September 1st, 2007
Dave Matthews Band is going to college. dmband.com announced a new contest for college students. The winner of the contest will receive a free, live concert with the Dave Matthews Band. The most creative invitations to DMB through text and/or video message or at the AT&T Blue Room. You can also visit the Blue Room to check to see which colleges are in the lead and which colleges are in the running for the ultimate pep rally for your school.
Contest info from dmband.com
From September 1 to October 15, 2007 invitations may be submitted through wireless messages by texting “DMB” to 9-5-9. This option is only available to AT&T customers. All fans, regardless of service, may submit invitations online at attblueroom.com or by mail. Invitations may include essays, photos, videos or sound clips. Fifty invitations can be submitted by each person, each day. The promotion is open to fans aged 18 and older. The most creative invites in each category will win a flight for two and VIP tickets to the concert. Dave Matthews Band will post a sampling of invitations on its MySpace page at myspace.com/davematthewsband as well as the Warehouse and DMB websites.
The school with the most invitations relative to the school’s enrollment will win a free, fully produced rock concert featuring Dave Matthews Band at the World’s Loudest Pep Rally during the week of November 12, 2007. The World’s Loudest Pep Rally is one of several college football programs for the upcoming 2007 season. For more information on these and other programs, go to http://attblueroom.com/sports.
Dave Matthews Band have been offering many various contests this past year to it's fans not to mention various benefit shows that DMB have been doing on a yearly basis. They continue to give back to the community and thier fans. This college show will be thier second visit to a campus this year as they perform a benefit show on September 6th, at Virgina Tech.
This is also not the first time that DMB has teamed up with AT&T Blue Room for a contest. Back in December 2006 there was a contest to win a trip to Amsterdam to meet Dave Matthews and see the show during his solo Europe tour.
Also you can currently watch an exclusive interview with Dave Matthews on AT&T Blue Room covering topics on Improvising, Tim Reynolds, touring, parenthood, Eh Hee and many other items.
Watch the inteview: