The winner of our contest with Smartpunk are The Spacepimps. Thanks to everyone that entered.
Keagan Ilvonen on 12/14/10 - 11:16 AM
EDIT: This contest is now over. Thanks for all who entered.

In celebration of Funeral Party's forthcoming debut Golden Age of Knowhere, out January 25th on RCA, and their release of the free download of their "Live at the BBC" EP (featuring 3 live tracks and three remixes), we are giving away a pair of Pony shoes (US residents only). To enter, just post here. Once 25 people have posted, we will pick one winner at random who will win the shoes and a physical copy of the EP.
Paul Tao on 12/07/10 - 02:01 PM
Hedley's The Show Must Go came out today in the States and to mark the release date we're teaming up to give away a merch pack. You can enter here.
Deborah Remus on 12/07/10 - 10:59 AM
The winner of our Kill Brand contest is PhotOakes. Thanks to everyone who entered and be sure to check out Kill Brand's website for more clothes.
Keagan Ilvonen on 12/07/10 - 01:10 AM
Looking for free band promos? Venaca Photography is holding a contest for AP readers where you could have the opportunity to score a free photo shoot. Head to the replies for details, as well as photo samples.
Matthew Tsai on 12/06/10 - 12:21 PM
If you think you're talented and have what it takes to make it in the music industry, you should try your luck with the first-ever global online Singing Talent Search and Songwriting Competition that has just launched. You can read more about it in the replies.
Lueda Alia on 12/03/10 - 08:48 AM
R5 Productions is raffling off a "10 Show Pass" which will get you (and your friends) into any ten R5 shows for 2011. Read more about it here.

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Christian Wagner on 12/03/10 - 07:36 AM
Today we have two prizes to be won from Lamb of God. The first is all six of the band albums on usb drives in a cigarette box shaped collector’s package. The second is all of the band's albums on 180 gram vinyl in a linen-wrapped collector's box. All you have to do is jump to the replies and tell us what the coolest Christmas gift you have ever received is, and we'll pick winners later this week. Good luck!
Keagan Ilvonen on 12/01/10 - 01:34 PM
We are teaming up with Kill Brand Clothing to offer you a chance to win a Kill Brand music skin of your choice and a $50 shopping spree from their merchandise. Just jump to the replies and leave a comment to be entered in the contest. We will pick the winners later this week.
Keagan Ilvonen on 11/30/10 - 01:37 PM
Valencia has posted details of a new contest on their Tumblr page. The contest is to help the band promote its holiday shows, and they will select one winner from each city to receive two tickets to their respective show.
Thomas Nassiff on 11/29/10 - 08:43 PM
To celebrate the release of the new Run With The Hunted LP, Panic Records is giving things away.

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Matthew Tsai on 11/27/10 - 03:18 PM
Stay will be treating two lucky fans to a lunch at Chipotle Mexican Grill on December 19th. Check out the replies to find out how you can enter to win.
Christian Wagner on 11/23/10 - 07:59 PM
EDIT: The contest is now over.

We have teamed up with Architects to give away tickets to next few dates on their tour with Atreyu, Chiodos, and Blessthefall. The first person to post in the replies for each show will win a pair of tickets.
Alex DiVincenzo on 11/22/10 - 03:40 PM
Head to the replies to watch two covers of Gasoline Heart songs, both of which are done by Lakes. The covers are entries for a contest where you can win a free Gasoline Heart T-shirt and a copy of their latest album Nostalgia Ain't What It Used To Be. Word up to all the musicians out there - this is your chance to win some free merch.

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Matthew Tsai on 11/17/10 - 10:15 PM
The first person to respond with the name of the song that Good Charlotte performs acoustically in their latest GC TV video (which can be found in the replies) will win a copy of their new album, Cardiology. The album is in stores now, and the Like It's Her Birthday Remix EP is now available on iTunes.
Alex DiVincenzo on 11/17/10 - 11:22 AM
Viva La Rock is currently running their annual Rock Holiday Sweepstakes, where you can win prize packs from Fueled By Ramen Records, Fearless Records, Hopeless Records, Glamour Kills, Diesel, Levi's, Converse, and more. The sweepstakes is 30 days, offers 30 prizes, and will have 30 winners. More info can be found on Facebook, a well as their website.

