Winning Band To Open For Major Headlining Act Performing
On The Las Vegas Strip
SANTA CRUZ, Calif. – November 2, 2010 – GrooveZoo, Corp., the music website connecting songwriters, musicians, and producers to enable them to share and cross-pollinate their ideas and projects, announced today the launch of the GrooveZoo “Go Wild” Band Competition. The winning band will open for a major headlining act on a main stage during ROCK THE BLOCK, NYE VEGAS.
GrooveZoo (http://www.groovezoo.com) recently launched its online forum to enable musicians of all skill levels to connect and leverage each other’s musical strengths. To celebrate the forum’s opening – and in anticipation of the company’s full-scale launch on December 15 – GrooveZoo is announcing the “Go Wild” Band Competition.
“The ‘Go Wild’ Band Contest is an extraordinarily compelling and memorable way to announce the arrival of GrooveZoo on the world stage. It’s massive!” said Jeremy Korn, Founder and CEO of GrooveZoo. “We’re eager to unleash our full suite of tools to the masses on December 15 and enable musicians worldwide to connect and share ideas with each other. GrooveZoo will change the way music is created by musicians and change the way it’s viewed and heard by consumers. You’ll have to see it to believe it.”
To enter the GrooveZoo “Go Wild” Band Competition, bands can visit the Facebook contest page at http://apps.facebook.com/groovezoocontest. The contest begins November 2 at 12:00am and ends December 10 at 11:59pm. After filling in some basic information, bands simply upload a video – or merge an audio demo with a band picture in a .mov or .wmv format – and invite their friends to vote for them. The winning act will be announced on December 10, 2010 and be invited to perform live at ROCK THE BLOCK, NYE VEGAS.
“ROCK THE BLOCK, NYE VEGAS is the perfect stage for the GrooveZoo ‘Go Wild’ Band Competition,” said Kimberly Michele, Executive Producer of ROCK THE BLOCK, NYE VEGAS. “With the eyes of the nation watching both on television and from the Las Vegas Strip, this massive New Year’s Eve extravaganza will provide the winning band with the ultimate venue to showcase their talents.”
ROCK THE BLOCK, NYE VEGAS will be the focal point of national media attention starting at 8pm PST, on December 31, 2010. Over 250,000 partygoers will enjoy constant entertainment from the world’s top DJ’s, recording artists, and A-list celebrities. The entire event will be broadcast live on HDNet to millions of viewers watching across the country. The exhilarating party will serve as the supreme backdrop for the GrooveZoo “Go Wild” Band Competition.
GrooveZoo “Go Wild” Band Competition winners will bask in the glory of:
- Opening for the major headlining act around 9pm PST
- Performing on the Las Vegas Strip to over 250,000 partygoers
- $1,500 cash prize
- Free airline transportation, ground transportation and hotel accommodations
- Fine dining experience on December 30 and 31 with GrooveZoo
GrooveZoo is also giving away prizes for second- and third-place winners. For a complete list of rules and how to enter your band into the GrooveZoo “Go Wild” Band Competition, please visit http://www.facebook.com/GrooveZoo.
About GrooveZoo, Corp.
GrooveZoo enables songwriters, musicians, and producers to come together to share and cross-pollinate their ideas and projects. The company is on a mission to increase the ease of creativity for musicians by helping them connect and leverage each other’s strengths. GrooveZoo is privately held and headquartered in Santa Cruz, CA. For more information, please visit http://www.groovezoo.com.
About Hindsight Entertainment Group
Hindsight Entertainment Group is an entertainment and marketing production agency. A collective efforts of visionaries, using hindsight of twenty years of experience to produce invigorating, timely and new events with seamless execution. Currently producing ROCK THE BLOCK, NYE VEGAS, Hindsight Entertainment Group looks to create an ongoing tradition for The Las Vegas Strip.
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