Live and Unsigned are back and they are giving you talented lot a chance to play at the o2 arena in Greenwich, London PLUS you can win £100,000 in prizes and cash.

Auditions begin in January and will showcase the best in unsigned, live talent across the UK.  Live and Unsigned is a great competition for bands and solo artists looking for recognition and promotion.

Whether you’re into pop, RnB, punk, Indie, Alternative,rock or acoustic, the competition caters for all.

All acts in the competition are auditioned live which is what makes Live and Unsigned so unique – there are no demos or submissions. Acts that make it through the audition stage will get to perform to industry judges, A&R associates and celebrity guests in some of the UK’s most prestigious venues. Those who make it to the Grand Final will get to share the stage with some of the UK’s best musicians at Live Fest at The O2 in London!Acts on the bill last year included Tinchy Styder, Zane Lowe, Roll Deep and The Hoosiers.

Judges set to join the panel in 2012 include Radio 1 DJ’sAnnie Nightingale, Tom Deacon and Daniel P Carter, Kerrang’sAlex Baker and Happy Mondays star Bez.

Acts are urged to enter now as places are in high demand and auditions are limited for what will be a great platform for any act or band to showcase their music. For information on how to secure your live audition for 2012 go to and register today!