Coming to The Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs
Labor Day Weekend 2014!
Featuring ANDY GRAMMER, EARLY MORNING REBEL, and Three of the Desert’s Best Acoustic Acts!
July 3, 2014, Palm Springs, CA – MIX 100.5 FM – The Desert’s Best MIX, The Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs and RR Broadcasting are pleased to announce a new musical event, The MIX 100.5 FM AcousticPalooza, coming to the Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs on Sunday, August 31st. The MIX 100.5 FM AcousticPalooza will include live performances by ANDY GRAMMER (“Keep Your Head Up”, “Fine By Me”, “Lunatic”, “Ladies”, “Biggest Man in L.A.”, “Numbers”, “Stepping Stone”, “Couple More Sleeves”, “Fireflies”, and “The Pocket”) and EARLY MORNING REBEL (“Life Boat”, “Hold On”, “Howl at the Moon”, “Find an Easier Way”.) as well as performances by three local acoustic acts which will be selected by MIX 100.5 FM listeners.
“Our listeners really love our Acoustic Lounges,” said Bradley Ryan, MIX 100.5 Morning Show Host and Program Director. “So we thought we’d kick the Acoustic Lounge concept up a notch by bringing in two headliners and adding a local contest element to it. We’re hoping to attract a wide variety of acoustic acts that our listeners can view on our website, then vote on. The AcousticPalooza Local Artist Contest starts today.”
To participate in the AcousticPalooza Local Artist Contest, local artists/bands are invited to submit their original acoustic videos to Mix 100.5 FM via the MIX 100.5 FM website, http://www.mix1005.fm, or by email to: AcousticPalooza@mix1005.fm. Video submissions will be accepted through Friday July 25th at 5pm PST.
Starting Monday, July 28th at 6am, submissions will be posted on http://www.mix1005.fm, and listeners will be invited to visit the website, watch the videos, and vote for their favorite. Voting will run from July 28th through Friday August 22nd at 5pm PST. The top 3 vote-getters will be announced ON-AIR during the Bradley Ryan Morning Show (Weekday Mornings: 6am – 10am) on Monday, August 25th. The three winning bands will then be invited to join national headliners ANDY GRAMMER and EARLY MORNING REBEL at the The MIX 100.5 FM AcousticPalooza on Sunday, August 31st, 2014, at the Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs. The show is FREE (21 and over), and will run from 6pm to 9pm.