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1. What is included in the Free-Form?
Literally , it can be anything. Innovative videos, impressive posters, songs for concert promotion, and etc. Use any form to show us your creativity!
2. How will you count the number of MAKEs?
All participants will be given their own link. Spread your link to friends and family and encourage them to "MAKE" through your own personal link.
3. Are there any extra fees or expenses needed to participate in this project?
Airfare and housing will provided. You will need to pay for meals, souveniors, and any personal items or costs.
4. Will we have free time?
Yes. Participatns will be able to spend most nights as they please, but each day is pretty packed with schedules from 10AM-7PM. You will definitely be given at least a full day to discover Seoul.
5. Is MyMusicTaste hiring?
We're always looking for talented individuals to join our team, but The Movement will help bring you one step closer to doing what you love for a living. If you think you already have what it takes, keep your eye out on our website for hiring opportunities.
6. More Questions?
Send an email to us anytime! The email address is themovement@mymusictaste.com

The Movement will be 5 packed days of intense training to learn about the ins and outs of the concert and entertainment industry. We can’t give you full schedule just yet, but here are some highlights!

  • Marketing pow wows with your fellow participants to share ideas and possibly see those ideas come to life.
  • Advice and guidance on how to properly create, present, and follow through with presentations and proposals.
  • Learn about the tips and tricks to running a successful concert from start to finish.
  • Don’t take our word for it. Hear about the industry from a SM Entertainment employee that’s seen it all when it comes to SM Entertainment concerts.
  • See a Kpop group in action by attending a music show.
  • Hear it from the artist themselves.
  • Q&A’s with some of the most experienced leaders in the music, tech, and live entertainment industries.
  • Create a project with a team of like-minded enthusiast what want to do something extraordinary.


ELIGIBILITY: To be eligible to enter the  MyMusicTaste “The Movement” Global talent search and participate in the Contest, you must be:

•  Be able to legally travel to the Republic of Korea (http://english.visitkorea.or.kr/enu/GK/GK_EN_2_1_1.jsp)
•  Between the ages of 18 and 35
•  Not subject to a services contract that would prohibit you from rendering services, in connection with the Contest
•  If selected as the winner, you must be willing and able to travel to the MyMusicTaste office in Seoul, ROK as well as other local event sites as determined by MyMusicTaste
•  You agree to be available to attend such events from the date of the public announcement of the winner's, and otherwise comply with these terms.
Note: Employees or representatives of MyMusicTaste or their respective advertising agencies, and those domiciled with such employees or representatives, are not eligible to enter.

HOW TO SUBMIT: Visit the MyMusicTaste website on 12:00 NOON PST Monday August 24, 2015 until 11:59 P.M. on Sunday September 20, 2015 (the “Submission Period”) and complete the entry form. Part of the submission form is a digital free form application.  If you decide to submit a video response, you must have the YouTube link prepared prior to submitting the application.  All other responses can be uploaded on our registration form.
Note: You must film the video portion and upload it to your YouTube Channel PRIOR to filling out the Contest entry form. In order to submit a video, you must be a YouTube registered user. Registration on youtube.com is free, and can be obtained by logging on to www.youtube.com and following the onscreen instructions to register.
Note: YouTube is not a sponsor of this Contest, and thus has no responsibility or liability regarding the conduct or administration of the Contest.
Note: This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.
Note: This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Twitter.

Your submission will then be reviewed by MyMusicTaste.  MyMusicTaste administrators will select qualified applicants to send to Round 2.  

Round 2 winners will be announced on our MyMusicTaste eventpage, contest page, twitter page, facebook page and via email.  During round 2, the participants will have to promote a KPOP group using the MyMusicTaste platform.  The 20 participants with the most MAKES will proceed to Round 3.  MyMusicTaste administrators will also select 10 additional candidates of their choice to move on to Round 3.  

Round 3 will consist of a Skype interview with MyMusicTaste administrators.  MyMusicTaste administrators will select 6 participants from 6 different countries.
The right to consider any particular Submission is in the sole and absolute discretion of The MyMusicTaste. If your Submission is rejected by MyMusicTaste, you will not be notified.

SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS: You may only submit one (1) entry and one (1) free form response for the contest. You must complete all required fields, and must supply a video link if choosing a video media format.
The free form submission should demonstrate why you should be selected as the next promoter for MyMusicTaste and should highlight, for example, your promoting and marketing abilities and skills, your passion for and knowledge of concerts, the latest trends, social media and contemporary culture, and your overall attitude and suitability to become a live event promoter. Use your own ideas and be original. We want to see your full range of talents and skill.

The application must NOT contain material which is sexually explicit, obscene, pornographic, violent, discriminatory (based on race, sex, religion, national origin, physical disability, sexual orientation or age), illegal (e.g. underage drinking, substance abuse, computer hacking, etc.), offensive, threatening, profane, derogatory, or harassing.

By submitting applying you warrant that you are the sole copyright owner of the video, and that you have the authority to grant the permission and rights granted herein, and that no other permission is required to grant such rights, and you hereby irrevocably grant the MyMusicTaste and their respective affiliated companies, licensees, and assignees, the right, but not the obligation, to use your submission materials and submission for advertising, promotional and/or any other purposes whatsoever, in any and all media, without notice, review, or approval, in perpetuity without further compensation.

MyMusicTaste is not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate Submission information whether caused by Internet users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest or by any technical or human error or any other intentional, casual, or inadvertent misconduct, which may occur in the processing of the Submission. MyMusicTaste reserves the right to determine in their sole and absolute discretion which Submissions have satisfied the submission requirements.

LICENCE: By submitting your contest entry, you hereby grant to MyMusicTaste, a universal, non- exclusive, royalty-free, sub-licensable and transferable licence to use, reproduce, distribute, exhibit, prepare derivative works of, display, adapt, reformat, or translate all or any portion of the Submission for any purpose whatsoever, including;
a) Posting your submission to the Contest Website and/or a public viewing gallery and inviting the public to comment on and/or rate and/or share the Submission(s)
b) Posting the submission to MyMusicTaste’s website, wireless applications, interactive television, video on demand and any other media (collectively, the “Mymuisctaste Platforms”)
MyMusicTaste reserves the right to use (or not use) your Submission at all and/or as little of the Submission as they so choose.

WINNER SELECTION AND ELIMINATION PROCESS: You understand and agree that the selection and elimination of competitors is and shall be within MyMusicTaste’s sole and absolute discretion and that MyMusicTaste is not obligated to select you or to allow you to continue to participate in the Contest, if selected. You further understand and agree that MyMusicTaste inviting you to compete does not guarantee your appearance or participation as a competitor. If you are selected, and if you participate in the Contest or any part thereof, The MyMusicTaste is under no obligation to stream, broadcast and/or otherwise use your participation in and/or contributions to the Contest.  Winning this contest is also NOT a binding job offer.

During the contest period of August 24, 2015 to November 1, 2015 one or more administrators appointed by MyMusicTaste in its sole and absolute discretion will judge all eligible Submissions.

6 winners will be selected based off of their submissions, MAKES and Skype interview. During the Skype interview winners will be selected by the panel based on its determination as to which candidates best demonstrate promoting and marketing skills, passion for and knowledge of live concerts, trends, social media and contemporary culture, and the candidate’s overall attitude and suitability to become a MyMusicTaste promoter.

Each of the Winners will be contacted by phone by a representative of MyMusicTaste on or about November 16, 2015. In the event that one of the winners cannot be contacted by November 16, 2015, he or she will be disqualified and the Submission with the next highest score will be an eligible winner.
Note: MyMusicTaste will not be obliged to notify persons whose Submissions were not selected.

