SunLine's 111 Music Festival

SunLine Transit Agency to Bring Back 111 Music Festival

Sunday, November 11

Audition Videos Encouraged by Local Bands/Performers October 8-31

Coming up on Sunday, November 11th, SunLine Transit Agency will transform its Line 111 Buses into moving, grooving lounges as it brings back the 111 Music Festival! From 3pm to 7 pm, Ride in Style and enjoy the sounds of Reggae, Rap, Rock, Accoustical, New Age - and even DJs! Vote for your favorite musical act by texting or posting on social media and tagging @sunlinetransit. The top three that score the most votes will win a cash prize!

Contest Winners:

1st Place: Blue Sun

2nd Place: FrankEatsTheFloor

3rd Place: Saints& Rebels 

Featured Performers:

FrankEatsTheFloor (ID 171125)

Razor J 


Blue Sun (ID 171130)

Natasha Terrell (ID 171126)

Jeff Bailey 

Moon Baby (ID 171137)

The LPs (ID 171131)

James Toscano (ID 171128)

Jon Linn Band (ID 171129)

Enigma (ID 171134)

Saints & Rebels (ID 171135)

Million (ID 171136)

John Holub 

Lou King (ID 171133)

Sunday Funeral (ID 171138)

Vote for your favorite performer by texting their band ID to (650)600-9016 or tagging #sta111musicfest on November 11th! 

“Highway 111 is the heart of the Valley, so our Line 111 becomes the ideal mobile music venue for this hip festival,” said Lauren Skiver, General Manager of SunLine Transit Agency. “We really embrace what this Festival provides to the Coachella Valley – a rare opportunity to enjoy a relaxing ride while enjoying some of the most talented musical acts in our community.”





  • No purchase or cash transaction necessary to enter contest.
  • Talent must complete an electronic application and submit a music video. Audio files are not accepted.
  • A maximum of two (2) entries are allowed per performance group or individual.
  • All files must be clearly labeled with the performer’s name and title of performance piece.
  • Incomplete materials will not be processed.
  • Professional recordings are not required, but attention to quality, clarity and point of view are essential for accurate review.
  • Family friendly material only. No off color language or mature subject matter allowed.
  • Once your entry is received it will be reviewed by a screening panel.


All performers must:

  • Be at least eight (8) years of age. If an applicant is under 18 years old, the application form must be signed (endorsed) by a parent or guardian of the applicants.
  • Reside within a 45-mile radius of SunLine’s service area.
  • Be non-professionals (i.e. you may not generate fifty percent (50%) or more of your wages from performing).
  • Commit to the entire rehearsal / performance schedule.
  • Talent must sign a release to participate in the event.
  • Talents can start posting their videos on October 8th, 2018.
  • Finalist will perform for a live audiences on the buses on November 11th, 2018 from 3pm to 7pm.
  • Entries must be received no later than the Competition Deadline October 31st, 2018


SunLine is not responsible for late, damaged, lost, misdirected, stolen, incomplete or misappropriated entries.



About SunLine Transit Agency

SunLine Transit Agency is a joint powers authority formed in 1977 to operate the Coachella Valley’s public transportation system. Its fixed route and paratransit vehicles travel more than 4 million miles per year, covering over 619 bus stops located throughout a 1,120 mile-service area, carrying approximately 4.82 million riders. SunLine offers fixed route bus service and curb-to-curb paratransit for the mobility impaired. SunLine Services Group regulates taxi services in the valley.  SunFuels alternative fueling stations offer compressed natural gas and hydrogen for SunLine and the public 24 hours a day, seven days a week.