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rocket from the east

Future Radio is proudly supporting:


presented by the tilting sky:
a brand new music competition with a prize tailor made to help any unsigned aspiring band or solo musician raise their profile at home here in the east and at the same time truly break out and reach a wider audience throughout the uk and beyond !

the opening slot on the main stage at this years PLAYFEST music festival.

2 days @ the mill studio with producer jonny cole to record a single which will be released through ' rocket from the east ' as a free download.

the single will receive the support of a national radio plugging campaign.

a video to accompany the single release.

a 7 date UK tour booked and tour managed by the tilting sky - you will only need find food and drink - everything else will be covered.

is open to unsigned bands / musicians from norfolk / suffolk.

unsigned means not signed to a major record label or / and publisher - if you have a deal with an indie label you may require their permission - please check before applying.

band members / musicians need to be 16 +

then :
simply send 1 mp3 plus a link to your facebook profile to :

please do not deviate from this - anyone sending in links to soundcloud / youtube or asking me to choose from a selection of mp3s will risk being eliminated from the competition before it begins - lets keep this simple please.

deadline for entries is : 1st march 2012

then :
we will select 36 bands / musicians to play initially at 6 heats @ B2 here in norwich on : 12th , 13th , 19th , 20th , 26th , 27th march.

3 out of 6 from each heat will then be put through to 3 semi finals @ the waterfront studio on :  3rd , 4th, 5th april.

2 out of 6 from each semi final will then be put through to the final @ the waterfront main room on : 29th april.

the winner will be announced on the night of the final.

Keep listening to Future Radio for news and updates on Rocket From The East!


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