The Roxy Launch Project


About The Roxy Launch Project

The Roxy Cabaret presents the return of The Launch Project sponsored by Jack Daniels, Blue Light Studios, JumpAttack! Records, and Novacurrent Public Relations. 20 bands will compete in 5 preliminary showcase rounds with 4 bands competing per night, and be judged by music industry professionals.

Preliminary Showcases will be held on Thursday October 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th and November 7th.

The Finale will be Thursday November 28th, 2019,

The Grand Prize

- $5,000 cash to be spent on advancing their musical career

- Personal Branding and Social Media Strategy Package ($500 Value)

- 1 Half-Day of recording in Studio A At BlueLight Studios (Valued at $800 +GST)

- The opportunity to play a BlueLight Session at BlueLight Studios hosted through JumpAttack! Records (Valued at over $1000)


1. Must be able to play the booked Thursday night showcase, and the finale on November 8th.

2. Your band will be slotted into a lineup and will not have a choice of which time slot they play. If there is a specific date you cannot play, let us know immediately.

3. Your band will show up on time for sound check/load-in. Times to be advanced.

4. All bands will be given 30 minute set lengths.

5. A house backline and drum kit will be provided for ALL bands. There will be no exceptions for use of other drum kits, online the provided kit will be allowed. All drummers will need to bring their snare, cymbals, pedals, throne, and any hardware they may need to make themselves comfortable.

6. The band members of the band will not speak ill of the venue, sponsors, prizes, etc.

7. The prize must be claimed within one year of the finale, any unclaimed prizing will go to the band that places second in the contest.

8. No pyrotechnics are to be used.

Artist Submission

Artist Submissions will be accepted from Friday July 12th- Saturday August 10th

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