Friday, April 30, 2010

Here's YOUR chance to record a song with Switchfoot!; the band plays show in Guam

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So check it out. Switchfoot's got some SICK news for you all. Here are all the details, straight from the horse's mouth:

Dear Amigos -

We've been hinting for a few weeks that we had a special surprise... well here it is.

We are partnering with a new website called bidfire.com to help raise money for one of our favorite charities: Stand Up For Kids. We are holding an online auction, and the winner will get to record a song with Switchfoot. Better yet, this song will get released on iTunes. If you've ever dreamed about collaborating in the studio with the band, now's your chance! If you don't have any kind of musical background on an instrument, you can hit the tambourine, shake the maracas, or simply just sit back and watch the process. In addition to recording the song with the band, you will be our special guest, with VIP access, at the San Diego County Fair on June 24th and the Bro-Am fundraiser on June 26th. Your trip, including airfare and hotel accommodations, will be covered.

The auction will start on May 28th at 12pm PST. You need to register for the auction, and spots in the auction are limited, so please visit http://bidfire.com/switchfoot
and sign up to guarantee your spot.


Here's a video from the guys explaining what goes down for the lucky winner:

Record a Song with Switchfoot from BidFire on Vimeo.



For more info, check out the website.

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As announced on Switchfoot's Facebook page, Switchfoot will be playing a special acoustic performance on Wednesday May 5th for KEXX / 103.9 in Phoenix.

 Click here for details on how you can attend.

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Switchfoot played a show in Guam last night. Check out some videos from their performance at NEX Base.

Meant to Live



Stars



Dare You to Move



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Some HQ videos from the Sydney show about a week ago are surfacing, and they're pretty sweet.

Your Love Is a Song



The Sound



Always



Check out this user's Youtube Channel for more!

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Be sure to start requesting "The Sound" on these stations. Atlantic is in the process of switching the "Mess of Me" request page over. For now, here's what they and management want us to target:

AUSTIN, TX – KROX
Website: http://www.krox.com
Request: 512-836-KROX


CHICAGO, IL – WKQX
Website: http://www.q101.com
Request: 312-591-8300


COLORADO SPRINGS, CO - KRXP
Website: http://www.1039rxp.com
Request: 719-219-ROCK (7625)


DAYTON, OH – WXEG
Website: http://www.wxeg.com
Request: 937-457-1039


DENVER, CO - KTCL
Website: http://www.ktcl.com/main.html
Request: 303-631-2933


GREENVILLE, NC – WTPT
Website: http://www.newrock933.com
Request: 800-774-0093


KNOXVILLE, TN – WNFZ
Website: http://www.943thex.com
Request: 865-656-5943


MILWAUKEE, WI - WLUM
Website: www.fm1021milwaukee.com
Request : 474-799-1021
Text: 95487


PHILADELPHIA, PA – WRFF
Website: http://www.radio1045.com
Request: Send text to 91045


PITTSBURGH, PA – WXDX
Website: http://www.wxdx.com
Request: 412-333-9939


PORTLAND, OR – KUFO
Website: http://www.kufo.com
Request: 503-228-4101


PROVIDENCE, RI – WBRU
Website: http://www.wbru.com
Request: 401.272.9555


SAN DIEGO, CA – KBZT
Website: http://www.fm949sd.com
Request: 619-570-1949


SAN FRANCISCO, CA - KITS
Website: www.live105.com
Request: 415-478-LIVE


TUSCON, AZ - KFMA
Website: www.kfma.com
Request : 520-880-5362


WASHINGTON, DC – WWDC
Website: www.dc101.com
Request: 1-866-91-DC101

^So if you happen to be in any of those markets, give the station a ring and ask for "The Sound!"

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