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October 27th - Next to Rock Showcase 1


  • Sherlocks 508 State Street Erie, PA, 16501 United States (map)

One band or artist will land a killer record deal with Big Machine/John Varvatos Records and get radio airplay

CELEBRITY JUDGES

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BANDS & ARTISTS

Find the radio station closest to you, click on the logo and follow the directions.

The best bands and artists will be invited to perform live and locally. The nation’s top 5 will then play at the Viper Room on Sunset Blvd in LA on 12/12… When one act will be named… the neXt2rock

Submit by October 4

 

 enter here www.z1023online.com

WHAT IS NEXT2ROCK

the Rock genre needs new good, new rock stars, and new bands...

next2rock is a multi-platform emerging artist discovery competition with local activations and national scale.

Next2rock is one of the only talent discovery programs with guaranteed radio airplay for the winner!

CELEBRITY AMBASSADOR

 

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iconic Bush frontman, Gavin Rossdale, will be Next2rocks Celebrity Ambassador and Mentor. 

With more then 20 years as the lead Singer/Songwriter for the alt rock group Bush, Rossdale understands the Rock Genre and how to help new artists break ground.

most Recently, rossdale served as a judge on the Voice UK and Bush just announced a European fall 2017 tour promoting their new album, "Black & white Rainbows"

 

LOCAL COMPETITION MILESTONES

Registration Challenge (9/6/17 - 10/4/17)

Submit an Original Song or Choose from an eclectic list of rock Favorites to enter the competition - Either a studio or live recording Is acceptable 

Fan RATING (10/6/17(at 5pm eastern) - 10/25/17)

Listeners register to rate the artists and are automatically entered into the listener sweepstakes

Final Local Challenge (11/1/17 - 11/25/17)

Local live Event or Virtual Battle of the Bands

NATIONAL COMPETITION MILESTONES

National Competition (11/26/17 - 12/1/17)

live performance video - all local winners will submit a live performance video showcasing their best original song.

a national panel, consisting of rock music industry professionals, will choose 10 finalists out of the local winners,

FINAL EVENT

Final event (week of 12/11)

the Finalists will compete live in Los Angeles, CA at the world Famous viper room (tbd)

the Next2rock winner will be chosen by a panel celebrity mentors.

Prize package: the winner will receive a recording contract with big Machine Label Group, plus Guaranteed radio airplay across cumulus stations.