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!
Unsigned 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 April 30th, 2021.
Submissions will be reviewed and 10 Finalists will be chosen to compete at Ms. Newby’s in Panama City Beach on Thursday, June 3rd.
The Top 10 Finalists will compete for the title of Pepsi Southern Original on Thursday, June 3rd at Ms. Newby’s in Panama City Beach, FL.
Finalists will perform 3 songs, at least 1 original, 1 cover, and the 3rd song is your choice. You will compete at the venue in front of an audience. (Have at least 1 back up song) Backline will be provided. Finalists will receive production contact information.
The Top 6 Finalists will win…
Entrance Stage and Ms. Newby’s lineup
Backline will be provided.
The winner will perform on the main stage at Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam on Sunday, June 6th, opening for Sunday’s lineup.
Winners will be voted upon by a panel of judges headed by Gulf Coast Jam’s Executive Producer Rendy Lovelady. They will be judged on originality, stage presence, music quality and crowd participation.