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Fri Feb 02 2018

Q106 Homegrown Throwdown - Round 4

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The Loft

414 E Michigan Ave, Lansing, MI, 48933

The Homegrown Throwdown is back for it?s 15th year! This year, the Throwdown will be brought to you by Q106 , Lansing?s home of rock! The Throwdown will feature 24 bands, 5 nights and a whole lot of rock and roll. Being a successful band is more than being good musically. It?s about stage presence, it?s about promotions, it?s about professionalism, and of course, it?s about the music.

Here are this week's bands:
Off The Ledge Stereo Whiplash Conspicuous Bystanders Swamp Jug The Mongrels Zen Master G

Support your band by purchasing a ticket from them in person or grabbing one from the link below.

HOW IT WORKS: A panel of objective judges will select up to 24 finalists to compete. Your band will be judged live, American Idol style by a panel of music professionals. Judging is based on the following criteria:
? 50% Judges scores
? 25% Ticket presales
? 25% Crowd Votes

? $1000 in cold hard cash
? $3500 in prizes from Sponsors
? Your song will be played on Q106
? Your band will receive a Music Media Package, compliments of The Media Advantage. The package includes
a.) A (up to) five page website.
b.) Full length Music Video
? Professional photography session, compliments of Scott V Photography
? Band merchandise package with 30 buttons compliments of Rounded Pixels and 24 t-shirts compliments of Michigan Shirt Works
? One day (one song) studio time, compliments of Music Manor
? Opportunity to open for a national band at The Loft
2nd Place ? $300 in cash, Opportunity to open for a national band at The Loft
3rd Place ? $200 in cash, Opportunity to open for a national band at The Loft

Conspicuous Bystanders    Stereo Whiplash    Scott V Photography    Off The Ledge    Swamp Jug    The Mongrels    The Media Advantage    Music Manor    The Loft 

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