98.7's 4th Annual 'So You Wanna Be A Rockstar'
July 15, 2009 at 4:43 AM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL Alternative KYSR (98.7FM)/LOS ANGELES presents the 4th annual "SO YOU WANNA BE A ROCKSTAR." Anyone interested in submitting can do so online by uploading a video recording of their original material. The winner of the competition will receive $10,000 in cash, new gear for their band courtesy of BEST BUY music instrument store, and a professional photo shoot by photographer STERLING ANDREWS and more.
"A strong music community, embracing a scene and lifestyle, while exposing the audience to new sounds and talent is what makes Alternative Radio, 'Alternative.' ROCKSTAR' as always been one of the most exciting contests we do each year at 98.7FM. L.A. is filled with a diverse cross-section of rising stars," PD JULIE PILAT said. "This year the competition is changing as the music industry changes. All aspects of the prizes will be beneficial to the bands in getting their careers off the ground. We're looking forward to hearing the next big thing(s)."
Semi-final showcases will be taking place each WEDNESDAY night between JULY 15th and AUGUST 26th at UNIVERSAL CITY WALK. There will be an online vote for those acts which will then face-off at the live competition on SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 26th.
For those interested in entering the competition, you must do so by AUGUST 21st, but if you submit earlier you could be considered for one of the semi-finals showcase. Check out the website for more details on the contest.