AND 2021 (JUNE) PEPSI SOUTHERN ORIGINAL WINNER IS…
WILL YOU BE NEXT?
PERFORMING LIVE AT MS. NEWBY’S, THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 2ND
We are now accepting submissions for the 2021 Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam Southern Original Contest.
10 Finalists will be selected to compete for a chance to play at one of the largest festivals in the country, Gulf Cost Jam!
Country or Southern Rock
FULL BANDS ONLY! No Acoustic
You will need to complete the submission form.
The personal video should be a current video of you telling us about yourself. Please do NOT send us your promo video for the personal video.
Submissions are due by July 30, 2021
Submissions will be reviewed and 10 Finalists will be announced in the following weeks to compete at Ms. Newby’s in Panama City Beach Thursday September 2nd.
The Top 10 Finalists will compete for the Southern Original title on Thursday September 2nd at Ms. Newby’s in Panama City Beach, FL.
Finalists will perform 2 songs, at least 1 original, 1 cover (Have at least 1 back up song). Finalists will compete at Ms. Newby’s in front of an audience and a panel of judges headed by Gulf Coast Jam’s Executive Producer Rendy Lovelady. “Finalists will be judged on originality, stage presence, music quality, and crowd participation.”
Winner will win…
The Southern Original winner is required to:
Perform after the competition at Ms Newby’s Thursday night until close.
Perform at the competition the following year.
Be booked by the festival the following year to open for Friday’s lineup on the main stage.
Top 6 Finalists will win…
Entrance Stage and Ms. Newby’s After Party lineup
Backline will be provided for all Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam Southern Original performances. Finalists will receive production contact information in their packet.