Last year we helped announce the brand new genre melding festival Neon Desert Music Festival taking place in El Paso, Texas. Well this year they have an even more stacked lineup featuring artists Kaskade, j Cole, Passion Pit, Flume, Vic Mensa, Kehlani and many more.
Well we've teame up with them to send a winner in VIP style from anywhere in the country. The winner will receive at $500 travel budget to cover flight, 3 nights stay in a hotel, 2 VIP 3-Day Passes to the festival, free UBER rides throughout the weekend.
To make this extra special the winner will be having a private lunch with buzzing soul singer Kehlani and sharing a ride both ways, then at the festival will be able to watch her peformance from side stage!
This will be a weekend one lucky winner and their friend will never forget. You can enter through various methods in the widget below. Good luck and enjoy!
Grand Prize (1 Winner Picked):
-$500 travel budget for flight
-3 night hotel stay
-1 pair of 3-day VIP passes
-Ride with Kehlani in an Uber from the fest to dinner at L&J Cafe and back to the fest
-$150 Uber gift card for travel throughout the weekend
-Watch Kehlani performance from side stage
-Official NDMF t-shirt for each person
First Prize (2 Winners Picked):
-1 Pair of 3-day passes to the fest
-$100 Uber gift card for travel throughout the weekend
-Official NDMF t-shirt for each person
Do you like The Chainsmokers? Would you like them to DJ your house party in your college town? Well that can become a reality! We've teamed up with The Chainsmokers and RECESS Fest to make it happen for one lucky winner.
RECESS Music & Ideas Fest is a touring festival that travels to college campuses all across the country, last year they had musical artists like Diplo and Paper Diamond among others play, while getting artists like Diplo to speak alongside key players from companies like Twitter, Splice, NEFF, Priceline and many more. The festival brings together entrepreneurs, cool new startups, and some of the hottest up and coming acts in music. This year the festival features New York based, The Chainsmokers who will be headlining the entire tour, along with KYLE as support.
We will choose one winner to host a house party with The Chainsmokers in your college town and any of the bellow college towns are in the running! Yes the boys will actually play an after party at your house after they play at RECESS. This can be the most legenedary night of the year. Just enter through the Splurgy widget below!
April 23th – Kent State w/ The Chainsmokers & Kyle
April 27th – Virginia Tech w/ The Chainsmokers & Kyle
April 29th – Univeristy of Maine w/ The Chainsmokers & Kyle
Apirl 30th – UMASS Lowell w/ The Chainsmokers & Special Guests
May 1st – Univeristy of Maryland w/ The Chainsmokers & Special Guests
Oliver Heldens is quickly becoming one of the biggest names in electronic music releasing worldwide hits and playing mainstages across the globe with his "Future House" sound. Well he is set to play one of his biggest shows yet taking over LIV Nightclub on Thursday, April 16th as a part of their new weekly Just Dance series which aims to show new and more future sounding artists then their typical roster.
Today we are happy to announce we've partnered up with the prestigous LIV Nightclub and hugely respected V-MODA headphones to hook one of you readers up like never before. You will get a custom 1 of 1 printed V-MODA Pro headphones with Oliver Heldens on one side and Thissongissick on the other side, signed by Oliver Heldens himself (See picture below). You and 3 of your friends will be getting to meet and hang with Oliver Heldens personally before his set, and then have VIP tickets to the show that night. Enter through the widget below for your chance to win. Full prizes and details below.
Now in it's 13th year #FEST also known as The Number Fest is the nation's largest college music festival. The fest takes place in Athens, Ohio and will be going down this year on Saturday April 18th, and the festival in not just for OU students. For the 13th year, #FEST is packing it's most stacked lineup to date with a perfect mixture of electronic and hip hop headliners, including Diplo, Schoolboy Q, G-Eazy, Borgeous, ILOVEMAKONNEN, Branchez, DJ Sliink, Lost Kings, Denzel Curry, Curtis Williams, DJ 4B and many more.