The Winners of the Contest will be announced by MyMusicTaste on or about November 16, 2015.
Proof of identification must be provided upon request. Winners will be required to sign and return within the time stipulated by MyMusicTaste, a full release and indemnity form stating that he/she has read and understood these Terms and the Competitor Agreement and Release, agrees to all of the grant of rights included within these Terms accepts the Reward as offered.  In the event that the Winner does not comply with all and/or is in breach of any of the provisions as contemplated in these Terms, or if any information is revealed or discovered which, because of the particular facts and/or nature of the information would, in MyMusicTaste’s reasonable judgment, adversely affect the Winners’ ability to represent MyMusicTaste properly, MyMusicTaste shall have the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify the eligible Winner(s) and select an alternate eligible Winner(s).

WINNER REWARD: Six winners from six different countries will receive a free trip to Korea (airfare and housing provided), attend a 5 day bootcamp on the concert industry, and experience kpop in Korea.

CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION: The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial, and municipal laws and regulations. You hereby unconditionally and irrevocably:
a) agree that MyMusicTaste shall have no liability whatsoever for, and shall be held harmless by participants against any liability for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind to person(s), including death, or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, as a result of participating in the Contest or any related activity, challenge, task and/or event;
b) release MyMusicTaste’s respective advertising and promotion partners, fulfillment and/or judging agencies, retailers, franchises, agents and their estate and/or family members from all liability, claims, action, or proceedings relating to the Contest and/or from injuries or damages arising in connection with or relating to participation in the Contest; and
c) waive any right to claim ambiguity in the Contest or these Terms or in the Competitor Agreement and Release.

By submitting your Submission, you are consenting to the collection, use and distribution of your personal information by MyMusicTaste for the purpose of implementing, administering, managing and fulfilling the Contest. MyMusicTaste will not sell, share or otherwise disclose your personal information with third parties, other than for the purposes of implementing, administering, managing and/or fulfilling the Contest or as permitted or required by law. By entering the Contest, you consent to the manner of collection, use and disclosure of personal information as set out in these Terms.

and/or submitting a Submission, you unconditionally and irrevocably agree that:

a) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Contest, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action;
b) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Contest, but in no event will attorneys' fees or other costs be awarded or recoverable; and c) under no circumstances will you be permitted to obtain any award for, and you hereby knowingly and expressly waive all rights to seek, punitive, incidental or consequential damages and/or any other damages, other than actual finally adjudicated out-of-pocket expenses, and/or any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. You unconditionally and irrevocably acknowledge and agree that MyMusicTaste, their respective agencies, web masters/suppliers, contractors and vendors are not responsible for any costs, injuries, losses, or damages of any kind arising from or in connection with:
d) incomplete, lost, late, misdirected, or illegible Submissions or for failure to receive Submissions due to any cause, including without limitation human, transmission, or technical problems, failures, or malfunctions of any kind, whether originating with sender, with MyMusicTaste or otherwise, that may limit your ability to participate in this Contest;
e) incorrect or inaccurate information whether caused by Internet users, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in connection with the Contest and assume no responsibility for any error, omission, malfunction, interruption, deletion, defect, or delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft, or destruction or unauthorized access to, tampering, or hacking;
f) any injury or damage resulting from participation in the Contest (including, without limitation, claims, costs, injuries, losses and damages related to personal injuries, death, damage to, loss or destruction of property, or any claims, costs, injuries, losses, or damages related to or based on the potential competitor's rights of publicity or privacy); and/or
g) your claim that you have somehow been defamed or portrayed in a false light and/or that your rights of privacy, personality and/or publicity have been infringed and/or violated.

The MyMusicTaste reserves the right, in their sole and absolute discretion, to disqualify anyone who violates the Submission Requirements, who they find to be tampering with the Submission process or operation of the Contest or to be acting in an unprofessional or disruptive manner, or with intent to threaten, abuse or harass any other person. If, for any reason, the Contest is not capable of running as planned by reason of infection by computer virus, worms, bugs, tampering, hacking, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures or any other causes which, in the sole opinion of MyMusicTaste, corrupt or affect the administration, operation, implementation, management, security, integrity or proper conduct of the Contest, MyMusicTaste reserves the right, in their sole and absolute discretion, to close the Submission Period at any time, cancel, terminate, modify and/or suspend the Contest and/or as otherwise deemed fair and equitable by Sponsors.