New Brunswick, NJ based alternative rockers Lost Romance have been chosen among hundreds of bands to compete in this year’s Hard Rock Rising band competition sponsored by Hard Rock Cafe. Hard Rock Rising is a global band competition that takes place in cities all across the world at Hard Rock Cafe locations. The winner of each city location competition will then go on to compete for a chance to play in front of 40,000 people at a festival in Rome, Italy.
ONLINE VOTING begins Monday, February 3rd, 2014 at the Hard Rock Cafe New York’s Facebook page and will go for 2 weeks. Voters will be able to listen and download a song by the New York contestants and then vote for which song they like best. The winner of the online voting portion will be one of 3 bands competing for the New York location title in a live show battle in Times Square.
VOTE HERE – http://www.reverbnation.com/contests/2706/artist/1958386
**EXTRA POINTS! – If you happen to be in the NYC area and stop by the Hard Rock Cafe location and check-in with your smartphone via Foursquare, Lost Romance will get TRIPLE the online points for your vote.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – New Brunswick, NJ’s alternative rock trio Lost Romance has been asked to perform once again at this year’s Light Of Day Benefit 2014. This year’s performance will take place at The Saint in Asbury Park, NJ on Saturday, January 18th, 2014. LR will kick off a night of rock at the legendary venue that is part of a 4 day event to benefit Light Of Day Foundation. Now in it’s 14th year, Light Of Day puts the spotlight on the Asbury Park music scene while raising money to help find a cure for Parkinson’s Disease. In years past, Light Of Day Benefits have included performances by rock luminaries such as Johnny Rzeznik (Goo Goo Dolls), Ed Kowalczyk (Live), Willie Nile, Joe Grushecky, Jesse Malin, Pat DiNizio (The Smithereens) Pete Yorn, Nicole Atkins, Darlene Love and The Boss himself, Bruce Springsteen.
Hot off their recent Northeast tour in support of their new EP “The Light And The Dark”, this show marks their first show of 2014. Joining them on this show will be local Asbury Park rockers, Ropetree, The Battery Electric, Geena & Dragster, Grey Goes Black.
To purchase advanced tickets for this event: CLICK HERE
For more information about Light Of Day Foundation and the rest of the scheduled events: http://www.lightofday.org