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Matthew Tsai on 11/14/10 - 12:59 PM
Want to win tickets to see Sparks The Rescue on their fall tour with You Me and Everyone We Know and Amely? Find out how here.
Keagan Ilvonen on 11/12/10 - 02:59 PM
Go to one of these stores for your chance to find a free autographed My Best Theory/Stop 7" from Jimmy Eat World. We've also teamed with the band to give away an iPad; enter the contest here.
Alex DiVincenzo on 11/12/10 - 11:59 AM
AbsolutePunk (as well as eight other websites) is taking part in a David Bowie scavenger hunt today. Go here for more information and be on the lookout for David Bowie in the replies on one of today's news posts in order to get one step closer to winning a prize package.
Paul Tao on 11/08/10 - 01:29 PM
The US version of popular UK show Skins is running a contest for artists/bands that want their music included on the show. Submit your songs here. Songs will be voted for by the public and then finalists chosen by Skins music producers. All submissions must be full length songs, and artists must own 100% of the music rights.
Paul Tao on 11/02/10 - 02:01 PM
Watch Chiodos perform "Caves" and "Notes In Constellations" for Fuel TV here and here, respectively. Enter to win a copy of the band's new album, Illuminaudio, on our Facebook.
Alex DiVincenzo on 11/02/10 - 10:23 AM
Are you in a band and are thinking about getting some merch to sell to your groupies back home? Well here's your chance to score some free swag. We're teaming up with District Lines and SmartPunk to offer a band a t-shirt design, 100 shirts and an online store. Lucky for you it's free of charge to enter. Head over here and submit your band to be entered in the contest. Good luck everyone!
Keagan Ilvonen on 10/26/10 - 10:25 PM
We are still giving away two pairs of tickets for the remainder of Rocky Votolato's upcoming shows, so you should check the dates in the replies again and post if you would like to attend any of them. Don't forget to also include your location when you post because we need to know what show to guest list you for! Good luck.
Lueda Alia on 10/26/10 - 12:58 PM
For those that didn't get a chance to enter last week, we are giving away 5 more pairs of tickets for Carter Hulsey's showcase tonight at Hotel Cafe in Hollywood. If you're one of the first five posters to reply to this thread, are 21+, can attend the show tonight, you'll win a pair of tickets.
Tony Pascarella on 10/25/10 - 10:13 AM
Tumbledown's music video for "Arrested in El Paso Blues" can be seen in the replies. Enter our contest to win an autographed copy of the band's new CD, Empty Bottle, the album on rare vinyl, and more.
Alex DiVincenzo on 10/21/10 - 04:14 PM
Carter Hulsey will be playing a showcase at Hotel Cafe in Hollywood on Monday, October 25. The first five people 21 and older who live in the area and can attend that reply to this post will win a pair of tickets.
Tony Pascarella on 10/21/10 - 10:53 AM
EDIT: The contest is over.

We are giving away a set of tickets to two sold out Anberlin shows on their current tour. The first show is October 23rd at the House of Blues in Chicago. The second date is November 5th at Jannus Landing in Florida. Be the first to comment in this thread to win.
Keagan Ilvonen on 10/20/10 - 11:01 AM
Now through the end of October, Massachusetts hardcore band Auburn is running a contest for their fans on their Facebook page. Head to the replies for more details.
Gregory Robson on 10/20/10 - 10:30 AM
All Time Low's Small Package Tour starts tonight in Philadelphia at the the North Star Bar. Don't forget you can still enter the contest to hear the album early by emailing Absolutealltimelow@gmail.com. If you have already sent an email please do not send another. Thank you and good luck!
Keagan Ilvonen on 10/18/10 - 02:04 PM
The Sleeping is holding a contest where you can win free tickets to The Big Deep tour. More details can be found on their Facebook.
Matthew Tsai on 10/17/10 - 04:07 PM
Just wanted to urge everyone that entered our Rocky Votolato contest to post in the original thread here and declare their location. Many of you forgot to do this, and it is crucial for us to know what tickets you are actually trying to win in order to pick you as the winner. So please take a moment to take a look at the thread again and post to let us know where you're located. Good luck!
Lueda Alia on 10/15/10 - 06:21 AM
EDIT: The contest is now over.

