MAMM SLAM!

The Maine Academy of Modern Music, in partnership with the Portland Music Foundation, are proud to announce Maine's high school rock off, the 2014 MAMM SLAM!

The MAMM SLAM is designed to provide young, career-minded musicians with an educational platform through which to gain performance and business experience, professional acumen, industry exposure, and promotional and career networking opportunities.

"Time Is On Our Side" MAMM SLAM Extends Registration to March 14th

The Maine Academy of Modern Music and Portland Music Foundation are extending the registration for the 2014 MAMM SLAM until March 14th.

Bands and solo performers (singer/songwriters and DJ's) can register on www.mainetoday.com/mammslam. Prelims will be held March 29th at Bayside Bowl and finals are May 10th at Asylum.

Plug the amps in, gather the band, or come solo, it's time to get rockin' and go for the 1K prize sponsored by the Rusty Rocket Foundation (www.rustyrocket.com), along with coveted recording time, TV appearances, radio play, plum gigs and professional marketing direction. "We're excited to have solo acts this year and showcase a wider variety of talent across the state," explains MAMM executive director, Jeff Shaw.

The MAMM SLAM is generously sponsored by MaineToday.com, Coffee By Design, Crooked Cove, State Theatre, AO Guitars and Gateway Mastering, with support from WCYY, WBLM and Maine Magazine.