fmf start up competition

For the 3rd year running the FMF will be hosting its annual Digital Music Start Up Competition.

This year we will be hosting the competition with LyricFind a company with a long running tradition in supporting music & tech start-ups.

We are delighted to welcome as judges & patrons of the event-

Paul Samson


Will Mills

Chief Revenue Officer - LyricFind

Oisin Lunny

Professor of UX Driven Business: Barcelona Technology School

To apply to be considered please send your project dossier to

Good luck!

Niall Doorley
FMF Director

Click here for the Terms & Conditions

All those who participate in FMF Startup co-organized by Seed&Click, the FMF and LyricFind agree to the following participation rules:

  • Must be a registered company
  • Must be a functioning product with users and be able to demonstrate traction & generating revenue
  • Solid team 
  • Team includes a minimum one technical co-founder and one non-tech founder 
  • Revenue generating
  • Looking for funding, seed or above
  • A product that serves the music industry space
  • Why does this company have an unfair advantage? ie do you have a patent or team member that has specific experience
  • Is it a large market?  / What’s the TAM ((total addressable market)? How big do you think it can be? Quantify it?