ON THE PULSE is CUPRA's talent identification programme which aims to shine a light on emerging artists across the Republic of Ireland and create new unforgettable and emotional musical experiences for fans.

Aspiring applicants will have the opportunity to showcase their skills in a 30-minute mix, with 5 finalists performing in a live final in Dublin City Centre. The winner will receive a slot at the 2024 edition of Beyond the Pale music festival in Glendalough, Co. Wicklow and a cash prize to futher develop their artist career.

Applications are now open, complete your submission via our application form below.

Entry requirements can be found on here.

Competition closes 31st March 2024.

Write a brief artist bio, maximum 500 characters
Upload a 30 minute mix to SoundCloud. Please enable download and ensure the file is 320kpbs MP3 (public or private).
Include any supporting links for your application (social media accounts, artist page etc.)

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