Hall Communications and Mohegan Sun Announce Locals Live 2015 Music Contest Set For The Wolf Den

2015-08-18

WHAT:
Local Bands and musicians looking to win some cash and play the same award-winning Wolf Den that has hosted the likes of Dustin Lynch, Lady Antebellum, Dierks Bentley, Eddie Money and plenty more, here is their chance with Mohegan Sun and Hall Communications Locals Live 2015!
WHEN/WHERE:
Wednesday, October 28th – Wednesday, December 2nd
(every Wednesday except 11/25)
Wolf Den
IN DETAIL:
Hall Communications will be hosting a 5 week contest (final bands compete 12/2) trying to find local bands and musicians in our area to ultimately perform in the Wolf Den and compete for a grand prize.  The contest will feature 4 weeks of submissions (8/17 – 9/14). Mohegan Sun and Hall Communications will then pick 18 bands/musicians (16 to perform, 2 alternates) to perform live in the Wolf Den starting October 28th every Wednesday (excluding 11/25) from 8:00pm-11:00pm.  The grand prize winner will receive a $5,000 cash prize and 2nd place will receive $1,000
Voting each week (except finale): Text to vote.  The voting period for each act is open on the night of their performance from the hours of 8pm-11:59pm.  Voters can text in their vote up to a maximum of 5 times.
The top 4 bands with the highest votes will perform on December 2nd.  On December 2nd, new codes will be given to the top bands and voting will take place again via text and with 3 live judges to determine a grand prize winner.
Band/artist demo videos must be submitted via WCTY by Monday, September 14th. Visit the site for all official rules.
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