Tuesday, August 10, 2010
We just learned today that we are entered in a contest to play at the 2010 VirginMobile FreeFest in Columbia, MD. Some details are below. We get to the 2nd round of the contest by getting people to vote for us online. The line up for this year's festival includes: "MIA" "Ludacris" "Joan Jett" "Thievery Corp" "Matt & Kim" "Yesayer", "Jimmy Eat World" and others. (We've got until the Aug. 19th).
Voting for Virgin Mobile FreeFest’s Book the Band Contest launched TODAY, AUGUST 9TH. You’ve got until August 19th to vote. At the close of voting, the Top 20 bands with the MOST votes will be reviewed and 5 Finalists will move onto Round 2.
The Grand Prize winner will play in front of 40,000 music fans at Virgin Mobile FreeFest and win $5,000 in cash. The headliners for this year’s Virgin Mobile FreeFest include M.I.A., Pavement, T.I., Sleigh Bells and many more. Making it onto this year’s bill could be a huge opportunity!
You can vote for James Kennedy & Friends at http://virginmobilefreefest.sonicbids.com/ by typing in the band name and clicking "View the Band". The next page will have a "Vote" button on it. Click the vote button and then make sure that you verify each vote on the confirmation email or else your vote won’t count! When you search for the band type in the name exactly as it appears above. And be sure to tell all your friends and family. Thanks for your help!