The top 3-5 bands will win a spot to perform between national acts at Spirit Fest! You can also enter to sing the National Anthem or America the Beautiful to kick off the show! (Specify in your entry which you’re auditioning for.) Spirit Fest has the following performers slated to play on the Festival Third Day, Michael W. Smith, Amy Grant, Tenth Avenue North, Peter Furler and Trevor Morgan!
Each band will have the opportunity to upload a video, which will be voted on by Facebook fans. The top 10 vote getters will reach the final round of the competition.
- Spirit 105.9 and the judges to include members of the Spirit Fest bands will select the winners from the top ten vote winners, plus a wild card of our choice.
Once the submission period is complete (Sept 23), your goal is to get as many people as possible to vote on your video. So encourage everyone you know to visit this page and vote, starting Sept 24th!
Qualified entrants will:
- Submit a one-song demo no more than five minutes in length
- Provide links to FB/Myspace/YouTube page or official website as applicable
- Have a positive message with band’s music
- Have a style complimentary to the artists
- Have a (preferred) band size of no more than five members due to space and production limitations
- Band members should be able to provide their own in-ear monitors.
- Band should be looking to break into contemporary Christian music
- “Like” both the Spirit 1059 page http://www.facebook.com/spirit1059 and the LMG Concerts page: www.facebook.com/LMGConcerts and encourage fans to like us
- Bands/performers don’t have to be from the Austin area but you have to be able to be in Austin on 11/12 for load-in and 11/13 for the show. (No travel or expense reimbursement will be included as part of the winning of the competition.)
Only persons residing in United States who are at least 18 years of age can enter.
July 28, 2011 @ 10:00 am (PDT)
September 23, 2011 @ 04:00 pm (PDT)
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