LOCAL BANDS GIVEN A CHANCE TO WIN A PERFORMANCE SLOT ON "GRAMMY® LIVE" BY ENTERING CBS.COM's "FROM YOUR GARAGE TO GRAMMY® LIVE!" CONTEST
CBS today launched “From Your Garage to GRAMMY® Live,” a contest* that gives aspiring bands across the country the chance of a lifetime – to be featured during GRAMMY® LIVE, a three-day online live streaming event starting Feb. 10, 2012, covering all the best GRAMMY-related events.
Beginning today through Jan. 2, 2012, bands can go to CBS.com/band to upload a video, which can be voted on by music fans from around the world. Submissions will be initially divided into the following regions: Pacific, Mountain, Midwest, Middle Atlantic, New England, South Atlantic and South. The voting will begin on Jan. 3, 2012 and close Jan. 16, 2012. From the uploaded bands, a finalist will be picked from each region for the second round of voting, which will start Jan. 17, 2012 and close Jan. 23, 2012. A final winner will be chosen on Jan. 24, 2012.
For more information on THE 54th ANNUAL GRAMMY awards, please visit: CBS.com/grammys.