Readipop promotes new local talent, discovering and helping to develop careers with mentors, studio time, showcase gigs, funding, connections, and even festival slots. See below for some of the artists we’ve worked with, and find out how to apply to the D&D (Discovery and Development) scheme.



Creative pathways for emerging artists

Readipop’s talent discovery & development scheme includes:

  • Support to develop your music career
  • Music industry mentors – including Grammy award winners
  • Studio time – rehearsal space, recording time
  • Showcase gigs and support to put on your own gigs
  • Festival slots  – perform at Readipop Festival & more…
  • Funding – a small production budget and support to apply or funds
  • Connections to BBC Introducing and other promotional support

We would love to invite you to be one of our core artists to benefit from bespoke support to develop your music, performance and professionalism.

Apply to be a D&D artist