York Street Studios Acid Test update
York Street Studios Acid Test update: heats this thurs and sun
Since the last update we've had 3 awesome heats in the York Street Studios Acid Test with a total of 5 acts making it through to the semi-finals (6th, 7th, 13th and 14th of September)
(in no particular order) Frogletter www.frogletter.com Milk Milk Lemonade Runnin' Amok Mr Pink Pearl
The next heat is this Thursday 14th August starting at 7pm sharp Jivana http://www.geocities.com/james_crompton Polyfonix Centreshift Nick & Del Heni Mime
And then this coming Sunday 17th August again at 7pm sharp Jharpa Ahjay Stelino www.ahjaystelino.com Reann www.reann.net Juce Kindred www.wildsisterarts.net/kindred.htm Bloody Mary
These nights are always a fantastic night out, so pop along and check out NZ's up and coming talent!
If you are wanting to enter, spaces are now full, but you can go on the waiting list (there are usually cancellations from time to time), enter online at http://www.temple.co.nz/York_Street_2003.htm or pick up an entry form off the front door of the Temple at any time.
With over $15,000 worth of prizes, the competition is a fantastic chance for musicians to not only take advantage of these prizes, but also; the exposure, industry networking, career development and other great opportunities this competition affords.
The impressive prize packages include: 1st Prize * $5,000 recording and mastering package at the prestigious York Street Studios www.yorkstreet.co.nz * Duplication of 500 CDs at SOFTWARE IMAGES - New Zealand's leading replicator of digital media www.softwareimages.co.nz * Guaranteed airplay on Channel Z www.channelz.co.nz * An advertisement in NZ Musician Magazine www.nzmusician.co.nz * Guaranteed airplay from www.vision100.com PLUS $100 of petrol vouchers * The Index Music Directory www.theindex.co.nz
2nd Prize * 20 hours of recording at MAINZ (Music and Audio Institute of NZ) www.mainz.ac.nz * 100 x 4 colour CD-R's in plastic wallets from SOFTWARE IMAGES www.softwareimages.co.nz * The Index Music Directory www.theindex.co.nz
3rd Prize * 20 hours of recording at MAINZ (Music and Audio Institute of NZ) www.mainz.ac.nz * 50 x 4 colour CD-R's in plastic wallets from SOFTWARE IMAGES www.softwareimages.co.nz * The Index Music Directory www.theindex.co.nz
Music in Parks Gigs * For 3 of the finalists
All Finalists * The Index Music Directory www.theindex.co.nz
Pie Mania - Auckland's leading gourmet pie café are also proud to be supporting NZ music by providing food for the judges. www.piemania.co.nz