Independent music community, Supernova.com, is teaming up with 102.1 the Edge, 99.3 The Fox and Power97 to find the “Indie Online Band of the Month.” Indie Bands have the opportunity to free promotion and a variety of benefits for their projects via the contest.
The contest will begin in February of 2011. Bands will be able to submit their band by creating a profile. Fans will be able to vote for their favorite independent artist or band. Indie Online will pick the winner from the top 10 bands voted by the fans.
As the “Indie Online Band of the Month,” winners will receive:
- On-air spin of their song on 102.1 the Edge
- Feature profile placement on Indie Online
- Video interview with Bookie or Raina to be posted online at Edge.ca and Indie Online
Supernova is a community that grew out of the largest Battle of the Bands operator in Canada, and into the web 2.0 world by building the most active Canadian social community dedicated to music. The site’s mantra is to provide new / undiscovered musicians with the same caliber of experience as a rockstar would get. The Web site is designed to support young artists who are willing to work hard at self-promotion, by giving them viral social media tools and web metrics that resonate with industry scouts and agents.
Using their 17+ years of experience in creating exciting events that connect youths to music, rewarding passion and musical performance, Supernova is now helping to design and execute major music promotions from some of the country’s top companies. With over 23,000 new music bands and artists, Supernova is the largest and only social network to produce live shows to promote new artists and their talent.
Check out the Supernova Store at Supernova.com.