Call for Submissions – 5/4 Fest, 8-9 December 2017

5/4 Fest, a Toronto-based festival of progressive rock and progressive metal music is looking for bands to perform in the 2017 edition. The Festival will take place in early December in Toronto, Ontario. Submissions are now open to all Canadian bands. Please read our terms and conditions prior to applying.

Eligibility, Terms & Conditions:

  • All bands based in Canada are eligible to apply.
  • Your lyrics must not contain any discriminatory or derogatory content based on race, religion, cultural affiliation, sexual orientation, ability/disability or gender.
  • Local Toronto bands must be willing to observe a 3 weeks before/after lockout period (i.e. refrain from performing) before the Festival. This does not apply to touring bands.
  • You must be willing to place your merchandise at a communal merch table (no individual band merch tables).
  • All bands will be compensated for their performance.
  • 4/5 Fest cannot provide travel expenses or organisation. Any travel arrangements are the responsibility of each individual band.