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ChristianMusicFestivallogo.JPGThe Christian Festival Association is once again partnering with Word Label Group to host a nationwide search for the best new talent in Christian music.
The 2009 National Talent Search will start with 19 regional competitions at Christian Music Association-affiliated festivals taking place this summer. Those 19 winners will then be invited to Nashville in September to participate in the national finals.
The overall winner will receive a development deal with the Word Label Group family of labels, which includes Fervent Records, Myrrh Records and Word Records.
Participating festivals include:

  • AgapeFest (IL)
  • Spirit West Coast- Del Mar (CA)
  • Ichthus (KY)
  • Alive Festival (OH)
  • Atlanta Fest (GA)
  • Creation Northeast (PA)
  • Lifest (WI)
  • King’s Fest (OH)
  • SpiritSong Festival (OH)
  • Sonshine Festival (MN)
  • Ignite Chicago Festival (IL)
  • Hills Alive (SD)
  • Creation Northwest (WA)
  • Spirit West Coast-Monterey (CA)
  • Kingdom Bound (NY)
  • Unity Christian Music Festival (MI)
  • Rock The Desert (TX)
  • Rock The Light (KS)
  • LifeLight Festival (SD)

You can find out more about all of these festivals at the Christian Festival Association website.