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Win an Epic Music Prize Bundle From Recess!

RECESS is bringing the nation's only touring college Music + Ideas Festival to Los Angeles areas schools this spring, and they're bringing with them a seriously killer Tour After Party lineup of dance music's hottest up-and-comers.

During the Music + Ideas Festival, qualifying student entrepreneurs from three schools will pitch their startup ideas at renowned venues to top investors during the bracket-tired Pitch Competition. The winning team will win an all-expenses paid trip to the RECESS Field Trip in LA, where they get to pitch to major VCs and compete for a $250k cash prize from Capital Championship.

After each semifinal round of the Pitch Competition will be celebrated with a free concert from rising stars Giraffage, Amtrac, Gryffin, Tory Lanez, GoldLink, Lil Dicky, Vasta, BJ the Chicago Kid and K Theory.

To help spread the good music and ideas, EDM.com has teamed up with Ultimate Ears, Brooklyn Cloth, Roku and Bucketfeet to bring fans the opportunity enter a truly awesome giveaway. One lucky winner will win a grand prize package including a backpack, joggers, varsity sweater, a 360-degree wireless Ultimate Ears Roll speaker, a Roku streaming stick and a 100% off giftcard to Bucketfeet.

Check out the prize items and After Party Tour schedule below, and then enter for your chance to win!

Brooklyn Cloth - Backpack, joggers, varsity sweater

Ultimate Ears - Roll 360 degree bluetooth speaker

Roku - streaming stick

Bucketfeet - 100% off Giftcard

Regional Semifinal Round and After Party dates:

4/18/2016 - Boston w: Lil Dicky & BJ The Chicago Kid @ The House of Blues

4/19/2016 - Philadelphia w: Giraffage & Amtrac @ Theater of Living Arts

4/22/2016 - Chicago w: SNBRN & KYLE @ Concord Music Hall

4/23/2016 - Denver w: GoldLink & K-Theory @ Gothic Theatre

4/26/2016 - St. Louis w: Tory Lanez & BJ The Chicago Kid @ The Pageant

4/28/2016 - Los Angeles w: Gryffin & Vasta @ Club Bahia

EDM.com x Recess Music + Ideas Festival GIVEAWAY!!! (Contest on Hive.co)

By bringing together forward-thinkers in both business and in art, RECESS hopes to inspire the next generation of envelope-pushers. Going beyond simply encouraging creativity and ingenuity, this unique event is actually empower burgeoning entrepreneurs and artists by giving them access to the resources they need to fuel their passions with help from partners Southwest Airlines, Verge, Pivot and Fiverr.

"We were a college startup just a few years back and know first-hand the challenges they face,” says RECESS co-founder, Jack Shannon. "Our goal is to give our fellow startups the foundational support needed to make it to the next level."

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