a.Only amateur musicians with no record labels and contracts are qualified to join the competition.
b.All members of the band must be 18 years old and above.
c.The band must have at least three (3) members.
a.Amateur bands may join the competition by visiting the official Facebook page of VANS Philippines at fb.com/vansphmanila.
b.Download the form VansMW2018Application.
c. Fill out the form. Message VANS Philippines Official Facebook Page with the application form attached to it and a private YouTube link to performance videos of (1) original composition and (1) cover song. Video and audio files must be raw and unedited. Files must be in mp4.
d.When sending the application, first line of the message must be:
<NAME OF BAND> <VANS PH MUSICIANS WANTED 2018>.
e.Attach a high resolution band photo.
a.Songs must be at least three (3) minutes.
b.English, Filipino, and local dialects are allowed.
c.Lyrics should not contain foul or vulgar words.
d.All music genres are accepted.
a.Only demos and applications sent to VANS Philippines’ Official Facebook Page will be accepted.
b.After the screening process, only ten (10) bands will be selected to compete in the eliminations round.
c.The ten (10) bands qualifying to the eliminations will be notified by VANS Philippines through its Official Facebook account.
d.During the eliminations round, each band should perform one (1) cover song and one (1) original composition.
e.Five (5) bands will be selected to compete in the grand finals.
f.The grand winner will win P30,000 cash and will become a VANS brand ambassador for one (1) year.
a.Entry will be automatically disregarded if demo is not working.
b.Bands must bring their own instruments during the competition.
c.Any act of violence, dishonesty, or rude behavior will result to automatic disqualification.
d.Only VANS Philippines can notify the winners and confirm qualification.
e.No purchase requirement is required to join the contest.
f.All qualifiers from the provincial areas must shoulder their own expenses.
g.VANS Philippines have the right to disqualify any band who will violate the aforementioned rules and regulations.