We've teamed up with the festival to bring you the ultimate giveaway. One grand prize winner will receive two VIP tickets to the festival that includes a fast pass express entry, VIP exclusive viewing area for all acts, VIP parking pass, a $150 hotel budget, and a very special meet and greet with ILOVEMAKONNEN, and even watch his set from on stage. All you have to do is enter in the widget below. We'll contact a winner next week. Good luck!
TSIS favorite, Logic is set to embark on the near 50 date Monster Energy Outbreak Tour supporting his debut full-length studio album Under Pressure released in October of last year. Considering his debut record has been respected as one of the top rap albums of 2014, we can expect these to be some of his most high energy shows to date.
The massive tour is Logic's first solo-headlining world tour. With stops in almost every major US city and then heading to parts of Europe to close it out, this massive tour will span over two months kicking off January 27th. And for the U.S. TSIS Logic fans, we have something special cooked up. We've teamed up with the Monster Energy Outbreak Tour to give away a pair of tickets and a personal meet & greet with Logic, for every stop of the US leg of the tour. That's right, all 35 shows will have at least one winner picked, all you have to do is enter through the social widget below, don't forget to give us your location. Make sure to follow, like, and share the Monster Energy Outbreak Tour to increase your chances and find out about more giveaways! We'll be reaching out via email before each date so keep an eye on your inbox.
If you don't want to test your luck and just buy tickets, you can pick up some of the remaining tickets here!
We will pick TWO (2) winners per night, each winner will receive
- 2 Tickets to show nearest you
- Pre-Show Meet & Greet w/ Logic
How do you enter? Easy, through the widget below via, E-mail, location, Facebook, Twitter, etc. the Monster Energy Outbreak Tour with each step increasing your chances of winning.
As we approach the end of 2014, we get closer to some of the biggest parties of the year in the form of New Year celebrations. America's largest NYE dance party is Decadence Music Festival, taking place in Denver at the Colorado Convention Center. The multi-stage two-night celebration is packed with all varieties of electronic music to please everyone. With the event's main Bass Arena featuring an assorted lineup ranging from Bassnectar, Disclosure (DJ Set), Big Gigantic, Flux Pavilion, Grizmatic, Paper Diamond, Claude Von Stroke, Michal Menert, Bass Physics, DJ Slink, Exmag, Manic Focus and newcomer Snails. On the other side of the massive room is the Global Dance Arena will feature Kaskade, king of trance Armin Van Buuren, Madeon, Deorro, Sultan + Net Shepard, Felix Cartal, Illenium, Said The Sky, and DJ Mustard among many many more.
With Grizmatik and Big Gigantic playing back 2 back on New Years Eve, we can only hope to see a very special Big Grizmatik set.
We've teamed up with the fine folks at Decadence and TSIS favorite Big Gigantic to bring you to Denver to enjoy the legendary 2 nights, even if you don't live in Colorado. One grand prize winner will get two VIP tickets to each night of Decadence, a travel budget to help get you and a friend to Denver ($500 travel budget), an intimate meet & greet with Big Gigantic before their set, and even bring in 2015 properly with a champagne toast with the Big Gigantic guys after their midnight set!
Enter to win by entering below.
Grand Prize: (1 Winner – Must be 21+)
- $500 Travel budget to help you get to Decadence
Enter To Win The Ultimate New Years Prize Pack To NYC For Skrillex, Diplo, & Jack Ü At Madison Square GardenPosted in Bangin, Contests by chrissy | Tags: Contest, Diplo, Jack U, Madison Square Garden, NYC, Skrillex
As we approach the end of the year we get closer to some of the biggest events of the year taking place on New Years Eve. One of these events includes Skrillex and Diplo's takeover of the iconic Madison Square Garden in New York City for solo sets and then bringing in the New Year as Jack Ü. They will be supported by some incredible guests including A$AP Ferg, Rudimental, & Yellow Claw to set the night off right.
