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6 Apr 2017

DESIGN A SILVERSUN PICKUPS TOUR POSTER

Do you want to design the official SSPU poster for the upcoming headline tour? Starting later this month, Silversun Pickups, joined by Kiev, have a run of shows and are looking to their fans to submit their designs to be used as the concert poster for the shows listed below. All submissions are due 3pmET on April 17 and the winner will be contacted by April 20 via direct message on Instagram.

The winning poster will be printed in a very limited run and will be sold at the band’s merch booth at the shows below. 100% of proceeds will be donated to the ACLU.

One lucky winner will be selected to receive a prize pack that includes: 

  • One (1) printed poster of the winning design signed by all band members 
  • Five (5) copies of the printed post of the winning design 
  • Four (4) tickets to one of the shows listed below (transportation not provided) 
  • One (1) Silversun Pickups Hoodie 
  • One (1) Silversun Pickups T-shirt 
  • One (1) Silversun Pickups Scarf 
  • One (1) copy of each of the following Silversun Pickups albums on vinyl: Better Nature, Neck Of The Woods, Swoon, Carnavas, Pikul EP 

To enter, you will need to have your artwork designed for an 11” x 17” poster at 300dpi, allowing for 0.25” of bleed on all four sides of the design. Post your submissions on Instagram tagging the band at @SSPU and ALSO including the hashtag #silversunpickupstour in your post. We’ll find your submissions! The winner will need to provide an image of their design at the previously mentioned specs in a layered PSD file. The winning poster will be printed in a very limited run and will be sold at the band’s merch booth at the shows below. 

April 22 – Boulder Theater – Boulder, CO 
April 23 – Ogden Theater – Denver, CO 
April 25 – First Avenue – Minneapolis, MN 
April 26 – The Rave – Milwaukee, WI 
April 28 – Bogart’s – Cincinnati, OH 
April 29 – Newport Music Hall – Columbus, OH 
May 1 – Iron City – Birmingham, AL 
May 2 – Buckhead Theatre – Atlanta, GA 
May 4 – Diamond Ballroom – Oklahoma City, OK 
May 5 – The Brady Theater – Tulsa, OK