Music 

EVENTS

I'm With The Band!

Join a good ol’ fashioned battle of the bands, but with a twist. Participants are required to showcase their musicianship with their compositions and production. 

  • No. of rounds - 1

  • Participation Type - Group (4-8 members)

  • Event Type - Pre-submission (.mp4 format)

  1. Instruments and vocals must be individually recorded and mixed into a final track.

  2. The band must have a minimum of 4 members. The number of band members may not exceed 8.

  3. The audio must have at least 3 instrumental tracks.

  4. There are no restrictions on genre or language.

  5. The band must have at least one vocalist. Number of vocalists cannot exceed three.

  6. The track’s producer/audio editor must be listed as a member of the band.

  7. Use of MIDI or virtual instruments is prohibited except for pianos or synths.

  8. A list of band members and their roles must be submitted to us in advance.

  9. The submission must be of a single full-length song, accompanied by a video. Medleys/mashups are not permitted.

  10. There are no restrictions for the video. Participants can be as creative as they want to be.

  11. Duration of the song and video – 3-5 mins

 

Mask-cappella: Acappella Competition

If you want to recreate your favourite Pitch Perfect scene, now is your chance! A cappella is all about performing as one, so bring out your inner Barden Bellas with us in our a cappella event Mask-cappella!

  • No. of rounds - 1

  • Participation Type - Group (6-14 members)

  • Event Type- Pre-submission (.mp4 format)

  • Duration - 5-10 minutes

  1. All songs in the set should be related – directly or indirectly – to the theme.

  2. Each team can have 6-14 members (including beat boxer) and 1 editor who can mix/master their set.

  3. Number of songs to be incorporated in the performance: 4-10

  4. Time limit: 5-10 minutes

  5. Songs of all languages are permitted.

  6. It should be a pre-recorded submission in .mp4 format. All participants (except the editor) should also be a part of a video. At least one contestant should be on screen at all times.

  7. No instruments/backing tracks/metronome should be used.

 

I Wanna Write You A Song: Songwriting Competition

Do you think you have what it takes to be the next Prateek Kuhad? Did you write a song after going through a bad breakup which ended up looking quite good? This is your chance to showcase your talent! Come join us in our songwriting competition ‘I Wanna Write You a Song’.

  • No. of rounds - 1

  • Participation Type - Individual

  • Event Type - Live Submission

  • Duration - 2-3 minutes

  1. Participants get 60 minutes to write the song after the prompt has been provided.

  2. The participant needs to have at least 3 verses, 1 pre-chorus, 1 chorus and 1 intro/outro in their song.

  3. They need to incorporate all the words/phrases given to them at least once in the song. The given words CAN repeat.

  4. The song should be of 2-3 minutes.

  5. Participants not ready with their song after one hour of getting the prompts will be disqualified.