(Hypebot) – Eventbrite has partnered with Next Big Sound and The Wild Honey Pie to conduct a nationwide search for undiscovered artists coast to coast. Two winners will stake claim to the prize of performance slots at the ASCAP EXPO Attendee Showcase and The Wild Honey Pie’s Beehive at Northside Music Festival.
Coast to Coast is being held in en effort to highlight talented artists using Eventbrite to play more gigs, teach more lessons and meet more fans. Teaming up with Next Big Sound, data produced by social media mentions and digital streaming traffic will be analyzed to best predict which artists are most likely on the cusp of breaking out.
This year's ASCAP Expo Attendee Showcase (May 2015) will feature one of the two winners of Eventbrite's Coast to Coast contest. The other contest winner will showcase at The Wild Honey Pie's Beehive at Northside Music Festival in Brooklyn (June 2015).
The contest is open to all musicians or bands of any genre – registration is currently open and will close on April 6th, 2015 at 11:59 PDT.
To enter, just submit the following after registering here :
•Artist or Band Name
•Youtube link of an original song that you’d like to perform if selected as a winner
•Full names of all people in the Video
•Full name(s) of songwriter(s) of original song performed in the Video
•Your performance opportunity preference: LA, NY, or either!