Jar Music Live and 1M Europe have 2 slots for 2 acts to play the Primo Maggio Concert in Italy on the 1st May 2017.

The Primo Maggio is Italy’s biggest free live concert. Born in 1990, it takes place every year in the picturesque Piazza San Giovanni and draws an average crowd of between 80K to 100K. The concert is also the only one broadcast live on RAI, Italy’s national TV, beginning at 3pm until midnight with viewing figures of over 8 Million.
Primo Maggio Festival
Primo Maggio, as its name suggests, takes place on the 1st of May and celebrates Italy’s “Labor Day”. The concert features a number of well known Italian pop and rock Artist as well as international guest. Previous acts have included top Italian bands Subsonica and Negramaro, and international acts Oasis, Paolo Nuttini, Led Zeppelin, Skunk Anansie and Juliette Lewis – to mention a few.
2 Slots For 2 Independent Acts
Primo Maggio Festival
In 2017 we are giving the opportunity for 2  bands to perform at The Primo Maggio concert. Along the same principals of our Breakout Festival (Asia) the 2 acts will play on the main stage between 3pm- 6pm placing them in the perfect position to promote their music to the biggest audience possible.
All expenses including flights and accommodation in Rome and Per diem will be paid for by Jar Live and Primo Maggio.
If you’re a great live band and interested in playing Primo Maggio Concert here’s how to get involved.
  • If you have played at one of our events then log into the members area and follow the directions.
  • Jar Live Events will be using some of the UpSurge industry events to shortlist live acts for the final 20 Nominees for the Primo Maggio. Details and dates can be found at Upsurge Events
  • New acts visit 1M Europe website where you will find further details.
Primo Maggio Festival (1M Festival)
Monday 1st May 2017
Piazza San Giovanni
Rome (Italy)