CJTR and CFCR present Got It Covered: Saskatchewan Musicians Play Each Other’s Music Vol. 2 sponsored by SaskMusic

Thursday, May. 3, 2018 at 2:34 pm

 

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

91.3FM CJTR, Regina Community Radio and CFCR 90.5FM, Saskatoon Community Radio are pleased to announce a call for submissions for the compilation CD Got It Covered: Saskatchewan Musicians Play Each Other’s Music Vol. 2, sponsored by SaskMusic.  Got it Covered is the second such volume of Saskatchewan cover songs after the success of the 2016 compilation of the same name. This compilation is a partnership between Regina Community Radio and Saskatoon Community Radio and will also be used for promotion and distribution to Canadian media and music industry professionals. Download the submission form HERE.

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR:

High quality professional, home or live recordings of Saskatchewan music covered by other Saskatchewan musicians!

WHO CAN APPLY?

Anyone! If you can play music, you can apply, however applicants must also meet the following criteria:

  • Must be a Canadian citizen or landed immigrant who is a permanent resident of Saskatchewan.

HOW TO SUBMIT?

Complete a compilation application sheet (see below). Indicate the artist and song you intend to cover and a line or two about why you’ve made that choice.

Include a high resolution band/artist photo and bio

Include a sample MP3, WAV, streaming link or CD of your own music (approved applications will get the green light to work on their cover submission) 

Send your complete application to jhaugerud@cjtr.ca or mail to Regina Community Radio, PO Box 334, Regina, SK, S4P 3A1 or drop off in person at #301 – 1102 8th avenue, Regina, SK.

DEADLINE: 5 pm on Monday June 4, 2018. Postmarked submissions will not be considered.

ADJUDICATION PROCESS:

A jury will decide which applicants will be included on the compilation. The process will take approximately 2-3 weeks from the deadline for adjudication to occur. All applicants will be contacted with the results of their application. All applications will be adjudicated by a jury of external peers, Radio personalities and staff members who will assess the applications using the following criteria:

  • Strength of the original track submitted;
  • Choice of cover song;
  • Production value of the original track submitted, and;
  • Market potential

HEADS UP:

As non-profits, CJTR and CFCR are not able to reimburse recording or production costs, regardless of whether submissions are accepted or not. We are grateful for the involvement of all musicians interested in this project. In appreciation, successful applicants will receive:

  • A $50 honorarium or copies of the compilation to do whatever they’d like with, and;
  • A one year CJTR and CFCR membership for each band member

CJTR and CFCR will take the responsibility of getting clearance for the cover songs.

YOU’VE BEEN ACCEPTED! NOW WHAT?

Successful applicants will be given the green light to work on, or send in, their cover song. Submissions will be included on the compilation CD. Successful applicants will receive coverage in all press materials related to the compilation including mentions and play on air. And undying glory, of course.

QUESTIONS?

Need more info? Please call Josh at 306-525-7274 or email jhaugerud@cjtr.ca for further details. Best of luck and thanks!

Submission form: http://cjtr.ca/+pub/Call for submissions 2018.pdf