OCEAN SHORES, Wash. - Local Christian band “About The Author,” made up of Derek Overton and Mark Shiner, has made it into the top 3 contestants in SPIRIT 105.3’s Local Music Project.
Coming from Christian roots, the band has been performing for less than 1 year. Their New song titled, “The Way I Love You” was selected from 312 music submissions throughout the Northwest.
The radio station, SPIRIT 105.3, is a Christian Radio station based out of Seattle, WA, and will announce the winner on-air September 30th.
The Winning act will receive a variety of prizes, including a 4 page Magazine-Cover spread & a guaranteed spot to perform live in front of thousands of people at an upcoming SPIRIT-sponsored concert this fall.
To say “thank you” for the community’s support, and to gain more supporters, the band will be performing a free show this week on Wednesday, September 25, in Aberdeen, WA.
Show starts at 7pm, at Harbor City Church - 1700 Cherry St Aberdeen, WA 98520. Doors open at 6:15pm
Participants can vote 2 times per day, once via text and once online at SPIRT 105.3’s official website.The voting ends on Friday, September 27, at 3:00pm, at which time the winner will also be announced.
To vote, text “LMP01” to 89419, and visit http://www.spirit1053.com/lmp2013/AboutTheAuthor.aspx
Their new song, “The Way I Love You” can also be heard on the SPIRIT 105.3 website.