2005 Zippo Hot Tour

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Here at zippohottour.com – Bands register for their chance to make it BIG, and Fans get to VOTE on which bands are HOT. The Hottest local unsigned band of 2005 is going to hit the road for a 10 city tour with a National Headliner and walk away with a KILLER PRIZE PACKAGE! Here’s the deal.

This is a 10-city band competition that takes place online and onstage.

You must be an indy or unsigned and play Modern Rock, Alternative Rock, Indy Rock, Hard Rock/Metal, or Punk Rock. Next, the majority of your band members must live within 50 miles of Austin, Charlotte, Cincinnati, Denver, Memphis, Orlando, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Pittsburgh or Raleigh. Make sure you read the “official rules” before signing up! To View the Official Rules click here.

The winner will receive an opening slot on a 10 date tour with a National Headliner including:

  • Lodging – accommodations are provided for the entire tour
  • Per Diem – cash to cover tour related expenses; food, incidentals, etc.
  • Transportation – travel in style on the Zippo Branded Tour Bus
  • Grand Prize Equipment Package – from ESP Guitars, PEAVEY, TAMA Drums, PRO-MARK Drum Sticks, PureVolume and DiscFarm
  • Thousands of Fans - Potential to Build National Fanbase

Plus, you’ll take an all-expense paid trip to Hollywood to perform a showcase for A&R Executives at Capitol Records!

All bands that enter the Zippo Hot Tour will receive $50 off your next purchase at Discfarm for CD manufacturing services. Help Zippo support your local music scene and let’s get this party started……Sign up today!!!

Please note: You must make sure your band is eligible prior to submitting. Bands that are ineligible will NOT be refunded.