UNIVISION, SIMON COWELL AND RICKY MARTIN’S “LA BANDA” To Hold An OPEN-CALL AUDITION
In New York This Saturday, March 28th
OPEN CALL: MARCH 28TH
TKP NEW YORK CONFERENCE CENTER
109 WEST 39TH STREET
NEW YORK, NY
This Is A Regional Open Call Audition For The Largest Latin Talent Search In U.S. TV History, Aspiring Contestants Throughout The Northeast Are Encouraged To Attend.
“La Banda,” which airs this fall on Univision, aims to put together the world’s ultimate Latino boy band through the largest Latin talent search in U.S. TV history. Aspiring contestants (Boys that are U.S. residents and age 14+) will compete for a spot in “La Banda” and a recording contract with Sony Music Latin, home to the most prolific Latin artists, and Syco Music, the label that created the world biggest selling boy band â€“ One Direction.
The cross-country search for the ultimate Latino boy band began in Los Angeles on March 7, 2015, with hundreds of aspiring contestants from throughout the West Coast. The search will continue to Puerto Rico, Houston, New York, Chicago, and Miami. Auditions and registration are also already open online through LaBandaOficial.com or via Twitter, Facebook, Instagram or Vine submission with the hashtag #AudicionesLaBanda
Hosted by popular Univision personality Alejandra Espinoza, “La Banda” will premier in September of 2015.
“Simon Cowell’sâ€¦ Learning Spanish!… Simon Cowell is going in una direcciÃ³n nueva! â€¦the X Factor judge and original One Direction mastermind has a new show, La Bandaâ€¦ Auditions are open to boys over the age of 14 who live in the United States or Puerto Rico. .” â€“ E! News
“Simon Cowell has started looking for the ultimate Latino boy band! One Direction’s X Factor coach is opening auditions for five teenage guys to form a group in a new singing competition. â€˜I’m very excited about this show. There is a huge amount of talent out there and La Banda is going to give five guys the opportunity of a lifetime,’ he said. Since he’s put together so many of our favorite acts, like Fifth Harmony, we know he’s going to come up with a boy band that we’ll totally fangirl over!” â€“ J-14