For Immediate Release – (June 5, 2013)
Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam and ReverbNation are proud to announce 38 semi-finalists for the ReverbNation “We Pick 6 Competition.” After an overwhelming response of over 1500 entries, festival organizers spent over a week listening to all of the submissions and narrowed them down to the top 38 artists and bands to compete for a slot on the daytime beachfront stages at the festival. Executive Producer, Rendy Lovelady (@ProducerJam) announced all 38 artists via Twitter earlier today. He also has decided to increase the original 6 available slots to 9 because of the amount of qualified submissions. Voting is open and fans may submit their vote at http://www.gulfcoastjam.com/get-involved/rev/ until Tuesday, June 11, 2013. Each fan may vote only once.
The winners of the competition will be offered a slot to play on any of the three beachfront stages during the festival September 26-28, 2013 in Panama City Beach, FL. Headline artists for the three day festival include, Toby Keith, Brantley Gilbert, Trace Adkins, Kip Moore, Eli Young Band, The Charlie Daniels Band, X Factor Winner Tate Stevens, Darryl Worley and Blackberry Smoke. The winners of the ReverbNation competition as well as many more performers will be announced Wednesday, June 12, 2013.
The 38 Semi-Finalists are: Alexes Aiken, Amber Lynn Nicol, Ashley Baker, The Bama Gamblers, Brooke Woods, Barbed Wire Creek, The Bloody Jug Band, Caylee Anna, Celeste Kellogg, Chuck Courtenay, County Line Road, Craig Moritz, Craig Wayne Boyd, Denae Gardner, Donica Knight, Garrett Miles, Gary Ray, Grayson Rogers Band, Hannah Ellis, Highway 55, J Collins, Jami Grooms, Joe Bachman, Jordan Covington, Josh Phillips, Josh Helms, Keelan Donovan, Lisa Torres, Mary Sarah, M Callahan, Nikki Boon, SaraBeth, Slamabama, Sean Mettler, The Southbound Band, Sunset Circus, Sweetwater Rose, and the Tobacco Rd. Band.
About Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam
Comprised of six stages, Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam will provide the best of today’s country music for an audience of more than 15,000 people on the coast. During the day, three beachfront stages will be hosted by Edgewater Golf & Beach Resort, The Boardwalk Beach Resort and Seahaven Beach Resorts Festival-goers will watch their favorite performers as they stand on the white “sugar sand” beach and dip their toes in the water. As the sun begins to set, patrons will ride free shuttles to the headline stage at Frank Brown Park. Once Toby Keith, Brantley Gilbert, and Trace Adkins close out their respective nights, the fun will continue at Club La Vela. Lodging packages, which include tickets to the three-day event, are on sale now and can be found at www.gulfcoastjam.com. For more information about Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam’s lineup, VIP & General Admission Tickets, lodging partners, directions, partnership opportunities, parking, and vendors, please visit www.gulfcoastjam.com. Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam is a production of PCB Entertainment, LLC.