Rock the Island Festival

News | Vienna Review | May 2013

The fourth annual Rock the Island Contest is part of Vienna’s Donauinselfest (Danube Island Festival), which takes place between 21 and 23 June. The contest gives emerging artists a chance to win a 30-minute time slot on one of the festival’s main stages.

Entries are categorised according to genre (pop/rock, alternative/indie, house/electronic or hip-hop). Bands can register at the websites listed below, where fans can vote on their favourite acts. Winners in each genre will be awarded a 30-minute set on the FM4 stage, including equipment, as well as up to €1,000 in prize money.

The registration and voting deadline is midnight on 12 May.


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