Den Headz, it’s time to learn who the winner is of TMD’s 1st annual Battle of “Unsigned” PROG METAL BANDS online contest in 2013. Down below you can review the judges overall scoring for the Top 5 bands. Scoring was conducted by our panel of three judges and is based on the band’s studio recording and live video performance. Special thanks to contest sponsor: THE METAL DEN RECORDS!!
The winner with an overall score of 142 points is:
MAHOGANY HEAD GRENADE (Dallas, Texas USA)
(Produced/Engineered by Sterling Winfield of Pantera fame)
2nd – CORDURA (126 points)
3rd – NEXILVA (121 points)
4th – OCEANBORN (119 points)
5th – KLEHMA (109 points)
Prizes: Winner gets a 3 month publicity deal with THE METAL DEN ($2,250 value). 1st runner up (2nd) gets 1 month free “unlimited” press release service ($500 value). 2nd runner up (3rd) gets 2 weeks unlimited band press releases at TMD ($250 value). 4th and 5th place gets 3 free press releases. (15 day time limit or expires) $150 value.
Creator/Editor-In-Chief of THE METAL DEN,
Owner/Operator THE METAL DEN RECORDS (USA)
Hope Cody, THE METAL DEN (USA)
Ingrid Newton, METAL MASTER KINGDOM (Canada)