ThisSongIsSick has teamed up with Skrillex and Diplo to bring you to this legendary New Years celebration, and help you experience the Big Apple like a tourist for one of our biggest giveaways to date! One grand prize winner will receive two (2) lower bowl tickets to the NYE show at MSG, $600 travel budget or two (2) Grey Hound tickets from anywhere in the continental US, two (2) main deck express passes to the Empire State Building, two (2) passes to Madame Tussuads Wax Museum, two (2) I love NY T-shirts, a statue of Liberty bobble head doll, a Mad Decent merch pack, and an OWSLA merch pack.
Enter to win this New Years giveaway through the widget below. Good luck!
GRAND PRIZE: (1 Winner)
- Two (2) lower bowl tickets to Skrillex and Diplo on NYE
- Two (2) Grey Hound Tickets from anywhere in the Continental United States (or $600 towards travel of your choice)
- Two (2) Main Deck Express Pass to the Empire State Building
- Two (2) Passes to Madame Tussuads Wax Museum
- Two (2) I love NY T-shirts
- A Statue of Liberty Bobble Head Doll
- Mad Decent Merch pack
- OWSLA Merch Pack
Dillon Francis’ biggest run of shows known as the Friends Rule Tour has been taking the country by storm for the past three weeks showing no signs of slowing down. The tour is supporting his successful debut full-length release Money Sucks, Friends Rule, has left the east coast in a blaze of sold out glory, and moves west this week. The Friends Rule Tour is supported by the likes of TJR, Trippy Turtle, Hoodboi, Teed, Anamanaguchi, and is ending with three massive nights in New York City with Brosafari and even a rare appearance from the one and only DJ Hanzel.
Smack in the middle of the almost two month cross country excursion, the Friends Rule Tour is coming to Colorado for the biggest date on the tour at the 1st Bank Center with support from TJR and Hoodboi; and we have a very exciting contest. Following up on our opportunity to have Taco Bell dinner with Dillon at HARD Red Rocks this summer, we have another once in a lifetime opportunity.
One Grand Prize winner will be chosen to receive two box suite tickets to the show and at the show you will have an Extra Sensual Dinner with Dillon Francis backstage before his set, on top of a merch bundle from Dillon and This Song Is Sick. If you don't win the grand prize.. have no fear, 5 runners up will be picked to win a pair of tickets and also have a meet & greet with Dillon.
All you have to do is enter through the punchtab widget below. Good luck!
GRAND PRIZE: (1 Winner)
- 2 Box Suite tickets
- Meet and Greet with Dillon
- Dinner Back stage with Dillon
- Dillon Francis Merch Pack
- ThisSongIsSick Merch Pack
RUNNERS UP: (5 Winners)
- 2 GA tickets
- Meet and Greet with Dillon
Win The Ultimate New Years Experice to Lights All Night With VIP Passes, Hotel Room & Helicopter RidePosted in Bangin, Contests, Events by nick | Tags: 12th Planet, Lights All Night, Win
Now in it’s 5th year, Texas' Lights All Night is one of America's premiere end of the year festivals. Taking place on December 26th and 27th at the Dallas Convention Center the lineup for the two nights is stacked with a diverse group of the best acts in the electronic world. Drawing fans from all over the country the New Years Eve pre-party features performances by Skrillex, Zedd, Armin Van Buuren, a Disclosure DJ set, Boys Noise, DJ Snake, Zed’s Dead, 12th Planet, Tchami, Seven Lions, Oliver Heldens, Paper Diamond, Crizzly, DJ Mustard and many more!
We’ve got the ultimate prize package for one lucky winner. We’ve teamed up with Lights All Night and LA's bass king 12th Planet to bring you the ultimate experience. One winner will be picked to receive 2 VIP weekend passes to Lights All Night 2014, a hotel room for two nights near the convention center, AND a helicopter ride over Dallas with 12th Planet!
You can enter through the Punchtab widget below, and for tickets, lineup & more info stay tuned HERE, because an inside tip told us more artists might be added this week!
