The Reel Sessions International Music Contest has been designed to promote and discover Music Artists, Songwriters and Bands that possess outstanding artistic personality and global potential, by offering them a recording session and music video shoot with an Emmy-Nominated producer at a world famous recording studio in London, U.K. All expenses including Flight, Hotels, and Per Diem will be paid for to bring the winner to London to film and record one song and one music video of the winning artist's choice.  

​VIDEO/AUDIO SELECTION (travelling is NOT required to apply).

Age limit: All Ages 

​Genres Accepted: All Genres

​Final DEADLINE: Midnight PST (Pacific Standard Time) on Monday, August 27th, 2018

​​Notification of winners (results): 17th of September, 2018

Filming and Recording session will take place on October 5-7th in London


​Flight for Solo Artist PLUS ONE or for the winning BAND (up to 4 members) to London

Hotel and Accommodations, including a Per Diem

One song recorded and filmed at a world famous recording studio​

One music video shoot with a multi-cam setup from our professional camera crew

Song and Video Produced by Emmy-Nominated producer with Sony/Orchard

Featured promotion of the final music video on all Reel Sessions' channels

Option of distribution through Sony/Orchard for the single and music video

Exposure to Reel Sessions' booking agencies and Sony/Orchard for potential tours and paid bookings

Worldwide music video promotion on YouTube, Facebook and Instagram

Final song mix by Grammy-Winning engineer

Artists can submit as many entries as they choose. 

All Submissions must be received by the deadline of Monday, August 27th, 2018

YouTube, Vimeo and Soundcloud links are preferred, but all music links are accepted. 

Songs/Videos should be at least 1 minute in length

The name of the recording studio will be revealed to the winner. 

Producers reserve the right to hold a second round requiring entrants to submit ADDITIONAL songs or videos for final review. No additional cost is required for a second round, and a simple phone video or recording will be sufficient for this round if artists do not have additional professional recordings.  

The one-time fee of $35 will go toward paying the judges to review all the submissions and select a winner.  

If winner is under the age of 18, they must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian

If the artist cannot submit their music link or make their online payment due to technical difficulties, please email for assistance.