WHO? Anyone! We’re searching for Austin’s talented musicians! A worship team! Who do you know that is a musician or artist? This is a networking opportunity for them. Help them grow their audience with SPIRIT 105.9’s support! All that is needed is an original Christian song and the ability to perform in concert. Whether solo artist or band; we want to hear from them! We ask that they get the song recorded as best as possible and upload their favorite version HERE to be entered in the contest.
WHEN? We’re accepting entries now until October 14th! Here is the timeline of how things will work:
- We’re asking artists & bands to upload their original Christian songs, artist bio and background story on the song, plus a recent color photo taken in the last 6 months to the Local Music Project on SPIRIT1059.com.
- Top 10 artists or bands will be picked the week of the 16th and announced on Friday, October 20th.
- Voting begins and continues through November 3rd! We need your help selecting the top 3 artists! Check out the 10 bands or artists posted online at spirit1059.com and vote for your favorite. The top 3 solo artists/bands will advance to the finals. Listeners can vote for their favorite ONCE A DAY per person online, via text and with the SPIRIT Mobile app!
- Finals! We will feature the top 3 favorite solo artists/bands on November 4th. YOUR votes are what got them to the finals and will help give them the opportunity to perform LIVE in front of thousands! Plus, the opportunity to expand their listening audience! Voting for this goes through November 12th.
The grand prize winner will be announced on-air when their song is featured LIVE the week of November 13th!
WHY? Why not?! Think of the exposure! This is an opportunity for local artists/bands to share their positive message and talents with thousands of people! And of course, the GRAND PRIZE courtesy of Centricity Music! The winner will have the opportunity to receive an Artist Mentorship package including a trip to Nashville to meet with Centricity reps, songwriting session with their writers, recording of the song, meeting with the marketing department, and artist guidance. Centricity Music Group works with artists such as Jordan Feliz, Lauren Daigle and Aaron Shust.
One Grand Prize Group will be selected and receive:
- Private professional mentoring session with Centricity Music!
- Flight to Nashville
- Singer Songwriter Session with the writers
- Recording of the song
- Meeting with the marketing department
Value: $10,000 (PRICELESS)
Thanks for listening & supporting the local music scene around
the Austin and central Texas community!