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



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

Sponsors are :

Louisiana Technology Council

University of New Orleans


Touch Studios


New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival

Sync Up Conference

Tutti Player

Carrollton Group

365 Connect

Lanyap Creative

Scientific Research Corporation

Supafly Presents

Basin Street Records

Winter Circle Productions

Huka Entertainment

Silverback Music

The Howlin Wolf

Our Place Promotions

Courgette Records

Amazon Web Services





Dinner Lab

Your Nutrition Delivered


Red Bull

FrenCheeze Food Truck

Sweet Home New Orleans

Louisiana Fresh Produce