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    Thu, 24 Mar 2011 14:25:27

    Maroon 5 Launched 24-Hour Song Contest - They tried to create and record a song in a day

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    • Maroon 5 - NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 14:  Television journalist Matt Lauer (L) and singer Adam Levine of the band Maroon 5 shake hands on NBC's 'Today' at the NBC's TODAY Show on June 14, 2013 in New York, New York.
    • Maroon 5 - NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 14:  Singer Adam Levine of the band Maroon 5 performs has his hair and makeup  adjusted prior to performing on NBC's 'Today' at the NBC's TODAY Show on June 14, 2013 in New York, New York.
    • Maroon 5 - NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 14:  Singer Adam Levine of the band Maroon 5 performs on NBC's 'Today' at the NBC's TODAY Show on June 14, 2013 in New York, New York.

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    Renowned and famous Maroon 5 today began a world first this week, trying to create and record an original song from scratch in just 24 hours. An interactive social media wall provided the band with inspiration from fans in a music world first.

    Footage showing a one/one interview with Adam Levine and Jesse Carmichael, along with general views of the band entering their new 24-hour habitat and soundbites at the start of their 24-hour epic session is now available here.

    Coca-Cola will also be using this social experiment to raise money for RAIN (Replenish Africa Initiative).

    The interactions are centered on a movement based projection system that will stream the thoughts, inspiration and comments of fans onto the studio walls and direct to the band. Rather than gathering around a computer, the surfaces in the studio will be the canvas that will enable the band to interact directly with fans.

    What an ambitious undertaking!

    Did you watch Maroon 5's experiment?

    —Amy Sciarretto
    03.24.11




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