The winner was Consearch which used The Echo Nest andSongkick API’s to give local concert recommendations.
Second place went to Viral Tracks which is a band to band audience swapping marketplace for bands to help each other get their music heard by another bands’ audience.
Third place went to Buskerue, a street musician finder and scavenger hunt app made by a team featuring Sweet Home New Orleans, MACNO, and digitaltipjar.com. The Artist Choice award went to Circle, a street team management app, which was made by a team of UNO students and Winter Circle Productions.
Judges were :
Reid Wick - Grammys.com
Sherri McConnell - Founding Executive Director of Louisiana Entertainment
Dr. Madhi Abdelgeurfi - Chair of University of New Orleans Computer Science
Wild Wayne - Radio Host Q93, Founder Industry Influence
PRIZES Were :
Job at Touch Studios as Game / Interactive App Developer
Tickets to Jazzfest
Admission to Sync Up Tent at Jazzfest (AC and Free beer / water & real bathroom)
Tickets to Hangout Fest
Tickets to Buku Music & Art Project
Tickets to Outside Lands
Tickets to Fest by Night at The Howlin Wolf
Tickets to see Judith Owen and Harry Shearer at the CAC
VIP Tickets to Silverback Music's Jazz fest Shows (Dumpstaphunk, Slightly Stoopid, Pimps of Joytime)
embership to Dinner Lab
Prize Package from Your Nutrition Delivered
TuneUp Prize package
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