GRAND PRIZE: (1 Winner – Must be 18+)
- 2 VIP weekend passes to Lights All Night 2014
- Hotel room for two nights near venue
- Helicopter ride over the festival and Dallas skyline with 12th Planet
Bassnectar just unleashed a star studded album of remixes from his recent release Noise vs. Beauty. Today we have one of it's hottest tracks from a TSIS favorite, Minnesota. He takes on "Open Up" and gives it a surprisingly smooth liquid drum-n-bass twist. The vocals sound perfect laid next to a drum-n-bass powered melody. The new spin on this track really shows the versatility of Minnesota as a producer. Listen below to the song and pick up your copy of the new Noise vs Beauty remix album that is available now. Enjoy!
Minnesota is currently in the middle of his biggest North American headlining tour to date. The Mind Machine tour features support from Jackal and G. Jones and TSIS has got your tickets! We are giving away a pair of tickets to every remaining date of the tour, all you have to do to enter is "SHARE" this post and then COMMENT BELOW WITH YOUR CITY.
Bassnectar – Open Up (Minnesota REMIX) | Purchase
There’s a reason USC’s FreakNight Festival is the longest running Halloween dance festival in the US, thanks to their incredible line up every single year. Taking place over October 31st and November 1st at Seattle’s WaMu Theater, FreakNight will be decked out with carnival rides, sideshows, and aerial performances. All of those things are on top of seeing a collecting of some of electronic music's biggest stars spanning various genres: Kaskade, Tiësto, Bingo Players, Carl Cox, Grizmatik, Dillon Francis, Snails, Zeds Dead, Nervo, DVBBS, Alesso and so much more!
And we’ve got the ultimate give away for one lucky fan! USC Events and TSIS have come together to have you and a friend come out to the festival with 2 VIP weekend passes, and then get to go backstage and meet Bingo Players before his set, and get a swag pack from FreakNight. Think about who you want to be bringing out the festival and enter the contest below. Good luck!
How to enter?
Simple just use the widget below to rack up votes from sharing, tweeting and liking this post. There are multiple opportunities to enter with the widget below, increase your chances and come hungry to the party!
GRAND PRIZE: (1 Winner – Must be 21+)
- 2 VIP Tickets To Freaknight
- Meet & Greet With Bingo Players
- Freaknight Merch Package
Listen To Unreleased Music With Zomboy Backstage At Insomniac’s Escape: All Hallows Eve + Festival Passes [CONTEST]Posted in Contests, News by nick | Tags: All Hallows Eve, Contest, Insomniac, SubPac, Zomboy
Halloween has always been a music-lover's favorite holiday, and the lineup of events across the country this year does not disappoint. If you’re in southern California, Insomniac’s Escape: All Hallows Eve is one that should be on your hit list. With a diverse lineup featuring artists from all sides of the electronic spectrum ranging from 12th Planet, Zomboy, Adventure Club, Datsik, Deorro, Dash Berlin, Blasterjaxx, Breach, Duke Dumont, Laid-Back Luke, Art Department, Oliver Heldens,The Martinez Brothers, Yellow Claw, W&W, Schoolboy Q, Armin Van Burren and so many more!!
We've teamed up with Zomboy, Insomniac and SubPac to bring you an amazing package. One winner will receive a pair of General Admission tickets to both days of Escape: All Hallows’ Eve, a Limited Edition Custom Zomboy SubPac bass system, and a meet and greet in person with Zomboy backstage at the festival where the winner will have a private listening session to check out some of his unreleased tracks. We’ve also got a limited edition Zomboy SubPac S1 bass system to let you feel the bass at home like never before.
