#BeMyBand

#BeMyBand: Perform live with legendary guitarist Orianthi

Winner Announced On
February 5, 2014
THE BRIEF

Every aspiring musician dreams of playing alongside a headlining artist in a legendary venue while being cheered on by the crowd. 

Now that dream will become a reality as the biggest stars in music invite musicians around the world to become part of BeMyBand!

The first act to take part in #BeMyBand is the talented and acclaimed Orianthi

The renowned guitarist has four spots to fill on stage at her upcoming concert and is looking for one of each of the following:

  • drummer
  • bassist
  • guitarist
  • keyboard player

To be considered, submit a short video of you playing your instrument at your best. Also, ensure that your Talenthouse portfolio is complete with content that showcases yourself as an artist.

THE SELECTION PROCESS
Up to 10 musicians for each instrument will be chosen as finalists and asked to play original tracks from Orianthi herself. Of those finalists, four carefully selected artists will be chosen and flown to Los Angeles for six amazing days and nights, culminating in an incredible performance live on stage with Orianthi as her band for a night! The concert will be taped and aired on TV as part of the #BeMyBand series.

Finalists Announcement: February 1, 2014
Finalists Round: February 1, 2014 - February 5, 2014

ABOUT ORIANTHI
Multi-award winning and Platinum artist Orianthi is an Australian musician, singer-songwriter, and guitarist who is widely known for her own work as well as notable collaborations with iconic artists. Orianthi is celebrated as one of the best guitarists in the world and was featured as Michael Jackson's lead guitarist for his This Is It concert series and she continues to play as lead guitarist with Alice Cooper's live band. Orianthi knew when she picked up a guitar at the age of 6 that her life would never be the same. And now, having played with guitar legends like Carlos Santana and Steve Vai, she continues to solidify her place in rock and roll history as a true Rock Goddess and genre-defying female artist.
THE CAREER OPPORTUNITY
Orianthi will select four musicians (drummer, bassist, guitarist and keyboard player) who will receive:
  • The opportunity to perform alongside her on February 14, 2014 in a live Los Angeles taping that will air on television
  • One-on-one rehearsal and mentoring time at SIR Studios Hollywood with Dave Stewart, singer-songwriter, musician and record producer
  • Exposure for their submission and performance from the night featured on Orianthi's social media channels
  • Travel and accommodation for six amazing days and nights
  • $2,500 for each selected artist
THE COMMUNITY CHOICE
One additional artist as selected by the community and the host, Orianthi, will receive*:
  • A signed Orianthi PRS signature guitar
  • A signed copy of Orianthi's new album
  • A mention on Orianthi's social media channels
* The host will select from the top 10% of the highest voted submissions.
VENUE ANNOUNCEMENT
9081 Santa Monica Blvd 
Los Angeles, CA

Friday Feb 14, 2014

8:00 PM

All Ages

Tickets Here

HOW ORIANTHI WILL CHOOSE

Orianthi will select from all qualified submissions. A qualified submission is one which meets all the Terms & Conditions, Guidelines and Official Rules.

The community can support their favorite submissions through social voting via Facebook and Twitter. The host will also select an artist from the top 10% of the highest voted submissions.

CREATIVE INVITE GUIDELINES
  • Submitting artists must be 21 years of age or older.
  • Videos submitted must be original (meaning not using third party copyright materials) but can be pre-exisiting or created especially for this opportunity.
  • Artists must include a description about their submission and about themselves with a link to their Talenthouse portfolio.
  • If multiple people were involved in the creation of the entry, only one person can submit the final video.
  • Artists must submit their video to YouTube or Vimeo then paste the video URL and click “Get Video”.
  • All submissions will feature as part of a global gallery with public voting on Facebook and Twitter.
  • Artists must join Talenthouse using an active email address in order to ensure they can be contacted should they be selected.
  • Selected artists must have a valid passport and be eligible to travel to the United States.
  • Selected artists must be available to travel between the dates of Sunday February 9, 2014 and Saturday February 15, 2014.
  • Submitting artists that do not have a passport or who are unable to travel to the United States may still participate and be considered for the Highest Voted position.
  • No purchase necessary to enter.
  • Inappropriate, offensive, harmful or submissions that do not fit the brief will be removed.
Official Rules
It's important to know our Official Rules before starting your creative work.
Read Here
Key Dates
  • Submit By: January 25, 2014 at 10:00 AM
  • Voting Starts: January 25, 2014 at 10:00 AM
  • Voting Ends: January 31, 2014 at 10:00 AM
  • Winner Announcement: February 5, 2014
All times are in Pacific Standard Time.