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Draw an Arctic Monkey and Win CDs!

[UPDATE: The contest is now closed]

What’s an arctic monkey? I don’t know either.

But I am sure YOU can draw it.

And if you draw an awesome one, you can win 3 CDs of your choice from Insound, Amazon or, CDUniverse.

How to Enter:
[UPDATE: The contest is now closed]

1. Go to and use GE‘s excellent sketchboard to draw your impression of an “arctic monkey”.

2. Once you’ve sketched *it*, click SEND, fill out your name and e-mail and put as one of the friends to send it to. Be sure to check the box to mail a copy to yourself as well – this way I can see your e-mail address and click SUBMIT.

3. There is actually no step 3, that’s it! 🙂

[UPDATE: The contest is now closed]


There are three prizes: The winner gets 3 CDs of their choice from either Insound, Amazon or CDUniverse. Second place gets two CDs and third place gets one.


Submissions will be accepted from Wednesday, March 14th, 3:00PM Eastern Time until Tuesday, March 21st, 12:00PM ET.

Not-so-fine print:

1. You can enter as many times as you wish, but you can only win once.2. You must provide your correct name and e-mail address to be eligible to win. 3. All CDs won must be selected from the same store. In other words, if you win two CDs, both of them will be ordered from one of the stores listed. 4. Each CD can have a maximum price of $20. I know that excludes some crazy imports, sorry! 5. This contest, the Hype Machine and are not affiliated in any way with General Electric, Domino Records or the Arctic Monkeys. This contest also does not represent endorsement of the Hype Machine or by General Electric, Domino Records or the Arctic Monkeys. 6. By submitting your drawing into this contest, you allow the Hype Machine and to display it as needed to show off your goods.


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