Go and tour your butt off with M83!

So you guys want to be rockstars? At the M83 tour? Here’s your ultimate chance (at least for female artists): The famous band M83 is looking for a keyboarder and singer. Read more to get the prerequisites.

M83 might be looking for you!

In a recent blogpost, M83 have announced that they are looking for a female keyboarder and singer for their upcoming world tour (yes, just like: at the M83 tour, touring with M83 around the world, you know?). The M83 tour will have 27 dates confirmed as per today and mentioned in the blogpost and will be spread over the USA and Europe. And who knows: Maybe the next tour through Asia could also be possible? (hehe… ok, let’s not spread rumours here, this is our little speculation)

M83 – the songs

The French electronic-pop band M83 was founded in 2001 in the wonderful Southern French town of Antibes. They became world-famous with their 2011 album “Hurry Up, We’re dreaming”, which contained songs their probably most well known song, “Midnight City”.

The band is now located in Los Angeles, which is the place where you would rehearse with them for the upcoming tour.

A live shot of M83
M83 Live, photo courtesy of Rama

How to participate

So what do you have to do? You can enter the competition under the following link:

Enter the M83 musician search

You will need to provide two videos, one of you singing and one of you playing the keyboard. And obviously you must have LOADS of time for the rehearsals and the upcoming M83 tour. You must have a passport to be free to travel those countries and no criminal records whatsoever.

The M83 tour dates

04-06 New Orleans, LA – The Civic Theatre
04-08 Dallas, TX – Bomb Factory
04-09 Houston, TX – TBD
04-10 Austin, TX – Stubbs Waller Creek Amphitheater
04-12 Tucson, AZ – Rialto Theatre
04-13 Phoenix, AZ – Comerica Theatre
04-15 Indio, CA – Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival
04-16 Las Vegas, NV – Brooklyn Bowl
04-17 Oakland, CA – Fox Theater
04-22 Indio, CA – Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival
04-23 Santa Cruz, CA – The Catalyst Club
04-25 Portland, OR – Roseland Theater
04-26 Portland, OR – Roseland Theater
04-27 Missoula, MT – The Wilma
04-29 Edmonton, Alberta – Winspear Centre
04-30 Calgary, Alberta – Grey Eagle Event Centre
05-27-30 Quincy, WA – Sasquatch Festival
05-31 Morrison, CO – Red Rocks Amphitheatre
06-04 New York, NY – The Governors Ball Music Festival
06-16 Columbia, MD – Merriweather Post Pavilion *
07-07 Bilbao, Spain – BBK Live Festival
07-09 Lisbon, Portugal – NOS Festival
07-15 Gräfenhainchen, Germany – Melt Festival
08-10 Oslo, Norway – Øya Festival
08-11 Gothenburg, Sweden – Way Out West Festival
08-13 Helsinki, Finland – Flow Festival
08-15 Budapest, Hungary – Sziget Festival

How to prepare

The best way to prepare for such a great job is actually making music. We can strongly suggest that you hook up with other musicians on sofasession and get your musical creativity flowing. It is for free and maybe you will find the right musicians there to boost your skills. (And yes… it’s free to use).