Win your Roots DEBUT! 

Roots x DEBUT is the new competition for young artists from Amsterdam that goes beyond the usual suspects. Are you the new Maggie Rogers, Jungle by Night or Timor Steffens? Are you using global or local cultural influences and are you looking for an opportunity to expand your audience?  

Roots x DEBUT is looking for the new and promising acts of 2018. All genres and disciplines of performing arts are welcome. Subscribe your act  for the Roots x DEBUT competition and ensure your spot at the summer festivals of 2018! 

Click here to subscribe using the online application form.

After a first online selection, three selection rounds will take place at different venues in Amsterdam East. A jury will be formed of influencers from the different disciplines and will choose the winners of the night. One vote will come from the audience, so make sure to bring your fans! 

Participate in Roots x DEBUT and win: 

  • Performance at Amsterdam Roots Festival in the Oosterpark, Amsterdam 
  • Performance at Oerol Festival, Terschelling 
  • Performance at Blijburg, Amsterdam 
  • Coaching project by GRAP 

For more information or questions, get in touch with Saskia Groot (Amsterdam Roots):
020 – 2149 652 /