Does your band want to be a part of an exciting new music series?
Apply to be on BANDED!

BANDED is a Berklee PULSE production—featuring your band’s creative process. Join other breaking Boston bands in showing students across the country how to come together to write, record, and perform a song. You’ll work with Berklee faculty, PULSE producers, and industry insiders to share what you know about music theory and what it takes to be a band.

Audition at or submit your Sonicbids EPK at!

Over the course of several weeks we will commission you to write and record a tune. You will be filmed while composing, rehearsing, and meeting with Berklee faculty; completing weekly production assignments; and being interviewed. At the end, there will be a big performance featuring all of the participating bands. You’ll walk away with a studio recording, professional photos, and press—plus some awesome video. By breaking down your process you will help build up the next generation of musicians.

  • Answer some questions and submit materials via the online audition form at or submit your Sonicbids EPK at The last day to apply is March 4, 2011.
  • You will be contacted by March 10, 2011 if you have been selected for review by BANDED producers.
  • Bands selected for review will be interviewed.
  • Finalists will be notified by March 14, 2011 to start scheduling.
  • At least one member of the band must be able to read and write music notation proficiently.
  • Your band must have at least a small body of work and a demo recording.
  • No one in the group can be under any contractual obligation that would prohibit the use of an image or a piece of music on the PULSE site.
  • You must be comfortable having yourself and your creative process filmed.