MTV Launches Search for New Musicians

By: Ryan Huff, WGMU News Director

This week MTV announced they are launching a nationwide search for the next generation of artists. Aspiring student artists can submit original music to SKINS to have a chance to be featured on an upcoming episode of SKINS which will include both television and web content. All submissions must be full length songs, 100% owned by the artists, and does not need to include any vocals. Artists should not submit samples.

The competition hopes to feature all genres of music including Indie, Rock, and Hip Hop. Songs will be reviewed and chosen by SKINS produces with help from an online voting contest. This unique opportunity will allow for amateur artists to gain exposure on both television and web content. Submissions can be sent to SKINS up until the November 21 deadline.

Are you an interested student? Please visit: http://www.ourstage.com/go/skins