If you're a local singer, songwriter and/or musician, you could be Ellis Paul's opening act when he comes to the University of Maine at Presque Isle  Campus Center on Sunday, May 18.

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Here's how you enter the contest: Just post a video of one song featuring your best musical performance to the University of Maine at Presque Isle's Facebook page or tag@umpiowls with #UMPIspotlight and link to your video on Twitter. Then get your friends and fans to like/favorite your video.

The winner will perform an opening set at the start of Ellis Paul's concert, receive an Ellis Paul gift package with a signed poster, DVD, and signed CD's, along with a $100 talent fee.

But hurry! You must submit your video entry by May 13th.  The opening act will be announced on May 14th.  The winner will be selected based on a combination of Facebook likes of the video post and voting by Ellis Paul's team.



For more about Ellis Paul's concert at the University of Maine, click here.


Also, check out Ellis Paul's official website and YouTube channel.