the schedule may be subject to change

17:30 - 18:00

Powered by My Runway Group

Urban Development has teamed up with the UK’s biggest platform for youth development and creative growth, My Runway Group for the Open Mic Session, which will give the best new and emerging artists and musicians a platform to compete for a chance to perform at one of the UK’s biggest festivals of the year, The Great Escape.

With top industry experts and A&Rs including Universal Music’s Adele White, Warner Records UK’s Jack Duckworth, Davina Merchant (Downtown Music Publishing), Riyad Felix (Since 93/Sony Music UK), Joel Borquaye from BBC Radio 1 and BBC 1Xtra, Dan Owusu (BMG), and Nikki Camilleri (Believe), also offering their support and insight throughout the All Dayer event, this is an opportunity not to be missed. The crowned winner of the Open Mic competition will be heading to Urban Development’s showcase at The Great Escape in May.