Aimed at artists, bands, producer-DJs between the ages 16-25 from across Merseyside, LIMF Academy gives you exclusive access to activities and insider know-how from the music industry. For those selected, the Academy offers:

  • Performance opportunities at LIMF Summer Jam and other regular showcases
  • Access to an exclusive masterclass day featuring panels of top industry experts

On top of this, for three of the most exceptional young artists, bands or producer-DJs the Academy also offers a 12 month Elite Talent Development Programme, which includes:

  • Financial investment in your career
  • A live session for BBC Introducing
  • Creation of professional press assets – photographs, biogs and EPKs
  • Monthly masterclass sessions with industry leaders on topics such as marketing, promotion, performance, distribution, media training, funding opportunities and much more
  • Year round mentoring by an industry professional
  • Showcase opportunities to key press and industry in both Liverpool and London plus much more

Interested in getting involved in the award-winning LIMF Academy?

Entry into the LIMF Academy is done through an application process. If you are interested in applying, please register here via and we’ll make sure you are notified when applications open.

In the meantime, make sure you check out our Tumblr page dedicated to all things LIMF Academy. New releases from Academy artists past and present, live videos, all the latest news and loads of other cool stuff can be found on there…