You can enter through the lockerdome widget below
GRAND PRIZE: (1 Winner – Must be 18+)
- A pair of 2 day Escape passes
- Listen to unreleased tracks backstage with Zomboy
- Zomboy limited edition SubPac S1
- Signed Zomboy T-Shirt
Drink A 40oz and Eat A Hot Dog With Claude VonStroke & Justin Martin At HARD Day of the Dead [CONTEST]Posted in Bangin, Contests, Events, News by nick | Tags: Claude Vonstroke, Contest, Dirtybird Records, HARD Day Of The Dead, HARD Presents, Justin Martin
HARD is known for bringing you some of the best curated electronic festivals in the world from the recent HARD Summer to Holy Ship! and everything in between. This Halloween is no exception with their annual HARD Day of the Dead event! The two-day festival will take place on November 1st and 2nd at Pomona’s Fairplex, so save up some energy for post-Halloween festivities. With a lineup featuring the likes of Deadmau5 b2b with Eric Prydz to Pretty Lights Live band to Knife Party, Bassnectar and far too many else to name here. See the full lineup here.
This year, HARD has teamed up with San Francisco’s dirtybird label crew to create one of the biggest dirtybird BBQ events ever as they will be taking over their own stage during the festival with almost the entire dirtybird crew of DJs set to play ranging from Claude VonStroke, Justin Martin, Eats Everything, Catz N' Dogz, Shiba San, J. Phlip, Kill Frenzy, and Christian Martin. We have teamed up with HARD and dirtybird to send one lucky winner to have a weekend you will never forget! We’re giving away 2 VIP tickets to the festival (If winner under 21+, you will receive GA tickets), a $500 travel budget to get you there, a HARD swag bag, a dirtybird swag bag, AND the opportunity to have both a 40oz beer and eat a hot dog with dirtybird founders Claude von Stroke and Justin Marin.
How to enter?
Simple just use the widget below to rack up votes from sharing, tweeting, liking this post. There are multiple opportunities to enter with the widget below, increase your chances and come hungry to the party!
GRAND PRIZE: (1 Winner – Must be 21+)
- 2 VIP passes to HARD Day of the Dead
- $500 Travel Budget
- BBQ dinner & beers with Justin Martin & Claude VonStroke
- Hard DOTD merch package
As we transition into fall we also enter touring season for the majority of DJs and we have some exciting news about Trap icon and Twonkmaster Brillz who is set to go on the road with rising Canadian vomit bass king SNAILS for the Twonkaholics Tour. The pairing of their styles will compliment each other perfectly for a show you really shouldn't miss. The tour kicks off September 30th in Buffalo, NY with tickets almost gone for a ton of the dates, so plan ahead if it's coming through your area.
We've partnered up with Brillz and SNAILS for possibly our most hilarious contest being called The "Do Ratchet Shit With Brillz & SNAILS Contest" where one winner for every stop of the tour will receive the chance to not only meet Brillz and SNAILS backstage at the show in your city but will also be playing a Dice game with them having the chance to win a very exclusive one of a kind prize, on top of 2 VIP tickets to the show and a special TWONK clothing merch item!!
Grand Prize Includes:
- 2 VIP Tickets
- Pre-Show Meet & Greet
- A Chance To Beat Brillz & SNAILS At A Dice Game
- Special Prizes For The Winner
All winners will be contacted by email or Facebook at 4 pm Est Oct 8th, 2014.
How do you enter? Easy, just enter through this widget below via E-mail, Facebook, Twitter, etc. with each step increasing your chances.
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My story has changed quite a lot since moving to Boulder, Colorado and starting Thissongissick back in 2010. My name is Nick Guarino and this is Thissongissick.com. We've grown a lot since, but the original goal has always stayed the same: making it easier for you to discover sick new music that you've never heard before. In high school I would make mix cd's for my friends to show them all the new music I was discovering. Now, through TSIS, we work with musicians and record labels from all over the world to showcase a variety of the freshest electronic, hip-hop, indie, and alternative music to a global following that is comprised of millions of music lovers in over 110 countries - every single month. So, make yourself at home while enjoying countless amazing musicians from a variety of genres and let the sick sounds fill your ears! - Nick