Music Gear News

At Gear4music.com we update our news channel daily to ensure you always get the latest and most important music news.

Music instruments players encouraged to enter O2 project

Build a Band, a collaboration between O2 Think Big and the DJ Huw Stephens, has been announced.
Great deals on musical instruments
Some ten 16 to 25 year olds with a passion for making music are set to be brought together in a fresh band and given a showcase.

It's part of a project called Build a Band, a collaboration between O2 Think Big and the DJ Huw Stephens, according to O2.

Youngsters can present an audition clip in using o2thinkbig.co.uk, and both singers and music instrument players can try out.

The ten winners are going to be putting together a track in collaboration with Stephens, then tour to the likes of London and Liverpool in the autumn.

"I want to hear from every kind of musician and vocalist out there. It doesn't matter if you play the drums or harp, are a DJ or a beatboxer. At this stage, we're open to anyone and it is so easy to apply, I want to hear from you all," said Stephens, who presents on the Radio 1 station.

The closing date for entries is September 13th.ADNFCR-2133-ID-801429660-ADNFCR Posted on 15 Aug 2012 16:39 to category : Music News

Related Music News

thumbnail

We have all heard of the internationally popular game Guitar Hero? Well, Push Hero has just entered the fold!

20 Jul 2015 15:54
thumbnail

Its official – The UK’s creative industry is booming.

30 Jun 2015 17:25
thumbnail

Apple Music has declared that they will pay royalties to musicians during the free trial period after protest from music labels and artist Taylor Swift.

22 Jun 2015 11:38
thumbnail

The UK has generated more than£3 Billion with music tourism in 2014, according to the Wish You Were Here Study 2015.

16 Jun 2015 10:46
thumbnail

The American Federation of Musicians file complaint against the recycling of samples and sounds from major soundtracks and works.

1 Jun 2015 11:00
thumbnail

Technologists, creative thinkers and artists to converge in Berlin in a collective exploration of what music is today and what it will be tomorrow!

27 May 2015 12:25

Recent Music News

thumbnail

With the launch of Native Instruments' STEMS and Traktor Pro 2.9 you can save up to £300 on selected Native Instruments controllers.

3 Aug 2015 14:50
thumbnail

1,000 Italian Foo Fighters fans performance of Learn To Fly goes viral and makes the band stand up and take notice.

31 Jul 2015 15:15
thumbnail

Arturia have unveiled a limited edition matte black Keylab, which also features exclusive Black Edition software.

30 Jul 2015 16:38
thumbnail

Everett ‘Vic’ Firth, founder of the world-famous drumstick and mallet manufacturer Vic Firth, has died aged 85-years-old.

28 Jul 2015 10:01
thumbnail

Building on the success of Orange’s OBC Series, the amplifier company have introduced their smallest ‘conventional’, non-isobaric cabinet to date.

27 Jul 2015 16:29
thumbnail

Gibson USA 2015 model guitars are now on sale and starting from just £499

27 Jul 2015 15:22