Tuesday, October 23, 2012

The Polyphonic Spree wants YOU to direct their next video!

The Polyphonic Spree wants YOU to direct their next video! They've chosen many different directors to each create a music video for their interpretation of a holiday song from the album and will be premiering them along the way leading up to Christmas. With that being said, "Silver Bells (Featuring School of Seven Bells)" has been saved just for YOU! Their version of "Silver Bells" is a non-traditional interpretation of the classic Christmas song. They need YOUR help to create an amazing video for it. The sky is the limit with the video. The video can be crazy, weird, emotional, dark, or anywhere else your imagination takes you. But, most importantly, it needs to be awesome! They're counting on you! One grand prizewinner will be selected and will receive $1500 and the video will premiere at on December 20!

IMPORTANT: To be eligible you must visit the link below and read the "TERMS & CONDITIONS" for important notes and requirements. Every entry will receive an exclusive Nevada Hill limited edition art print signed by Tim DeLaughter whether your clip is used or not. Once your downloadable video is uploaded, email your physical address along with your Vimeo user name.

Final deadline for entry/upload is Monday, December 17, 2012 at Noon CST. Video to be premiered on Gorilla Vs. Bear on December 20th. You can listen to the song via soundcloud. Check out the premiere of The Polyphonic Spree's video for "Silver Bells (Reprise)", directed by Jon Collins. The video was shot at A&R Records in Dallas, Texas, where each vinyl record was hand poured by the band. If you haven't picked up the album yet, you can get a digital copy here iTunes or purchase a limited edition, hand poured, vinyl from the Kirtland Records store.

2012 Holiday Extravaganza

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the band's annual Holiday Extravaganza, the Polyphonic Spree will take the holiday show on the road to Los Angeles 12/6, San Francisco 12/8, Chicago 12/11, Philly 12/14, New York 12/15, and Dallas 12/22 at the Lakewood Theatre, where it all began. Don't miss these shows! Tickets are on sale now.

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Polyphonic Shopping Spree

Wanna win a $100 Polyphonic shopping Spree? Tim Delaughter, the founder of The Polyphonic Spree and Good Records Recordings, is teaming up with local record stores to offer YOU a $100 shopping spree at any of these indie record stores. Visit any one of the store listed below to register to win! Good luck!.

Criminal Records ­ Atlanta, GA
Dimple ­ Sacramento, CA
Fingerprints ­ Long Beach, CA
Gallery Of Sound ­ Wilkes-Barre, PA
Grimeys ­ Nashville, TN
Hollywood Amoeba ­ Hollywood, CA
Homer¹s ­ Omaha, NE
Looney Tunes ­ West Babylon, NY
Luna Music ­ Indianapolis, IN
Mojo Books & Music ­ Tampa, FL
Music Millennium ­ Portland, OR
Record Archive ­ Rochester, NY
Silver Platters ­ Seattle, WA
Sonic Boom ­ Seattle, WA
Sound Garden ­ Baltimore, MD
Sound Garden ­ Syracuse, NY
Streetlight Records - CA
Twist & Shout ­ Denver, CO
Vintage Vinyl - St Louis, MO
Waterloo ­ Austin, TX
Young Ones ­ Kutztown, PA
Zia Records ­ AZ/NV