2012, 10th Annual Underground Music Awards in NYC. Celebrity guests, music industry event, award ceremony. Come celebrate the upcoming artists and pay homage to the vets in the business. 10 years and running. Get your tickets today. Powered by Urban Threshold Enterprises (Rob Wright , Jesse Atkinson, JP Mars)
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Please Note that there is a $10 Drink/Food Minimum per Person for All Tables & Booths
General Admission is $40 per person
Booth Seating (Plush Leather Luxury Booth) is $70 per person (A minimum total of 4 tickets must be purchased by a party to receive a booth)
YOU CAN PURCHASE TICKETS ONLINE VIA TICKETMASTER OR DIRECTLY IN PERSON AT THE BB KINGS BOX OFFICE
We advise everyone to get tickets early due to the fact that the event usually sells out be the day of the event.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS FOR THE 2012 UMA AWARDS
When Will the 2012 UMA's Take Place?
The 10th Annual Underground Music Awards will take place Sunday, August 19th, 2012 EVERYONE MUST ARRIVE AT 6PM SHARP! Doors will open at 6:30PM and the ceremony will start at 8:15PM
Where will the 2012 UMA's Take Place?
The 10th Annual Underground Music Awards will take place at BB Kings in Times Square, NYC (42nd Street between Broadway & 8th Avenue) -
What time should I be there?
Everyone should arrive at BB Kings on August 19th, 2012 no later than 6:00PM. Doors will open at 6:30PM Sharp! We would like everyone to arrive on time if possible. If you are a nominee and you choose to walk the Red Carpet, then you should be there at 5:15PM
What Will The Security Be Like at the 2012 UMA's?
Please Note: There will be Very Tight Security: Off Duty Cops &
Undercovers will be Inside and outside of the venue courtesy of BB Kings -
(No Drugs or Weapons or Gang Colors Allowed) Moreover, Urban Threshold would like everyone to abide by the rules of BB Kings, which includes no violence, no drugs, no smoking and no weapons. Rules will be strictly enforced. Let's have a fun Award Show in the spirit of the Underground. ONE LOVE!!!!
What Time is the Red Carpet?
The Red Carpet is tentatively scheduled for 5:30PM.
Will I have to wait on line on the day of the UMA Awards?
Please expect to wait on the line before entering the venue. Urban Threshold does not control the security protocols of BB Kings. It is the BB Kings policy that everyone be thoroughly searched to ensure for a safe and secure event. Hence, we ask that you be patient and respect the BB Kings security and their rules. Additionally, Be prepared to see NYPD stationed outside and insde of the venue. No drugs, weapons or gang colors will be allowed.
What is the Dress Code for the 2012 UMA's?
The Dress Code is "Casual But Neat" - No Durags or Gang Colors allowed!
We would prefer that all of the males wear a button up shirt with a collar.
How Much are the tickets for the 2012 UMA's?
(Please note that all of the 2012 UMA nominees can attend the award show for free - each nominee will receive a special comp ticket for themselves to enter the awards) Everyone else, including managers, publicists, fans etc. must support and purchase a ticket!
Tickets are as follows:
General Admission or Full Price Tickets: $40
Full Luxury Booth Tickets: $70 per person (Must purchase 4 for a booth)
Tickets can be purchased at the BB Kings box office on 42nd street between Broadway & 8th Avenue anytime.
Tickets can also be purchased online via www.Ticketmaster.com or www.UndergroundMusicAwards.com
Direct Link to purchase tickets on TicketMaster:
CLICK HERE FOR THE DIRECT LINK TO PURCHASE TICKETS FOR THE UMA'S VIA TICKETMASTER
Are there any other costs to attend the UMA's?
There is a $10 drink/food minimum per person for each table and booth.
What type of comp tickets do the nominees receive?
Each UMA nominee will receive a general admission complimentary ticket for themselves to enter the venue.
As as nominee, Where Do I pick up my Comp Ticket?
All Nominees can pick up their comp tickets at the door on the day of the UMA's (8/19/12) at the 4PM checkin or as they are entering the venue at 6:30PM
As a nominee Where do I sit? And Will Everyone be seated or is it standing only?
Everyone will be seated at the UMA awards ceremony if they arrive early. The nominees will be seated in the center of the venue directly in front of the stage. Your family can sit with you. Seating is on a first come first serve basis. Therefore arrive early. No tables will be reserved for nominees.
Will there be tickets Sold At The Door on the day of the event?
Yes, Each year we reserve a certain amount of tickets to be sold on the day of the event. However, it is imperative that you have your friends, family and fans purchase tickets via www.UndergroundMusicAwards.com or www.TicketMaster.com prior to August 19th 2012.
Is there an age limit to get in the club?
BB Kings is an all ages club. But, bring your ID as well.
How Long is the UMA event?
The Underground Music Awards program is expected to be a 3 1/2 hour event.
Can I Bring Cameras to the event?
Yes, you can bring cameras to the event.
When Is The UMA Pre-Party for The 2012 UMA's?
The UMA Pre-Party Showcase is on Saturday, 8/18/12 @ Club Arena in NYC. Club Arena is located in Queens, NY (80-12 51st Avenue, Elmhurst, New York Right Off Of Queens Blvd)
How do I Perform At The 2012 UMA Pre-Party Showcase?
Now Booking Artists & Producers To Perform at The UMA Pre-Party Showcase Saturday, 8/18/12 @ Club Arena in NYC
PLACE: Club Arena (80-12 51st Avenue, Elmhurst, New York Off Of Queens Blvd)
DATE: THE UMA PRE -PARTY IS SATURDAY, AUGUST 18TH, 2012
TIME: DOORS OPEN AT 7:00PM/SHOWTIME AT 9:00PM.
AGE: 18 OR OLDER/TIGHT SECURITY/ID A MUST
ADMISSION: $10 @ THE DOOR
GET BOOKED NOW TO PERFORM AT THE UMA PRE-PARTY SHOWCASE
Each artist or producer selected must Pay a registration fee of $250 and they will receive the following:
- Perform (1) One Song
- Receive (1) One Free Ticket To The 10th Annual Underground Music Awards at BB Kings taking place Sunday, August 19th, 2012 at BB Kings in Times Sq.
- Get (1) One Song or Video Featured on the popular Blog RespectTheGrind.net
(TO BE CONSIDERED FOR PERFORM AT THE UMA PRE-PARTY SHOWCASE ON SAT. 8/18/12 @ CLUB ARENA IN NYC PLEASE SEND SONG, PHOTO & PHONE NUMBER TO URBANBUZZFACTOR@GMAIL.COM OR MRRAW78@YAHOO.COM. VERY TIGHT SECURITY. NO GANG AFFILIATIONS ALLOWED. LIMITED SLOTS AVAILABLE. FOR SPONSORSHIPS CALL 347-664-2908)
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