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Original Music Showcase 2014

Kicks off February 2nd. A series of 10 showcase nights of Original Bands competing for Awards that include Recording Time, Radio Play, Photography Packages, professional feedback, and management consultation.

AXE Music - Official SponsorORIGINAL MUSIC SHOWCASE

Big Rock Brewery - Official Sponsor

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Portal Magazine - Offical Sponsor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Week 1 February 2nd  Alright Gents – 70 Burlap Sac – 67.5 Cloth – 50
Week 2 February 9th  Coming Out Swinging – 66.5  Blacksky Beach – 76.5  KK REV – 52.5
Week 3 February 16th  Jed Fraysen – 68.5  White Chocolate Thunder – 76  The Early Hours – 63
Week 4 February 23rd  Undead Earth – 69.06  Redhead Mack – 77.95  Madness and Folly – 49.70
Week 5 March 2nd The Grounds – 82.3  Reijo – 57.1  Machine Modified – 66.32
Week 6 March 9th  Aim for Theo-64.07  The Lost Lemons- 80.75  Set and Stoned- 64.2
Week 7 March 16th  Digging for Giants-54.76  Nashville Bound- 74.5  To Pocketa Pocketa-73.7
Week 8 March 23rd  Piranhacat – 65.5  Dean Morrison Band – 78.55 Negative Earth- 0
Week 9 March 30th  MUDD. -74.46  Telluric Current- 60.93  22x -73.17
Week 10 April 6th  Burning Daisy- 70.2  Me Three- 77.06  Lucid Scream- 61.4
Awards PartyApril 20th

Category 1: Stage PresenceThe following information is the Criteria in which each band is scored against. 

Confidence: Does the band come across with confidence on stage and with their material?

Command of Stage: Does the band use the full stage to move around to create excitement for their show?

Overall Show: What level of overall show did the band members perform at as a whole?

Category 2: Individual Musicianship

Musicians: Does each and every member play their instrument with confidence and without mistakes?

Hook of Songs: Do the majority of the songs performed have the hook that make you want to hear it again? (The “IT” factor)

Overall Song Quality: Do most of the songs have creative and meaningful lyrics with interesting instrumental accompaniment?

Category 3:  Songwritting/content

Hook of Songs: Do the majority of the songs performed have the hook that make you want to hear it again? (The “IT” factor)

Overall Song Quality: Do most of the songs have creative and meaningful lyrics with interesting instrumental accompaniment?

Category 4: Originality

Unique sound within genre: Does the band have a definite original sound or do their songs sound like other bands?

Unique Look: Does the band have a distinct look that matches the type of music played?

Crowd interaction: Did this band interact with the crowd to involve them in their music and did they achieve a positive crowd response?

Crowd Support: Number of tickets redeemed at the door.? (out of 100 tickets)

Prizes

1st
$2500 radio tracker from Black Stream Records – Alex Whitcomb

12 hours of free recording time at AB Records

Interview and Song played on x92.9 FM

Promotion in The Portal Magazine – Shannon Ambrose

Photography Package from Raelyn Ross Photography

Videography from Acuri  media

Management consultation from SIN AGENCY – Leanne Harrison

AXE Music Gift Certificate

2nd:

Promotion in The Portal Magazine – Shannon Ampbrose

Photography Package from Raelyn Ross Photography

8 hours of free recording time at AB Records

Videography Package Acuri Media

3rd
Promotion in The Portal Magazine - Shannon Ambrose

4 hours of free recording time at AB Records

Photography package from Raelyn Ross Photography -Raelyn Ross

Videography package from Acuri Media