Anime Expo (AX) is accepting entries for a Music Competition. Anime Expo presents the best in Japanese music entertainment, featuring concerts from J-Pop, Ani-Song, Japanese rock and Idol Performers. The “Artist Alley” at AX is a venue for amateur and semi-professional artists to celebrate Japanese pop culture through works of art. In fact, participation by professional artists is prohibited. Amateur artists and bands can enter and get a chance to go up against a select number of finalists to see who has the biggest and baddest act. The Expo will be held from July 3 - 6, 2014 in Los Angeles. Rules and regulations can be found at http://anime-expo.org.