Uncategorized - March 24, 2015

Carolina Country Music Fest Presents Battle of the Bands

Performers go head to head for a chance to take the stage at the three-day country music concert

CHARLOTTE, NC – Carolina Country Music Fest (CCMF) is partnering with ReverbNation to host the Murrells Inlet MarshWalk Battle of the Bands, giving one artist the opportunity to perform on the scenic shores of Myrtle Beach, S.C. at the inaugural event June 5-7.

To qualify, ReverbNationn artists can submit applications now through Friday, April 3 via the ReverbNation website. The competition criterion includes a live video, a ReverbNation artist profile, original music and a high resolution photo. Desired genres are country, Americana, pop-country, bluegrass and blues.

Qualifying ReverbNation artists will be narrowed to 24 semifinalists, who will compete live on one of six waterfront venues at the Murrells Inlet MarshWalk Battle of the Bands over the course of two weekends – April 17-18 and April 24-25 – with six artists performing daily. Six finalists will be chosen to perform May 1, and one performer will be chosen to play a 45 to 60 minute set on one of CCMF’s beachfront stages.

“In our efforts to incorporate additional artists into the CCMF lineup, we’re thrilled to partner with ReverbNation and the Murrells Inlet MarshWalk to host the Battle of the Bands, which will identify today’s hottest up-and-coming talent.” said Bob Durkin, President of Full House Productions.

CCMF is the Southeast’s premiere country music fest, and will host over 30 of the industry’s biggest stars, up-and-comers and local musicians. Three-day general admission tickets are on sale now and can be purchased at www.CarolinaCountryMusicFest.com, with VIP tickets and hotel packages now available. For accommodations or more information about Myrtle Beach, go to www.VisitMyrtleBeach.com.

Independent artists turn to ReverbNation for music industry connections, worldwide audience exposure and the powerful promotional tools necessary to advance their careers in today’s digital music ecosystem. Driven by its mission to put artists first, the company has grown to serve nearly 4 million musicians worldwide since its 2006 launch. In 2014 ReverbNation developed its proprietary curation-at-scale methodology to identify the world’s most promising artists early in their careers. This capability, coupled with its global audience, allows ReverbNation to bring the world’s best emerging artists unrivaled access to opportunity. Additional information is available at www.ReverbNation.com.

Full House Productions is a premiere entertainment and production company specializing in the restaurant, nightlife, entertainment and hospitality industries. From producing concerts with the music industry’s biggest stars to partnering with restaurants and bars to achieve their marketing goals, Full House Concerts, a division of Full House Productions, is a full service event production company experienced in planning, marketing and executing concerts, festivals and special events. Since 1998, FHP has produced over 500 events in over a dozen cities around the United States with a leadership team comprised of experienced, innovative, unique and talented individuals.

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