Giveaway: A Pair of Tickets to See The Sold-Out Girl Talk and Cool Kids Show at the Granada
|The scene at Girl Talk's last show in Dallas.|
For the uninitiated: Girl Talk (government name: Gregg Gillis) is a master of the remix, blending pre-recorded samples, often gleaned from instantly identifiable pop songs spanning genres and decades, into his own infectious jams.
Meanwhile, his opening act on this night, the Chicago-based hip-hop buzz act The Cool Kids, are similarly known for their own entertaining live shows. Last year, the duo performed at our Dallas Observer Music Awards showcase. Tomorrow night's show finds the band promoting their long-await propre full-length debut, which is scheduled for a July 12 release.
The show is cleverly sponsored by 7-Eleven, whose U.S. offices are headquartered in Dallas. As part of their Slurpee Mixmaker promotion, 7-Eleven offered tickets for the clever and super-cheap price of $7.11 apiece. No wonder tickets went so fast, leaving so many out of luck.
Till now, that is. Thanks to the folks at 7-Eleven, we've got one last pair of these highly coveted tickets on our hands -- tickets that, because we love you guys, we're going to turn around and pass along your way. Want the tickets? Click on the jump to find out how to win.
The fine print: Only one contest entry per person, please. If you send us more than one entry, you will be disqualified. All entries must be received by 5 p.m. to qualify in order to qualify. And, no, entries in the comment section of this post won't count; you'll need to go through email.
Update: Contest is over. Congrats to our winner!