The first three people to respond to this thread (with the means of attending) will each receive a pair of tickets to Die Antwoord's show on Friday (10/15) at The Independent in San Francisco.
Alex DiVincenzo on 10/13/10 - 11:57 AM
We have teamed up with Barsuk Records to give away two pairs of tickets for every date on Rocky Votolato's new tour with Ha Ha Tonka. Check the dates in the replies and enter the contest here for a chance to win. Good luck!
Lueda Alia on 10/12/10 - 01:15 PM
The first person to post in the replies what the subtitles say at 1:40 in Die Antwoord's new music video wins a copy of their new album, $O$, which is in stores today.
Alex DiVincenzo on 10/12/10 - 11:34 AM
The winners of Motion City Soundtrack's "Give A Little Help Campaign" have been announced.
Matthew Tsai on 10/07/10 - 12:10 AM
Propagandhi will be headlining this year's Red Oktoberfest in Chicago on October 7th and to celebrate we've teamed up with Red Scare to give away a poster. Head to the replies for more info about the show and to find out how you can win.

EDIT: Contest is now over.
Deborah Remus on 10/06/10 - 09:58 AM
Absolute 100 alumnus Grown Ups' debut album, More Songs, is available for pre-order here. Enter our contest for a chance to win a rare test pressing of the record.
Alex DiVincenzo on 10/05/10 - 11:15 AM
Chiodos will release their anticipated new album, Illuminaudio, tomorrow via Equal Vision Records. To celebrate, we are giving away copies to our readers. Enter to win here. For more chances, follow us on Twitter and like us on Facebook.
Alex DiVincenzo on 10/04/10 - 11:31 AM
States are having a contest to win some acoustic and unreleased music. Check it out here.
Keagan Ilvonen on 10/04/10 - 10:44 AM
Scion and Antiquiet have given ten unsigned bands the opportunity to have a fully funded music video. You can vote for your favorite here.
Christian Wagner on 10/04/10 - 08:14 AM
Avenged Sevenfold's Nightmare is available on vinyl today via Hopeless Records. Be the first person to respond to this thread and you'll get a free copy.
Alex DiVincenzo on 09/28/10 - 05:06 PM
Want to win tickets to see Four Year Strong on their Tonight We Feel Alive Tour with Comeback Kid, The Wonder Years, American Fangs and more? Head to the replies to find out how.
Keagan Ilvonen on 09/27/10 - 05:30 PM
Winners will be announced later this week for our "Out With The In Crowd Contest" featuring Senses Fail and Bayside, so enter here for your chance to win tickets and sweet prizes before it's too late!
Drew Beringer on 09/27/10 - 11:30 AM
AP.net will be co-sponsoring the Autumn Rendezvous Tour with PureVolume, featuring Rookie of the Year, Mark Rose, and The Right Coast. The first dates are available on the tour's AP.net profile and also in the replies. We're giving away 2 free tickets to every show on the tour; enter here.
Tony Pascarella on 09/21/10 - 03:06 PM
In celebration of The Wonder Years' re-release of The Upsides, we've teamed up with Hopeless Records to give away a Wonder Years grab bag. The prize includes a Wonder Years skate deck, a physical copy of the new CD, and a poster. Head to the replies to see what you have to do to get your hands on this sweet prize. The winner will be selected at 9 pm PST. Also, be sure to pick up a copy of the re-release!
Thomas Nassiff on 09/21/10 - 01:44 PM
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