by / June 16th, 2010 /

Phantom launches i-Con Next Becks Thing

Phantom 105.2, in association with Becks Vier, present the ultimate Battle of the Bands competition, -I-Con’s Next Becks Thing’. Kicking off at Whelans of Wexford Street on Thursday, June 17th, the competition will consist of a series of five heats, which will take place every month and will feature four acts each night. A special panel of guest judges will select a winner from each heat, who will go through to the final on Thursday, November.

Interested bands are being urged to send a clearly labeled CD and a copy of their biog to Phantom 105.2 or a single track in MP3 format along with a biog to icon@phantom.ie, in order to be in the running for what promises to be a very exciting and hotly contested competition.

As well as being awarded the title of I-Con’s Next Big Thing, the winning act will be presented with back line equipment from MusicMaker, a complete denim look to the value of €2,000 from Hilfiger Denim, a 50 spot advertising package on Phantom 105.2, rehearsal time, a 500 CD Press Run from budgetmedia.ie, an interview & Session on I-Con and a spot on the line-up of the First Friday Christmas special at The Academy.