On November 8th and 9th, Get Your Buzz Up! Industry Experience will host a showcase in Madison, Wisconsin. Held at The Annex Club, the event will include performances by the likes of L.E.P. Bogus Boys, Smokes, Nico The Beast and others. The host for the two-day affair, which runs from 7pm to 2am each day, is J Hatch.
Confirmed panelists for the showcase include !llmind, who released Live From The Tape Deck with Skyzoo earlier this month, as well as Virgin Records A&R Christina Prince and HipHopDX.com’s own Marketing & Intern Manager Mike Trampe. The showcase is sponsored by Rhymesayers Entertainment, Digiwaxx.com, Asylum Records, and HipHopDX, among others.
The agenda for November 8 is as follows:
700pm-800pm Sound check for showcased artists
800pm-900pm- Registration/ Gift Bags/ Meet & Greet
900pm-930pm-‘First Wave’ DIY Q&A Workshop
930pm-945pm-Intro/ Judges/ Prize Package Announcement
945pm-12am-‘Get Your Buzz Up’ Artist Showcase
1230am-Top 5 Finalists are announced.
The prize package includes:
Prize Package for Winning Artist Includes • Hotel and Airfare for 2 nights in NYC- dates tba • 3 A&R Meetings in NYC w/ Shady Records, Virgin Records and Asylum Records • Ventilation X camera crew will follow you all day and get behind the scenes footage/edit • Digital Distribution Deal w/ Who Mag Distribution • A Myxer.com ‘Get Your Buzz Up’ Mobile Marketing and Digital Distribution Package • Full Press day in NYC w/ various DVD Mags and TV shows • Professional Photo Shoot w/ Iris View Photography • Professionally Filmed/Edited HD Video from BRL Productions (have done videos for Saigon, Lil Mama, Lords of The Underground, Nipsey Hussle and more) • 10 Email interviews for various online websites • Live feature performance @ NYC Get Your Buzz Up Showcase (included in promo) • Digiwaxx Sponsored Single Blast to 61,000 DJ’s • Your single on 100 mixtapes via Coast 2 Coast Mixtapes • Interview w/ AllOutAllStarDJ.ning.com and You will host their next mixtape • A gift bag w/ product from Billionaire Mafia, Stall and Dean, Timo, Troop Jackets and more • Complete 2010 Line from TheWorldIsUgly.com/ Certificate to 2011 line (over $1000 value) • 100 CD Duplication w/ double sided color inserts and slim cases • 12 Custom T Shirts (up to 6 color press) from The Wearhouse • Industry Alternative Sponsored Press Release Email blast to over 20,000 contacts consisting of BET, MTV, Top Blogs and publications, Licensing coordinators and other tastemakers • Artist that wins showcase performs at a show in Ohio • Write up on www.ohiohiphopawards.com • Feature artist of the month on www.starmusicmedia.com • Interview on www.officialstreetradio.com and call in interview on www.ueradiolive.com • Bio, Audio, Video Post on Maadmanagement.com • Rhymesayers Gift bag w/ CD’s, Tees and more • Primo Pro MoB account provided by Broadjam.com • Grynd Mobb Magazine Full Page Interview (Print Magazine)
Flyers are below. More information is available at the aforementioned websites.