The Surprise, Surprise CD Soundtrack Contest

Posted by:  Surprise, Surprise

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Summary

Triceptus Studios/Surprise Films LLC are currently seeking original Hip-Hop, R&B, Pop, Jazz/neo soul type music tracks (no samples), to be used in our upcoming feature film "Surprise, Surprise!!!." Artists selected through Sonicbids will be given preference and will receive appropriate royalties for albums sold. After our film finishes its festival run, we will release the film via theaters, DVD, Internet & Cable VOD, and many more distribution avenues worldwide./n/nTriceptus Studios/Surprise Films LLC are currently seeking original Hip-Hop, R&B, Pop, Jazz/neo soul type music tracks (no samples), to be used in our upcoming feature film "Surprise, Surprise!!!."



Triceptus Studios is a film production company that has over 15+ years of combined entertainment industry experience, working with several motion picture, music independent production companies in the New England region, and across the United States of America. Past works include producing over three different TV shows, 4 different music videos, commercials, short films, and releasing a hip-hop album on various music distribution stores worldwide. The director(s) of Surprise, Surprise (Crosby Tatum, Jacquin Holland) are award-winning filmmaker(s) who has been considered and appeared at over 5 different film festivals nationwide.



Surprise, Surprise!!! will head straight to the festival circuit, to be released by a domestic distributor next year. Please note that songwriters retain ownership over their materials.



There will not be royalty payments and we will give full screen credit to selected artists, with a copy of the finished product. We will also produce a soundtrack album with this film that will be distributed on all major online retailers worldwide.



Artists selected through Sonicbids will be given preference and will receive appropriate royalties for albums sold. After our film finishes its festival run, we will release the film via theaters, DVD, Internet & Cable VOD, and many more distribution avenues worldwide.

Terms And Conditions

OFFICIAL
RULES

a.)Triceptus Studios/Surprise Films LLC are specifically looking for
artist(s), groups, and bands who perform Hip-Hop, R&B, Pop, Jazz/neo
soul type music with high-quality sound and mainstream appeal,
centering around subject matters relating to love, having a good time,
happiness, etc.

b.)Music submissions for artists will conclude Thursday December 1st, 2011 at
11:59pm EST. All submissions must be in no later than the time
specified. We will NOT accept late submissions.

c.)Artist(s), group(s), & band(s) can only upload full songs to our
facebook page (www.facebook.com/surprisethefilm), but we require songs
to be over one minute (01:00m) in length (snippet). Songs must be
mastered and ready for Airplay/Distribution. If songs are not mastered,
we can master them for you at an additional rate. We will not accept
un-mastered songs.

d.)All music material accepted by these guidelines, subject to the terms
and conditions set forth by Triceptus Studios/Surprise Films LLC, will
be uploaded to a private server and judged accordingly by the music
director and production team of Triceptus Studios/Surprise Films LLC
based on a set of criteria set forth by Triceptus Studios (i.e.
likeability, song strength, star power, music quality, clarity, etc).

e.)The chosen artists for the Surprise, Surprise soundtrack will be
notified via email starting Monday, January 2nd, 2012. Artist(s), group(s), and band(s) will be eligible for a fixed royalty
fee for sales of CD soundtrack, upon the signature of a signed license
agreement between the artist(s) and Surprise Films LLC/Triceptus
Studios.

f.)The selected artist(s), or group(s), and/or band(s) will have their
music played in the feature film Surprise, Surprise!!!, and in the
motion picture soundtrack Surprise, Surprise!!! Music Inspired by the
Motion Picture, exclusively distributed by Triceptus Studios exclusive
music distributor Wiggins Media Group Worldwide (http://www.wmgw.net).