The DSP Black Rockilution Contest is being held across seven cities - Mumbai and Pune for the West Zone, Ludhiana and Delhi for the North Zone, Kolkata for the East Zone, and Bangalore and Hyderabad for the South Zone. The Hyderabad leg of the competition is being held on 6th October, at the Sampradaya Vedika of Shilparamam.
The competition is open to all professional and semi-professional bands of India. Being held across seven cities of the country starting from Pune on 14th September, the prelims will end on 6th October in Hyderabad. There will be one finalist short-listed from each of the seven cities, and the seven bands will compete in the Grand Finale to be held at Mumbai's Hard Rock Café on 14th October. The winner of DSP Black Rockilution 2007 will be given a chance to be listed on a four-set compilation CD with Sony BMG.
Each band should have a minimum of 3 and a maximum of 7 members. 20 minutes will be given to each band to perform, including set-up and dismantling time. Participants are required to sing only original songs - no cover songs will be allowed. An eminent panel of judges from the music industry, such as jazz star Gary Lawyer, guitarist Mahesh Tinaikar, and Anjali from Sledge, will shortlist the winners.
The entry is by invitations only. Please contact Ashwin at 099809-99984 for further details.