ZTGD: MTV2, in partnership with Time Warner Cable in New York City, is searching for a top NYC band to open the Rock Band Live Tour featuring Panic At The Disco and Dashboard Confessional at the NYC-area tour stop. From now until September 22nd, fans can vote online at nyc.mtv2.com for their favorite NYC bands. MTV2 will review the top 20 and select five acts to perform at an exclusive event for Time Warner Cable customers at NYC's Webster Hall on September 29th.
"MTV is thrilled to partner with Time Warner Cable in innovative ways that drive value for its customers and our audiences," said Michael Joseloff, Vice President, Content Distribution & Marketing at MTV Networks. "This campaign positions Time Warner Cable as the premiere destination for local music and generates deeper engagement around the Rock Band franchise. We look forward to continuing to embrace NYC music fans by showcasing their favorite emerging artists across all Time Warner Cable's platforms."