RECORD YOUR SONG IDEAS
FOR A CHANCE TO PRODUCE YOUR SONG
WITH GRAMMY WINNING MUSICIANS

win a 3-day immersion experience in Los Angeles.
WORK WITH AWARD-WINNING MUSIC INDUSTRY PROFESSIONALS TO DEVELOP YOUR SONG IDEA AND RECORD A FULLY-PRODUCED TRACK.
PERFORM YOUR SONG at a music venue with fans, media and top MUSIC INDUSTRY EXECUTIVES.

 
 

The goal of SOUNDSTORMING CONTEST is to find an outstanding talent: solo artist, duo, or band… that needs to be discovered.
It is designed for any Music Maker, raw or developed talent.

The SoundStorming contest offers recognition, exposure, and the chance to be heard by a group of judges consisting of high-profile recording artists and industry professionals.

 
 

HOW TO PARTICIPATE

1. DOWNLOAD THE SOUNDSTORMING APP FROM THE APP STORE (IOS ONLY)

2. RECORD YOUR SONG IDEA THROUGH THE APP.

3. SUBMIT YOUR SONG IDEA USING #SSCONTEST BEFORE NOVEMBER 30TH.

 


WHAT’S IN FOR THE WINNER


The Winner will come to Los Angeles for a 3 days immersion experience at Gold Diggers to record, produce, and perform in a live event in front of the media, music executives and other top musicians. During this process, the winner will be mentored by a group of Grammy and Emmy winners and the chance to directly network with music professionals, get guidance, advice, feedback, and networking opportunities. 

Additionally, the Second Place and Third Place winners will receive a one-on-one online mentor session with one top artist and many exposure opportunities.

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SLEEP

The winner will fly to L.A (all trip expenses paid) for a 3 days music immersion at Gold Diggers to write, record and perform the winning song idea.

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RECORD

Work with a professional composer and audio engineer to develop your song idea into a full track and record it in a pro-level recording studio at Gold Diggers.

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PERFORM

Perform live in front of music executives at an exclusive artist showcase.


ABOUT THE CONTEST


Starting now until November 30th at 23:59h PCT, all unsigned musicians starting at age 13 that live in the United States will have the opportunity to submit original musical ideas to the SoundStorming community.
The participants can upload as many original ideas as possible, up to one minute, and always using the hashtag #sscontest to submit the idea to the contest (the ideas must be set to PUBLIC as SoundStorming can’t see private songs).

The contest entrances will close on November 30th at 23:59h PCT. 
The winners will be announced on December 2019 via email and/or phone.
The recording and live performance will happen on January 2020 in Los Angeles. Final dates to be announced.

QUESTIONS? CHECK OUT OUR FAQ
 

Ed Eason, Carry Underwood’s guitarist.

WINNER

-Trip to L.A
-3-day immersion experience at Gold Diggers
-2 days working with top artists to develop the song idea into a fully produced track
-One-on-one online mentor session with a top artist
-Perform the song in the live event
-Be part of the SoundStorming Experience Film
-Feature in our press release
-World-wide online promotion on all contest communication channels
-1-year subscription to TheLabz (ProPlan)
-1 Soundbrenner Pulse

2nd place

-One-on-one online mentor session with a top artist
-Invitation to the live event in L.A
-Feature in our press release
-World-wide online promotion on all contest communication channels
-1-year subscription to TheLabz (ProPlan)
-1 Soundbrenner Pulse

3rd place

-Invitation to the live event in L.A
-Feature in our press release
-World-wide online promotion on all contest communication channels
-1-year subscription to TheLabz (ProPlan)
-1 Soundbrenner Pulse

 

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