MySpace "Community Building" Impact Award Voting is through Friday and the winner will be announced soon after, we hope, the suspense is killing us. With help from volunteer graphic designers, publicists, video producers, REM, Dr John, Little Steven, Kenny Wayne Shepard and Ian Hunter plus all the amazing local musicians on the ReDefine 8/29 Download, the New Orleans Musicians Relief Fund is feeling outnumbered but optimistic.
You too can help by casting a vote at the Myspace Impact Awards official site: http://www.myspace.com/impactawards.
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You can vote once a day, so keep visiting the site until the deadline on Friday. Each vote counts, and it's a simple way to show support.
We're also still rolling out "The ReDefine 8/29 Download Platform" recently given a 4 star review by Rolling Stone Magazine which features seventeen songs by Dr. John, Ian Hunter, The Kaiser Chiefs, Johnny Sansone, Edwin McCain and Maia Sharp, Backyard Tire Fire, Craig Klein, Chicago Farmer, Susan Cowsill, James Andrews, The Rev. Goat Carson, the dB's, John Rankin, Beatin Path, Bryan Lee, Spencer Bohren and Joe Topping. As many of the above artists as we can get will be performing their songs at The Carrolton Station Download Celebration on Friday. Featuring special guests. Come be one of them.
And starting today, Headstrong Amps is auctioning a retro style hand-built amp signed by Dr. John, Kenny Wayne Shepard, Little Steven, Mike Mills and Ian Hunter. This piece of rock and roll history will be auctioned until 8:29 pm on August 29. Get your respective bidding finger and voting fingers ready.