: NM-State-Fair-Karaoke-Competition-Judges-Application
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Please read each question or statement very carefully before answering. Every field is required. 
If you are part of the Albuquerque, Rio Rancho or Santa Fe karaoke community you may not be a judge in this competition.  If you have ever participated in any of the previous karaoke competitions or showcase, you may not be a judge. 
We will take judges until we a have three judges for each location plus one back up for each location. Before you say yes to judge at a location, please check your calendar and make sure you can be there. You must be at least 21 years old. You will also be judging the venues and the KJ's for the best Venue and Best KJ.
Welcome to the NM State Fair Karaoke Competition Judges Application Page
Please read each question or statement very carefully before answering. Every field is required. 
If you are part of the Albuquerque, Rio Rancho or Santa Fe karaoke community you may not be a judge in this competition.  If you have ever participated in any of the previous karaoke competitions or showcase, you may not be a judge. 
We will take judges until we a have three judges for each location plus one back up for each location. Before you say yes to judge at a location, please check your calendar and make sure you can be there. You must be at least 21 years old. You will also be judging the venues and the KJ's for the best Venue and Best KJ.
NM State Fair Karaoke Competition-Judges Application

Your First and Last Name (Known as):


Your Address:


Your City, State, Zip:


Your Phone Number:


Your E-Mail Address:


You will be judging contestants on: Key, Timing, How Well They Know Their Song and Audience Interaction. Please tell us a little bit about your music background:
​(Your answer will be used in your profile)


Please tell us why you would like to be a judge in this competition:
​(Your answer will be used in your profile)


Please tell us why we should consider you as a judge in this competition:
​(Your answer will be used in your profile)



Give us the name and phone number of a non-relative for a reference about your reliability:



Please check the nights you would be able to judge: 

(You may judge as many as you want, once all applications are received and decisions of who will be the judges are made we will then make the schedule and let you know what it is. Most venue competitions will be approximately three hours.)  

(Note: Times at the NM State Fair are subject to change, hopefully it won't happen, but it is possible. You will receive one pass for each day you judge at the NM State Fair. Last Chance Qualify are expected to be from 5:45-6:45, then the Elimination Rounds from 8-9:15pm. The Semi Finals will be from 8-10:15pm, the Finals Round will be from 8-9:15pm and the Grande Finale from 5-7pm.)












































New Mexico State Fair Karaoke Contest
Judges Agreement

In submitting your application to judge any of the NM State Fair Karaoke Competitions you must agree to the following:

1-That you will not be intoxicated beyond fair judgment before and during the time of contestants to be judged.

2-That you will be fair in judgment to every contestant no matter what, even if you know the person, that you will not alter your judgment towards that person. 

3-That you will judge by the rules that are written, and have read and understood them.

4-If there are any questions to the written rules, you shall discuss it privately with Ozz and if necessary modifications will be made.

5-That you will not use the power of this judgment to belittle any of the contestants.

6-That you will report to every qualification, elimination, and final rounds you sign up for, and will arrive at least 15 minutes early. There is no guaranteed time of finish each night for the qualifying nights; it will depend upon the rotation of the regular singers mixed in with the contestants.

7-If you are not able to attend one of the events; you will give as much notice as possible.

8-Compensation: You shall receive $25 per event that you judge. You shall be paid by a Call Me Ozz company check at the commencement of the Grand Finale, which is on Sunday, September 16th.

9-You must sign a form 1099-IRS for non-employee compensation. Taxes will not be deducted. Although you may not have to report this income on your tax return, Call Me Ozz does have to report it as an expense.

10-You shall judge each contestant on a scale of 1-10 for their performance on: Key, Timing, How Well They Know the Song and how well they bring in Audience Interaction. There will be an additional 10 points for the Costume Competition.

11-You are not permitted to interact with the contestants. (See Rule #18 in the rules and the clarification of)

11.1-Cell phone use during the judging time is prohibited. 

11.2-Friends, Family, Spouses, Etc are not permitted in the judging area.

12-By agreeing to Judge this contest you are giving Call Me Ozz Dot Net, The N.M. State Fair and it's affiliates full copyrights to use your name and photos in any and all media and marketing opportunities and giving up any and future rights and royalties from this contest.

13-There will be a "Judges Profile Page" that anyone can go to, to see who the judges are. We only post your name, your musical background and your picture, unless you request no picture.

14-You are not of the "Karaoke Community".

Do you agree to the agreement listed above?                                    Have you read the rules?

​For your profile picture, would you like for us to use your Facebook Profile Picture, or would you rather e-mail one to us? (If you are e-mailing one, CLICK HERE and send it as an attachment.)




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Welcome to the NM State Fair Karaoke Competition Judges Application Page
Lucky 66 Bowl June 1st-Check-In Time: 8:00PM
Elk's Lodge (Rio Rancho) (Minors audition) June 10th-Check-In Time: 1:00PM
Zullo's Bistro June 14th-Check-In Time: 7:00PM
Drafty Kilt (Minors Audition) June 24th-Check-In Time: 1:00PM
Sidelines June 26th-Check-In Time: 7:00PM
Billiard Palace July 6th-Check-In Time: 7:00PM
Mariscos Altamar July 12th-Check-In Time: 5:00PM
Fiesta's Cantina July 19th-Check-In Time: 7:00PM
Effingbar July 26th-Check-In Time: 7:00PM
Leo's Nite Club August 1st-Check-In Time: 6:00PM
Fiesta's (Belen) August 11th-Check-In Time: 4:00PM
The Library Downtown August 14th-Check-In Time: 7:00PM
Camino Real Winery & Taproom August 25th-Check-In Time: 6:00PM
NMSF Thursday, September 6th - 7:00PM
NMSF Friday, September 7th - 7:00PM
NMSF Saturday, September 8th - 7:00PM
NMSF Sunday, September 9th - 7:00PM
NMSF Monday, September 10th - 7:00PM
NMSF Tuesday, September 11th - 7:00PM
NMSF Wednesday, September 12th - 7:00PM
NMSF Thursday, September 13th - 7:00PM
NMSF Friday, September 14th - 7:00PM
NMSF Saturday, September 15th - 7:00PM
NMSF Sunday, September 16th - 12:45PM
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