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Avid Launch Song Writing Competition with Abbey Road Studios

Pro-Audio manufacturer Avid and the legendary Abbey Road studios have joined forces in a contest that hopes to find the next chart legend.
The People's Choice vote winner will be given an Mbox Pro Audio Interface with Pro Tools 10 Software.
Pro-Audio manufacturer Avid and the legendary Abbey Road Studios have joined forces in a contest that hopes to find the next rising chart star.

Submit your track by uploading or sharing your SoundCloud link on the contest website to get discovered.

The contest will be judged by world-famous hitmakers John Feldmann of Goldfinger, multiple Grammy Award-nominated Greg Wells and Grammy Award-Winning producer Tricky Stewart, part responsible for chart-topping singles like Rihanna's 'Umbrella' and Beyonce's 'Single Ladies'.

Greg Wells, who has worked with Elton John, Weezer and Adele amongst others said, "the hardest thing for an aspiring usician is to get their songs heard by the right people, and this competition is the perfect way for artists to get their music out there".

Three winners picked by the judges will be announced at Musikmesse and will receive a Pro Tools HD Native system and HD OMNI Interface, as well as a coveted mix and mastering session by Abbey Road's online services and exposure to industry pros across Avid's social media channels.

The People's Choice vote winner will be given an Mbox Pro Audio Interface with Pro Tools 10 Software.

Submit your entries by March 13th, voting commences on the 14th with the winners announced April 10th 2013.

Posted on 13 Feb 2013 16:31 to category : Instruments News

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