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  1. The search is open to amateur bands only who have not signed up with any recording studio.
  2. The band should submit an original full song composition highlighting PCSO's theme "Unity in Charity". The song should be editable to 30 and 60 seconds.
  3. All entries must be submitted personally by any of the band member's representative, together with the duly filled-up application form, demo cd, and members' profile.

    Submit to:
    Philippine Information Agency
    "Tongkantangto" Band Search
    PIA Building, Visayas Avenue, Quezon City


  4. From the entries gathered, PIA will make a shortlist of entries submitted and will be forwarded to PCSO final selection.
  5. Quarterly qualifiers shall receive P100,000.00 cash prize plus P30,000.00 cash per participation in PCSO roadshows, for a maximum cash remuneration of P250,000.00!
  6. Quarterly qualifiers shall also be entitled to maximum television, radio and print exposure by way of PCSO infomercials!
  7. Only one band shall be selected per quarter.
  8. The selected song shall be packaged for radio and tv infomercials of PCSO.
  9. Shortlisted entries shall be considered for the next quarter's selection.
  10. Deadline of submission of entries are as follows:

    Second Quarter - March 15, 2007
    Third Quarter - June 15, 2007
    Fourth Quarter - September 30, 2007

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  • Hear the First Quarter Band Search Winner: Mirahel
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