2015 Electric Adventure Break Contest

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

  • Contest open to residents of the United States only.
  • This contest is open to DJs of any style.
  • You must be 13 or older
  • You must really love music and performance

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ENTRY

To enter, all contestants must fill out a complete registration form online. An entry fee of $15.00 is required at time of registration for each contestant. Contestants must fill out their profile page, consisting of name, bio, social media links, photos, music uploads, and videos. Incomplete registrations or profiles may disqualify a contestant from the Contest. By participating, each participant (and if eligible minors, their parents/legal guardians) agrees as follows:

VOTING

The voting process begins April 1, 2015 and continues until 11:59pm of July 15, 2015. Voting is limited to one vote per person per artist.

Votes appearing to be suspicious, and or generated by a robotic, programmed, script, macro, other automated means or other source will not be considered valid. If an entrant receives irregular and/or fraudulent votes or nonstandard multiple votes from the same user or users, including but not limited to, votes generated by a robotic, programmed, script, macro, other automated means or other source, the Contest reserves the right to disqualify the contestant in its sole discretion. In the event of two or more contestants have the same number of votes, a panel of judges will select the finalist(s) based on the judging criteria, listed above. Contestants agree that all decisions made by the judges relating to any and all issues related to this Contest are final and binding.

At the conclusion of the voting period, on or about July 16, 2015, a panel of judges will select the 25 contestant submissions which received the most votes. The panel will then determine the grand prize winner. A total of one (1) grand prize winner shall be selected based on the judging criteria set forth below. If a contestant submission has an incomplete registration, the contestant submission will not be eligible as a finalist. The Contest reserves at its sole discretion the right to choose an alternative qualifier in the event that that a qualifier has been disqualified or is deemed ineligible. ALL DECISIONS OF THE JUDGES WILL BE FINAL.

SCORING

Contestants who are voted into the top 25 will be judged by a panel of industry professionals to determine the grand prize winner. Contestants will be scored based on three different categories:

  1. Musical Creativity (25%)
  2. Stage Presence (25%)
  3. Overall Presentation (50%)

If any prizewinner is not available to participate, deemed ineligible or disqualified for any reason whatsoever as specified by the Contest rules, the prizewinner privileges will be forfeited entirely and an alternative qualifier and or prizewinner may be selected from the eligible contestants.

PRIZES

One Grand Prize Winner will receive the following:

  1. The right to perform at Electric Adventure 2015 in Atlantic City, NJ on August 1st or 2nd, 2015.
  2. All-Access artist passes for Electric Adventure.
  3. Electric Adventure merchandise package.
  4. $1000.00 (one thousand dollars)
  5. Ground transportation.
  6. Hotel accommodations for August 1st and 2nd.
  7. 2 Weekend Guest Passes
  8. Show at Webster Hall, NYC (19+ to perform here)
  9. Track to be featured in upcoming mobile games from GameLoud.
  10. Performance at Electric Adventure After Party
  11. One year pro-membership subscription to Soundcloud.com.

One Second Place Winner will receive the following:

  1. The right to perform at Electric Adventure 2015 in Atlantic City, NJ on August 1st or 2nd, 2015
  2. All-Access artist passes for Electric Adventure
  3. Electric Adventure Merchandise Package
  4. $500.00 (five hundred dollars)
  5. Ground Transportation

One Third Place Winner will receive the following:

  1. The right to perform at Electric Adventure 2015 in Atlantic City, NJ on August 1st or 2nd, 2015.
  2. All-Access artist passes for Electric Adventure
  3. Electric Adventure Merchandise Package
  4. $250.00 (two hundred fifty dollars)
  5. Ground Transportation

IF THE WINNER IS NOT AVAILABLE ON THE SPECIFIED DATES, WINNER WILL BE DISQUALIFIED AND THE CONTEST RESERVES THE RIGHT TO CHOOSE AN ALTERNATIVE GRAND PRIZE WINNER. WINNERS ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY TAXES ON THEIR RESPECTIVE PRIZES.

RULES AND REGULATIONS

For all entries, the following rules apply:

  1. Contest should not include the use of indecent or obscene material or language.
  2. Content should not infringe or violate any copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret, right of publicity, or other intellectual property, proprietary, or contractual right of a third party.
  3. No defamatory or libelous material or material which discloses private or personal matters concerning any person, without such person’s consent.
  4. No content or material that is illegal, contains nudity or is sexually explicit, or by law, obscene, profane or pornographic.
  5. No misrepresentation or disparaging remarks about the Contest or any of its sponsors, or other people, products or companies.
  6. No content which implies or portrays graphic violence excessive use of alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing), any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous.
  7. No content which is abusive or harassing towards any individual or group of individuals regarding race, sex, religion, creed, national origin, age, disability, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation or any legally protected classification. Specifically this includes, but is not limited to, epithets or slurs (such as the “N” word), threats, intimidations, or hostile acts.
  8. No content communicating messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or goodwill to which the Contest wishes to associate.
  9. Cannot depict, and cannot itself, be in violation of any law.
  10. Cannot contain materials embodying the names, likenesses, photographs, or other indicia identifying any person, living or dead, without permission.

The Company and sponsor reserve the right to reject any entry, in their sole discretion, based on the terms set forth herein as well as. The Company reserves the right to waive the Contest entry requirements set forth herein in its reasonable discretion.

PROMOTION

The Break Contest is the Official Electric Adventure Battle of the DJs. This is the only way DJs will be considered for Electric Adventure. To help DJ’s encourage voters, we strongly suggest and recommend the use of the official Break Contest Logo on all social media sites of each contestant.

BEHAVIOR NOTICE

The Break Contest reserves the right to disqualify any DJ for behavior that is deemed unacceptable of a contestant of The Break Contest. Contestants may not offer or provide any type of incentives, either implied or otherwise in an attempt to gain or encourage votes. Any votes determined not to be legitimate will be forfeited and the contestant, at the discretion of the contest, may be disqualified.

AUDIO / VIDEO RECORDING

The Break Contest reserves the right to record artist performances, audio and video, for live streaming, archival, and future promotional use. No commercial sale of artist's recordings are permitted or intended to any third parties. In the event The Break Contest would use such recordings for commercial release, then all parties must negotiate with the Artist in advance for such use.

DJ SPONSORSHIP

All artists agree to not post any sponsors or sponsorship materials on the contest pages.

IMAGING

The Break Contest reserves the right to use any artists' imaging or music in all event promotion. Artist images will all be equal in size. All Break Contest sponsors will be able to use Artist's name and likeness in all Break Contest promotions and on their websites.

DISCLAIMER

All Break Contest applications are subject to review. The Break Contest reserves the right to deny entry to any artist without notification. All entrants give The Break Contest the permission to use their music, logo, and likeness for promotional purposes only.

BY PARTICIPATING IN THE BREAK CONTEST, YOU WILL BE ENTERED INTO A DATABASE THAT WILL BE USED BY PROMOTERS TO CONSIDER YOU FOR FUTURE SHOWS.

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