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12 June 2021

Open Mic Night

  • Performance

Music Generation Laois Open Mic Night is an online creative music platform for young people aged 12-18 living on the island of Ireland.

This project seeks to connect with young musicians from across Ireland, to submit a video of their original music songs/tunes/compositions/raps/electronic music. Videos will be reviewed by a panel of professional musicians from Music Generation Laois and a selection of videos will then be live-streamed at the Open Mic Night on Saturday 13th June. 

Perform a tune/song you composed; a rap you created; electronic music you’re developing  or even a series of sounds created by you using objects from your home …

Any genre – pop, rock, jazz, funk, soul, dance, techno, trad, folk, contemporary, world, gospel….etc

There are 2 prizes available for entries that ooze originality and musical creativity, prize-winners will be announced on the night.

Calling all up & coming musicians

Submit a video of at least 1 minute duration and no more than 2 minutes, filmed in landscape (side-e-ways) showing you perform your musical creation. 

For full details on how to enter, see

Deadline for entries: 5pm, Friday 29 May, 2020.

Image credit: Alf Harvey.

This event can only be accessed on the link below at the time specified.


Creative Laois YouTube

Online Event

13 Jun 2020

8.00PM - 9.00PM

Age range