Kimes Ranch Jeans New Artist Contest 

Country Artist

Are you the next big thing in country music??  This is your chance show it!!!!  Kimes Ranch Jeans and Trick Pony are teaming up to bring you a huge opportunity.  Enter your original country performance as a group or a solo artist in the application below and you could have the opportunity to win this fantastic Grand Prize:

  1. $2000 Cash
  2. $500 worth of your own band merchandise created by Kimes Ranch
  3. The chance to open for Trick Pony at the Kimes Ranch VIP party at the All American Quarter Horse Congress October 22nd, 2016 (the event)
  4. Airfare and accommodations to and from Ohio for “the event”
  5. A sneak peek show and autograph signing in the vendor area during Congress (given by you and your group)
  6. A two hour photo shoot with Impulse Photography
  7. Recognition as a KRJ Family Member for 2017

Contest process and deadlines: (look in contest rules below for official details)

  1. Submit your application before August 12th, 2016 11:59 EST
  2. Up to 30 Semi Finalists will be chosen and placed on the website for finalist voting
  3. On or about August 18th, 2016 until August 29th, 2016 11:59 EST Semi Finalists will be placed on come where our community will vote to determine up to 10 finalists
  4. On or about September 1st the Finalists will be announced
  5. Trick Pony will choose the Grand Prize winner from the Finalists to be announced the week of September 5th!!


What does the performance consist of for the application video?

Any performance you think best showcases your talents.  You will be performing on a stage in front of a live audience however, a video at home in the garage or singing in your bedroom all work!

Does the genre have to be country?


I don’t have an original song what do I do?

Unfortunately we do not have the proper license to allow the promotion of cover songs.  All songs must be your original work.

What is the age requirement?

All ages are eligible to participate.

All details of the contest process are laid out in the Contest Rules below

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