gigg provides users a way to express, promote, and discover music in all forms. gigg is focused on discovering the greatest musicians in the world while allowing fan participation in the discovery process. Through a series of online competitions, winners are selected by mainstream artists and the user community to receive prizes or a chance to play on stage in front of large audiences at some of the hottest venues with the biggest names in the music industry.
These opportunities combined with the gigg app, a social application that allows users to express themselves using lyrics from their favorite songs, helps fans discover new music shared by those they follow. With millions of songs to choose from, members can post pictures and videos connecting lyrics from their favorite songs, promoting the tracks and bands they love most.
Scott Warner has a passion for great music. As CEO of gigg he works actively with some of the biggest names in the music industry, creating opportunities for new talent to be discovered and promoted. Follow Scott on Twitter at @scottwarner18 and on gigg.
Artists get huge help from gigg's social platform, and it doesn't cost them a dime. Read full article
Singer/songwriter Skylar Grey and gigg’s CEO Scott Warner are the new posterchildren for the law of attraction. Just watch the video above if you don’t believe me. I heard first-hand the story of how they met at Bloomberg’s conference in Half Moon Bay this week. I couldn’t help but immediately become engaged by their energy, as they talked about partnering on a contest which would help Skylar find a new rap artist to collaborate with on her next song. Read full article
Plain and simple, gigg gives photo-sharing new meaning. With a database of over 2.5 million song lyrics, from indie artists to pop acts, the social app allows users to post photos with accompanying lyrics. The best part, it introduces your followers to inspiring songs and artists they may have never known if it weren't for gigg. Read full article
The Bloomberg Next Big Thing Summit convenes the most influential investors and entrepreneurs in technology, science and data to examine the future of technology, business and how innovation is changing the human experience. The program will look at the hunt for the ‘Next Big Thing,’ the future of money, mobile, design and the technologies that are reshaping industries. Read full article
Cinsay and the Recording Artists Guilds’ big music event (R2RLIVE.com) hosted during the South By Southwest Music Festival extended the “Rags to Riches” contest to include a video competition on gigg.com, to discover and promote more new musical artists. Read full article
gigg, a local startup, is receiving global attention as it continues to expand and offer the world something never seen before. gigg first launched last year as a platform for music-lovers to discover new artists and for new artists to share their music. gigg is a website where music tournaments are held between amateur artists for prizes. Read full article