SongsNepal.com and XclusiveZ Entertainment in a joint venture are organizing Band Clash 2012- a Road to Fame next month. The competition will cover five major concerts in five major cities- Butwal, Dharan, Kathmandu, and Narayangadh.
The winner of the Band Clash 2012 will be rewarded a grand prize of Rs. 100,000 along with a music video contract and an online promotion worth Rs. 30,000 from SongsNepal.com. Contract with XclusiveZ Entertainment will be signed along with a Nepal tour within the contract period. The runner up will be given cash prize of Rs. 50,000 along with a song recording and an online promotion worth Rs. 20,000 with contracts from both organizations. The ten bands in the final round will also have the opportunity to record an album together.
The panel of Judges will consist of senior drummer, Dev Rana, guitar maestro Hari Maharjan of of Nepal Music Academy, and Robin Tamang of Robin and the New Revoloution.
Kolin Rana, the event manager for Band Clash 2012 has requested any bands who play genres of rock, metal, punk, pop, hip hop, jazz, or blues that are interested to compete to apply for the competition.
Band Clash 2012 was created for the sole purpose of giving local talents an exposure and a platform where their talents can be discovered.