(This is a slightly altered version of the actual press release.)
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 25, 2010
The Josh and Pete Band's sunny harmonies, driving rhythms, and unpredictable sense of humor have gotten them an ever-expanding fan base and rave reviews in Metro, Phrequency, 215 Magazine, and other local publications. Now, the West Philly-based foursome have two big news items to share with you.
THE JOSH AND PETE BAND IN THE JERSEY SHOWS FINALS
The Josh and Pete Band have made it all the way to finals of Jersey Shows' $10,000 Philly Showdown! The date is Saturday, July 24th. The venue is the Trocadero -- the Mainstage, not the Balcony. The Josh and Pete Band could win as much as $5,000 cash! The guys could use all the support they can get. Advance ticket sales count towards the band's success! If you want to help the band with an advance ticket purchase (or know someone who wants to), visit http://www.thejoshandpeteband.com/ and click on the PayPal link.
Jersey Shows presents The $10,000 Philly Showdown - The Finals
Saturday, July 24, 2010
Doors @ 1:30 PM / Show @ 2 PM / The Josh and Pete Band @ 4:30 PM
$14 in adv / $15 DOS
http://www.thetroc.com/events.php and http://www.jerseyshows.com/index.php?botb for more info.
Facebook event page: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=138195119527392
HELP THE JOSH AND PETE BAND RECORD AN EP AND GET... A DATE?
You know the story...band wants to make its first professional record. Band won't sit around and wait for a label to come along and fund the project. Band asks fans for help -- and offers rewards for donations.
The Josh and Pete Band plan to start recording in August, so they need their fans' help! In return, they will offer the following "Thank You" gifts:
$0 to 10 - Josh and Pete Band sticker
$10 to 20 - above + Demo CD
$20 to 40 - all of the above + your name on special "Thank You" page of the professional CD (and Josh and Pete Band 9th Grade CD Series)
$40 to 80 - all of the above + ticket to the Trocadero show
$80 to 150 - all of the above + free copy of the professional CD
$150 to 300 - all of the above + custom-made Josh and Pete Band T-Shirts
$300 or more - all of the above PLUS a date with any band member -- or all! (You can donate the date, too - give The Josh and Pete Band to your daughters, your aunts, your grandmothers, even your pets!)
If that's not a story, I don't know what is.
Visit http://www.thejoshandpeteband.com/ to donate, and if you are so inclined, use the Facebook event page to its fullest potential:
If you have any questions, please send them my way!
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