert – NPR – Deadline June 7, 2021

https://tinydeskcontest.npr.org/2021/announcement/

Youth On Record 7th Annual Block Party – Virtual – June 5, 2021

https://www.youthonrecord.org/event/yor-block-party

Womxn Crush Music – Speed Dating – Find Your Next Producer – May 18, 2021 – 4pm PST

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfbwgv5EipOxg8li7fQ1wDbD1cumWOpUCH4Ha-1JFYVzuVMtg/viewform

Future Echoes Festival, Sweden

https://futureechoes.se/apply-to-play/

Oslo World Festival, Norway

https://www.osloworld.no/en/news/2020/vil-du-spille-pa-oslo-world-2021

MAMA Festival, France

https://mama.festivalpro.com/form/5447/77

Waves Festival Vienna – Deadline July 5, 2021

https://www.wavesvienna.com/waves-festival-2021-applications-are-open-now/

Iceland Airwaves – Deadline June 30, 2021

https://icelandairwaves.is/apply/

Reeperbahn Festival, Germany – Deadline July 23, 2021

https://www.reeperbahnfestival.com/en/info/band-application

 

 

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February 15th, 2021

Silly Boy Blue (real name, Ana Benabdelkarim) is a singer songwriter and producer from Nantes, France. Today she releases her 2nd single “The Riddle.”

The Riddle talks about someone I never could decode. I wrote this song to remember to always keep focusing on hope, that there is always a place where we feel like we belong.  Hence the chorus’ mantra “Somewhere, you could be fine somewhere, you have to find somewhere, he’s not the one”. To finally find your own bedroom, where you feel safe” says Silly Boy Blue of the song.

https://www.instagram.com/sillyboybluemusic/

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January 8th, 2021

Moon Rise City is Lauren Tracy and Indy Laville. They met in Vietnam. Tracy is from South Africa and Laville is from France. Together they make a jazz born sound that is addictive. Today they release “Crawling Slowly.”

Lauren remembers the challenging experience that caused the original songwriting. “It was a tumultuous time and I struggled between the pull of my head and my heart,” she says. The single started off as a love song, but transformed into a powerful breakaway song.

Moon Rise City will be releasing a new song every six weeks leading up to their debut EP Relics of a Bygone in June.

https://www.moonrisecity.com/

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October 30th, 2020

“Goodbye has been written after a breakup. I woke up one day and I finally saw clearly what was happening. I’ve been in a blur since so many days, and then I realized I wasn’t alone, and I wasn’t in love anymore, and I really felt the urge to move on. That’s the day I was waiting for since the beginning of the breakup. I needed to put this into a song, it was my day one in the movie ‘500 days of summer’.”

Her debut album is out next year . https://www.instagram.com/sillyboybluemusic/

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