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Win A Slot At Homegrown 2010

Win A Slot At Homegrown 2010

Thursday 3rd December, 2009 12:00PM

The Homegrown festival returns to Wellington on February 20th 2010 and the Jim Beam Band Search is now on to find an up and coming band to open the festival on the Jim Beam Rock and Indie Stage.

Not only will the winning band get to play at Homegrown but they will also walk away with a mega prize pack valued at $17,500 including:

- $5,000 cash
- $5,000 video grant from NZ On Air
- $2,000 advertising campaign from MySpace
- $2,500 music equipment from Music Works
- A supply of sponsors product from Jim Beam
- Airplay of one of the bandís songs on The Rock, Kiwi FM and C4
- Flights, accommodation and all round rock star treatment at Jim Beam Homegrown
- The opening set on the Jim Beam Homegrown Rock or Indie Stage

The Jim Beam Band Search provides a great launch pad into the music industry and is open to any Kiwi band as long as they can play 45 minutes of original songs.

Registrations for the Band Search are open from November 30th to December 21st with bands only needing complete a simple entry form on MySpace. On December 21st 30 bands will be selected to move on to a public voting stage that will take place between January 11th and January 29th when the winning band will be announced.





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