On Tuesday, January 3, the 2012 OC Music Awards Showcase Series kicks-off at Costa Mesa’s Detroit Bar launching 7 weeks of free showcases at different venues across the county. 35 local artists will compete for the titles of Best Live Band or Best Live Acoustic, a performance slot at the 2012 OC Music Awards on March 3 at the City National Grove of Anaheim, and a generous prize pack from the Awards partners.
The 2012 Farmer John Fan Vote, gives the public the power to send one Showcase Series artist in each category on to the Showcase Series Finals. Fans can vote online and on-site at Showcases at the Farmer John promo booth and enter to win a Sterling by Music Man custom guitar. One guitar will be given away weekly at each of the nine total Showcase Series events. Fans must be present to enter and win. The Farmer John Fan Vote launches online at http://ocmusicawards.com/