WRITE, RECORD, ROCK OUT!
LINKIN PARK is searching for a new sound. For the upcoming Linkin Park Underground 13 album, LINKIN PARK wants to collaborate with you on your original song. LINKIN PARK is seeking aspiring musicians for this amazing opportunity. With the help of Red Bull Studios and Hard Rock Cafe, you can win a trip to Los Angeles to record with the band*. Your song may even end up on the upcoming LPU13 album due out later this year.
“Beyond sharing our music and art with the LP community at large, we relish opportunities to empower our fans to share their many talents with us. We’re excited to announce we will continue that tradition through the LPU Sessions, a one of a kind collaborative music-making project,“ says LP guitarist Brad Delson.
*Available to current LINKIN PARK Underground members only.
If you’re not already a member, join HERE. Other membership benefits include members' only concert pre-sale tickets, opportunities for meet and greets with the band and early entry into our shows.
How it works:
Your song must be an original piece of music of any genre (Rock, Rap, Pop, Hip Hop, EDM, etc). You may be a band (up to 6 band members only will qualify for grand prize), a solo artist, a DJ or any type of aspiring musician (all entrants must be current members of Linkin Park Underground).
Upload the audio of your original piece of music to your Youtube channel, and include a static image of your band or artist name or logo in place of the video. Please no live or produced music videos of your song. Also include your band name and song title of as the title of your video and list all band members and their role (i.e. Brad Delson- Guitarist) in the description portion on Youtube.
Go to LPUnderground.com/LPUSessions and upload your newly created Youtube link starting today through August 4, 2013.
LPU Headquarters will listen to all submissions and narrow the entries down to 10 finalists. The 10 finalists will be announced on August 12, 2013.
These top 10 Finalists will be showcased on LPUnderground.com.
LPU members will have the opportunity to vote for their favorite finalist starting August 12, 2013. Members can vote once a day until August 25, 2013.
The 2 finalists who receive the highest number of votes will be the Grand Prize Winners. These winners will be announced on September 3, 2013.
The Grand Prize Package includes round trip tickets to Los Angeles, 2 nights hotel accommodations, roundtrip airport transfers in Los Angeles, 2 days in the Red Bull Studio with Linkin Park, a wrap party at the Hard Rock Cafe Hollywood and a Hard Rock Cafe gift pack.
Open to members of the Linkin Park Underground Fan Club who are legal residents of the 50 United States (D.C.), 18 years or older and have not within the last 3 years, signed or been bound by a recording or similar contract with a record company or other third party who represents more than one artist or band. Enter Contest by: 8/4/13. To enter and for Official Rules, including prize descriptions, visit www.lpunderground.com . Void where prohibited.