Demotape Clinic

The Demotape Clinic takes place every year as part of the m4music popmusic Festival, organized by the Migros Culture Percentage. FONDATION SUISA is its main partner.

The Demotape Clinic offers musicians and music producers a platform on which they can present themselves and get professional feedback. The best songs from the demos sent in are given “FONDATION SUISA Awards” in the genres rock, pop, urban and electronic. In addition, the main prize “Demo of the Year” is awarded in conjunction with the Migros Culture Percentage.

Demotape Clinic 2018

Submit your demos now!

FONDATION SUISA and m4music are this year again looking for the best Swiss newcomer-songs in the four categories pop, rock, electronic and urban.

The registration for Demotape Clinic 2018 is now open. Get going, dear bands and artists!

Songs can be submitted by Sunday, 28 January 2018.

Find out more on m4music: Demotape Clinic


Cyrielle Formaz with her solo project "Meimuna"
Demo of the Year 2017 & FONDATION SUISA Award 2017, Category Pop

At the m4music popmusic festival 2017, the FONDATION SUISA Award 2017 in the category Pop was given to Cyrielle Formaz, who also won the main prize Demo of the Year 2017, coming with CHF 5.000 prize money, for her solo project "Meimuna".

The FONDATION SUISA Awards 2017 of each CHF 3.000 went to:

  • Category Pop⎪Cyrielle Formaz (Choëx) for "Meimuna"
  • Category Electronic⎪Verveine (Vevey)
  • Category Rock⎪Dirty Sound Magnet (Fribourg)
  • Category Urban⎪Zola (Basel)

  • 1 / 5
    Winners Demotape Clinic 2017, FONDATION SUISA Awards: Zola: Urban⎪Cyrielle Formaz: Pop⎪Dirty Sound Magnet: Rock⎪Verveine: Electronic
  • 2 / 5
    Category Urban: Zola
  • 3 / 5
    Category Pop: Cyrielle Formaz
  • 4 / 5
    Category Rock: Dirty Sound Magnet
  • 5 / 5
    Category Electronic: Verveine

by moxi