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Blip to Win a Free Pass to the San Francisco Music Tech Summit

We are giving away two free passes to the SF Music Tech Summit, being held December 7th at the Hotel Kabuki. The first winner will be selected this Friday, November 13th and the second winner next Friday, November 20th.

To enter, all you need to do is blip a song to Twitter from your account, with “SFMusicTech” and “@blipfm” included in the Comments section of your blip. That’s it!  (Click here to see how to set your account to post to Twitter.) You can enter as often as you’d like, but you can only win once.

Additional Details
Blips with a Twitter timestamp between now and 11:00 pm on November 12th are eligible for the first free pass selection.  Blips with a Twitter timestamp between 11:01 pm November 12th and 5:00 pm November 19th are eligible for the second free pass selection.  (All times/dates are Pacific.)  Winners will be randomly selected and notified via email.  Winners must respond via email within 48 hours of award notification to get their free pass and confirm they will attend.  The prize consists only of one pass to the conference (valued at $129), and does not include any transportation, meals, lodging or other expenses.  All travel and attendance is the winners’ responsibility. We will publicly announce the winners upon confirmation.

The more you blip, the better your chances are to win.  Good luck!

The Team

Love Halloween? Enter’s Musical Halloween Costume Contest! Win 100 Credits

Contest Entry Rules:

1. Upload a Fan photo of yourself in costume to the Facebook Fan page (include your Blip DJ name)

2. Blip a theme song that matches it, with a link to that Fan photo

We will announce the winner on #MusicMonday. Entry deadline: 9pm Pacific, Sunday.

Good luck and Happy Halloween from the Team! CEO to speak at The Twitter Conference

Our own fearless leader and CEO Jeff Yasuda will be speaking on the music panel at The Twitter Conference in Los Angeles tomorrow at 3:15 pm PDT. Alongside Jeff will be what’s shaping up to be an awesome lineup of speakers and panelists for the two-day event, including Biz Stone (Co-founder, Twitter), Gavin Newsom (Mayor, San Francisco), Tony Hawk (Founder, Tony Hawk Foundation), and Dr. Drew (Loveline, Celebrity Rehab).

The conference, which promises to be “the place where developers, business people, and enthusiasts converge to find innovative ways to tap into the Real-Time Web”, is being held at the Skirball Cultural Center, 2701 Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles, CA, 90049-6833, September 22-23, with a registration fee of $429.

Click here for more info. Planning New SuperShop Experience

As a result of the recent unexpected closure of our merchandise partner, will be developing an even better store that will offer new services and fresh goodies sure to please blippers far and wide!

We apologize for the inconvenience this closure poses for those of you in the Bliposphere who currently have outstanding orders. We want to assure you that we are working very closely with our former partner to get your orders filled as soon as possible, or secure a 100% refund. We will be in touch with each of you over the coming days to give you a status report.

Though the circumstances were beyond our control, we take great pride in being responsive and supportive of you, our valued community members, and will take this opportunity to build an even better experience! We will keep you posted on when the new SuperShop will be launching.

If you have any questions about your order, you know where to reach us:

Stay tuned and thanks for your patience!

The Team

Calling all DJs - and Griffin Technology team up for Power Prize Pack Giveaway

Starting now, we’ll be randomly selecting 3 lucky DJs each Friday for the next four weeks to win a Power Prize Pack from our friends at Griffin Technology, the leader in ultra cool and useful iPod accessories!

The Power Prize Pack includes:

3 steps to enter:

  1. Simply include the hashtag: #griffin when you blip a song to Twitter. Visit your service settings page to set up your account to post your blips to Twitter.
  2. Be sure you are following both @griffintech and @blipfm on Twitter.
  3. Add GriffinTech as a favorite DJ.

That’s it. Easy!

The cutoff time is 5:00 pm (PDT) each and every Friday for the next four weeks (If you blip after the cutoff it’ll count toward the following week’s contest). Three lucky winners will be randomly selected and notified via email on Friday, September 11, 18, 25 and October 2 and must respond to that email no later than 11:59 PM (PDT) the following Monday to collect their winnings. 1 prize per winner (sorry, you can’t win twice). The more you enter the better your chance to win, so start blipping today and good luck!