Dykes On MIkesAuditions are now open for LOTL’s inaugural ‘Dykes on Mikes’ competition!

Are you a solo performer, a band or a duo? Do you know a great Australian talent, who you like to nominate?

Send in your demo tape or join our weekly audition at our Potts Point Recording Studio. (every Wednesday)

Nominations and self-nominations are now open till 31st December 2021.

It’s FREE to join and FREE to use the recording studio, sponsored by Studio 2, Potts Point.

How will it work?

Nominations are now open to Australian DYKES ON MIKES. To nominate (or self-nominate) simply email [email protected].

For Self-Nominations: submit a demo via a media link OR book into Studio 2 (every Wednesday till 31st Dec 2021). Please include your name (s), contact details, location, the genre of music, bio and photo. ( If you don’t have a photo and you are in Sydney, book into our FREE Portrait Photography – every Tuesday (sponsored by Studio 2, Potts Point).

For Nominations, email the artists name, social media details and if known, management details. All Nominations will be kept confidential.

Finalists Announcement

All nominations will be considered and assigned to one or multiple genres:

  • Country
  • Folk
  • Pop
  • Band
  • Street Performance
  • Classical
  • Rock
  • Hip Hop
  • Jazz and Blues
  • Electronic Dance Music
  • Punk
  • Heavy Metal
  • Rising Star
  • Inspirational Role Model

Voting and Judges

The Nominees will be promoted through LOTL’s media channels from mid-January to mid-February. Public votes will be collected and will result in 10 Finalists

The Finale

In March 2022, LOTL will announce the 10 Finalists, which will compete in a musical live performance (in Sydney) in front of 4 judges from the music industry. The judges will announce the winner on the night.

Side Note: this is an inclusive event for all Australians, who wish to participate under the banner of “Dykes on Mikes”.