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TAG Seeks Musicians in the for Battle of the Bands

Bands are encouraged to apply by Tuesday, April 1st, 2014


ATLANTA (March 3rd, 2014) –The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) in partnership with TAG Entertainment Society today announced that they are seeking band applications for the inaugural TAG Battle of the Bands competition.  Applications and videos will be accepted until Tuesday, April 1st, 2014.


TAG Battle of the Bands is a unique musical competition featuring bands made up of Georgia's most talented and creative technologists.  Band members don’t have to be professionals; just lovers of music!  Entry categories can be in any genre of music and does not have to be original music – bands just need to submit a two-minute clip of a music video they already possess.


Videos will be posted online for online voting, which will begin Sunday, April 20th and end on Saturday, April 26th.  The top 5 bands with the most online votes will be selected to perform at the live event on Thursday, May 1st, 2014 at Opera Atlanta Event Center in Atlanta (Midtown Area).


A panel of celebrity judges will select and announce the top 3 bands at the live event, and event-goers will cast their votes for a “People’s Choice” winner, to be announced at the conclusion of the live event on May 1st.


Learn more about event details and sponsorship opportunities for TAG Battle of the Bands by contacting Michael Bosarge or Amelia Baer at 404-817-3333.


Follow the conversation on Twitter through #TAGBattle.



About TAG Entertainment Society

The TAG Entertainment Society's mission is to help people and support companies embrace convergence, learn about the latest trends, and find investors interest in helping them grow.  Anyone looking to create content, deliver or consume online entertainment will find membership in TAG Entertainment beneficial.


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About The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG)

TAG is the leading technology industry association in the state, serving more than 22,000 members through regional chapters in Metro Atlanta, Athens, Augusta, Columbus, Macon/Middle Georgia and Savannah.  TAG’s mission is to educate, promote, and unite Georgia’s technology community to foster an innovative and connected marketplace that stimulates and enhances a tech-based economy. The association provides networking and educational programs; celebrates Georgia’s technology leaders and companies; and advocates for legislative action that enhances the state’s economic climate for technology. 

TAG hosts over 200 events each year and serves as an umbrella organization for 34 professional societies. Additionally, the TAG Education Collaborative (TAG’s charitable arm) focuses on helping science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education initiatives thrive. 

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