Kickstart Your Music Career with Yamaha Music London

Are you a new artist or duo looking to kickstart your music career?

Amazing ambassadorship prize package to be won!

All The Yamaha Gear You Need for A Year + Studio Recording Session

+ Music Industry Mentorship and more!

In partnership with Yamaha Music London, Headliner is pleased to announce the most incredible opportunity for all new and emerging solo artists.

Yamaha Music London are seeking THREE talented solo or duo artists to be the 2024 Ambassadors for their unique flagship UK store. 

Being one of three Yamaha Ambassadors has many perks; the winning artists get to kickstart their music careers by representing a truly world-class destination for musicians of all abilities and ages.

The Ambassadorship also gives you special access to Yamaha's extensive collection of award-winning instruments - all the gear you need for a year - to inspire your creativity and talent.

You'll have the chance to perform at some of London's best venues (including Yamaha's Soho-based music store) and receive exclusive mentorship in developing your future success as an artist. You will also enjoy the experience of a professional recording session, an appearance on Headliner radio and seeing your name in print!

The benefits of winning mean that you also raise your profile and put yourself on the music map by sharing your experiences as a Yamaha Music London Ambassador across Yamaha Music London social media.

A shortlist will be invited to perform at live music showcase across two semi-finals leading towards the big final in front of Headliner music industry judges at Yamaha Music London, Soho London (Dates include the 23rd & 30th of November).

Ambassador Benefits:

  • ALL THE GEAR YOU NEED FOR A YEAR! Yamaha products for a full year.
  • A free recording session at a professional studio.
  • An editorial profile in Headliner and an Emerging Headliner podcast feature.
  • Three months of PR support.
  • Mentoring Sessions and Studio Experience Days at Headliner HQ's Studio.
  • Meet and network with music industry professionals.
  • Ambassadors will share their year as Yamaha Ambassador across Yamaha Music London (YML) socials.
  • Permission to use Yamaha Music London Ambassador logo on all your marketing materials/assets.

How to Enter:

To be considered for the role, you'll need to enter your email address and follow us on Instagram using the app below*

After this, artists are required to submit two original songs, along with a press shot to the following email address: (Use the subject line "Yamaha music London 2023")

Your submitted tracks will be used to compile a shortlist of contestants for the semi-final events and show**

Finalists will perform in front of a Headliner panel of Judges at Yamaha Music London on 7th December 2023.

*your email address will be supplied to Headliner Magazine only and you can unsubscribe at any time

**All entrants must be available to work regularly in central London and be aged 18 or over.