MAMM Slam signup extended
Portland — Registration for the 2017 MAMM Slam, Maine’s annual high school rock off, has been extended. The new deadline is Friday, March 24. The competition is open to both solo performers and full bands.
The preliminary round will be held April 8 at Bayside Bowl and the finals will be held May 13 at Empire. Winners have a crack at $1,000, sponsored by the Rusty Rocket Music Fund, along with coveted recording time, radio appearances, plum gigs, a tour of Gateway Mastering and college scholarships to the Maine College of Art of up to $16,000 per year to each member of the winning band.
For more details and to register, visit mainetoday.com/mammslam. The MAMM Slam is sponsored by MaineToday.com, Coffee By Design, State Theatre, Crooked Cove, Gateway Mastering, Rusty Rocket Music Fund, Bayside Bowl and Empire, with support from WCYY, WBLM, Maine Magazine and WPXT-TV.
Courier Publications’ A&E Editor Dagney C. Ernest can be reached at (207) 594-4401, ext. 115; or firstname.lastname@example.org.