terms & conditions

The Unearthed Artist Agreement and General Competition terms and conditions apply to this competition.

This competition starts 9am AEST on Monday 20th May 2013 and closes at midnight AEST Monday 22nd July 2013.

To enter the Competition, you must: sign up or be signed as an artist on and sign the artist agreement; have at least 50% of your band currently attending high school; produce an audio recording of an original song and upload it to the unearthed site by the closing date;

The finalists and the winner will be chosen by a panel of triple j experts. We will be choosing one national winner. The winner will be selected based on the quality of song writing, musicianship and the potential to benefit from a recording of a track.

The finalists must receive permission from their principal to hold a lunchtime concert at their school on Thurs 29th or Fri 30th August.

The finalists will be announced on Monday 5th August.

The winners will be announced in accordance with the General Terms & Conditions on Friday 16th August.

The prize consists of the following: A special lunchtime performance at the winning high school by the winning band and San Cisco. triple j presenter/s to MC the performance An opportunity to record a track with triple j music engineers in triple j’s studios Airfares from nearest capital city to triple j studios for band members and one guardian Accommodation for band members and one guardian during recording

Total prize value estimated at $5000

A winning band who ordinarily resides in the city where the recording will take place is not eligible to win the Accommodation and Airfares.