POSTED: Monday, March 18, 2013 - 12:00am
UPDATED: Monday, March 18, 2013 - 12:14pm
Lafayette, La — Festival International de Louisiane is hosting the annual Louisiana International Music Expo (LIME) on Friday, April 26 at the Blue Moon Saloon located at 315 E.Convent Street. LIME offers Acadiana-area musicians the opportunity to promote their music to some of the top presenters from around the world.
An expo-style event, LIME brings area musicians together with prominent music presenters and talent buyers from Louisiana, across the country and around the world an provides a professional atmosphere for local musicians and presenters to network. LIME musicians represent a variety of music genres including Blues, Cajun, Zydeco, Louisiana Roots Rock, Folk, Swamp Pop, Jazz, Swing, Singer/Songwriter, Gospel, and Children's music.
The expo gives musicians and/or their managers the opportunity to meet and present promotional material and perform for industry professionals. Music presenters at previous LIME events have included representatives Lincoln Center, Festivals Acadiens de Caraquet in New Brunswick, Rhythm & Roots Festival in Rhode Island, Savannah World Music Festival in Georgia), Shakori Hills, Houston International Festival, Montreal Jazz Festival and more.
If you are Acadiana-area musician interested in attending LIME please email firstname.lastname@example.org  for more information. The deadline to apply is Monday, April 8 at 5pm. For more information about Festival International de Louisiane, please visit us online at www.festivalinternational.com  or call (337) 232-8086.