NTS WIP aims to, “support artists from all backgrounds and across all genres globally – anything from experimental club music through to traditional folk, ambient improvisations, garage punk or hip-hop," and will provide the artists with audio equipment and software, international paid performance opportunities, recording and practice studio time, an NTS radio show, press photos and more.
The shortlisted applicants were selected by the London radio station and Philipp Maiburg and Michael Leuffen from Carhartt WIP.
Head over to the NTS website to find out more about the 2019 selection and tune into a track from shortlisted artist LOFT below.
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