We are pleased to announce the BATTLE OF THE BANDS finalists! These top 20 bands will BATTLE IT OUT at Freecandy in Brooklyn, NY June 3-6 for a chance to play the final 4 and win a slot at AFROPUNK FEST 2013! + GRAND FINALE on June 14. Join us! (doors at 7pm)
We would like to publicly congratulate these bands on their hard work and integrity throughout the voting process, and look forward to the hard-hitting show to follow. Best of luck to all the bands that participated!
1. Their EP or album distributed digitally and marketed by Sony/RED Distribution and Thirty Tigers.
2. $3000 advance against sales to fund a digital PR campaign for the release of the EP courtesy of Thirty Tigers.
3. A radio promotion campaign to work their project at appropriate genres by the combined staffs of Sony/RED and Thirty Tigers.
4. A street team campaign for their project, courtesy of Stache Media, RED's in house marketing company. Markets will be determined by availability of reps in key markets and will be determined solely by Stache Media.
5. A video shoot for one song courtesy of AFROPUNK. The video will be distributed by RED/Stache Media.
6. SESAC mentoring sessions and affiliation, if unaffiliated
7 Onkyo headphones and gear
8. The opening performance at AFROPUNK Fest 2013! The festival will be held August 24th/August 25th 2013 at Commodore Barry Park in Brooklyn, NY